No Sights for the American?

HawkinsBy Clint Hawkins
Owner Hawkins Arms LLC,
AGI Pro Course Graduate, GCA Member

The Ding Dong Ya Say! ( I like the sound of Ding Dong, don’t you?)

In comes this nice new Ruger® American Rifle in .308 equipped with scope mounts.  Well, actually it came in with a client. My client says he wants peep sights on it.  “OK,” says I.  “This will cost, seeing that there is no provision for iron sights.  I will probably have to do some modifying to parts and possibly, but not likely, to the rifle.  Why do you want peep sights instead of the scope it is ready for?”  He allowed that since it is such a short rifle, it would make a good brush gun, and he wants peep sights.

Ruger® American Rifle in .308 Winchester, sans iron sights

Ruger® American Rifle in .308 Winchester, sans iron sights

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