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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:24 pm

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Post by james r chapman on Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:27 pm

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:29 pm

Why is my bullets shooting low? 10 yards glock 42 380 caliber

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:31 pm

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:32 pm

Sorry for all the dup pictures. My mouse stuck LOL

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:51 pm

Shot off sand bags. Steady rest

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:00 pm

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:01 pm

Last picture is same sight picture with factory glock sights at same distance. 10 yards

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Post by Wobbley on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:11 pm

When I’m shooting a gun with the “3 Dots” or a glow worm front sight, I use the front sight dot like a regular red dot.  I put the dot of the front sight on the point I want to hit and then align the rear sight dots so they’re level and evenly spaced around the front dot.  That way my mental image is “dot on target—shoot!”
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Post by jjfitch on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:22 pm

smsnyder wrote:Why is my bullets shooting low? 10 yards glock 42 380 caliber
You are confusing combat sights with POA/POI! 

As in the previous post the 3 dot sights are for that "flash sight picture" in combat shooting COM hits! The front sight dot covers the POI!

By placing the top of the front sight at the target center will print low exactly as designed!

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:34 pm

Smiles you lost me here.

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:40 pm

I allways used a 6 oclock hold but apparently trijicon nights sight are not set up to do that. What is causing my shoots to shoot low when splitting the bullseye?

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:43 pm

How do i raise point of impact?

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Post by Tripscape on Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:59 pm

To raise POI shave off from top of rear sights. Exactly how much you can calculate with sight calculator online.

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Post by DA/SA on Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:05 pm

Tripscape wrote:To raise POI shave off from top of rear sights. 
That (a shorter rear sight) will lower POI even more.
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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:37 pm

Heck i am not going to shave off top of rear sight at $120 for the sight. Besides that you can't. It has the night vision vowls in it.

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Post by Wobbley on Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:26 pm

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Use sight image 3.  Put the front sight dot where you want to shoot.
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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:48 pm

Wow sight 3. Covers the target. I have been shooting 6 o'clock hold for 30 years. Big change

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:51 pm

Of course I always had adjustable rear sight. Fixed sight on the glock 380

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:05 pm

I just talked to my state police buddy and there using sight picture 2.

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Post by smsnyder on Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:07 pm

I just talked to my state police buddy and there using sight picture 2.

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Post by STEVE SAMELAK on Tue Jan 05, 2021 11:27 pm

Keep in mind that the G42 & G43 are center of mass at Oh Crap distances, not center of bull.   Need help with sight picture 1883569342
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Post by Texasref on Sat Jan 09, 2021 11:54 am

Besides not seeing as well as I used to. My minds eye wants to cover where I want the bullet to go. So a dot is now the way to go for me.
POA/POI
Night sights are for self defense shooting, not for targets. While I agree you need to be practiced with the guns you have, when something happens it's a point shoot match.

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Post by Tripscape on Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:04 pm

DA/SA wrote:
Tripscape wrote:To raise POI shave off from top of rear sights. 
That (a shorter rear sight) will lower POI even more.

Yes, you are correct. I did this procedure so long ago that I remember raising POI, but I guess I did lower it. Apologies.

From the internet: "[size=46]Always remember: Move the rear sight in the same direction you want your point of impact to move & your front sight the opposite direction you want POI to move."
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[size=46]It would be shaving front sight. You would be surprised how NOT much shaving is required to do this procedure. I had trijicons and no issues shaving and re-blue.
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[size=46]https://www.dillonprecision.com/sight-correction-calculator.html[/size]

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