Best Laser Sights For AR-15
Simply exampled, no fluff – here are our top best laser sights for the AR-15.
The first sight that we will take a look at is the Streamlight TLR-2 Green Laser. Even though there are updated models, like the TLR-4, the TLR-2 is still definitely is worth mentioning. Not only does it provide an outstanding laser, but has a bright, tactical grade flashlight built into the body as well. The durability of this laser/ light combo is worth the higher price you will pay for it.
With approximately 17 hours of use and in the 3R laser class, this laser attachment sight comes in three different colors and is ideal for use with the AR-15 and other semi-automatic rifles Some of the main features with the laser include continuous use up to an hour and a half, with both white and green settings available. The TLR-2 also operates in temperatures up to 120 degrees and down to 40 degrees Fahrenheit, which is more than what several other lasers can do.
Fit to a standard rail, this is the Green Laser Sight System by Ozark Armament is a green laser product that is built to withstand some of the harshest recoil a firearm could possibly have. The Ozark has both a rail attachment and a barrel attachment for easy transition to different pieces.
The Ozark was designed to work mainly for the rifle and allows for quick and efficient targeting while in use. This product is in the laser class 3R, like the Streamlight TLR, and has a full year warranty to buyers. Besides the fact that it can be used with different rifles and shotguns, it is also user friendly and has an on/off switch (similar to that of a flashlight) with an activated pressure pad as well.
The Viridian X5L Green Laser Sight has has a 532nm wave length that is able to be used in both daytime and nighttime. This is also a class 3R laser product that comes with a LED light able to use a strobe mode of 224 Lumen to confuse attackers. Not only is it very user friendly, it also comes with a 6+ hours of constant laser use and a universal mounting system.
The Sightmark LoPro Designator Sight with Green Laser by Sightmark has a discreet design for use on multiple styles of rifles, including the AR-15. It has both a Weaver and a Picatinny mount, can be adjusted for windage and elevation and, most of all, is weatherproof. In the daytime, this laser can be seen up to 50 yards away and up to 600 yards away at night.
With two choices of color, this laser is choice for those that are searching for versatility and compatibility. As an added bonus, the Sightmark LoPro is designed to be easy to sight in as well.
The TRUGLO Micro-Tac Tactical Micro Laser is a high-efficiency laser that can be used by both right handed shooters and left handed shooters. It gives you the option between a red laser and a green laser, both of which are able to operate in from fourteen up to a hundred and twenty two degree weather.
Made of lightweight, aircraft-grade aluminum, the TRULGO has mounts for both Weaver and Picatinny style rails. Windage and elevation set screws are also provided as part of the kit.