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Aimpoint Clones

Discussion in 'Shooting Gear and Storage' started by Roadwild17, Jan 30, 2009.

  1. Roadwild17

    Roadwild17 Participating Member

    Jun 15, 2005
    Im interested in getting a red dot for my AK to go on a UTG rail system. Im not looking to drop a lot of money on it maby $250 tops. I don't have the rail yet, so if you know of a option that doesn't need the rail thats fine.

    Im interested in a aimpoint clone and have a few questions.
    Are these clones a copy of the aimpoint circuitry offering a long battery life, or are they a run of the mill red dot inside a aimpoint shell?

    I found someone on THR selling them here


    any familiar with these?
  2. shouldifail

    shouldifail New Member

    Oct 4, 2007
    great lakes state
    i've got one that i purchased a couple years ago from some place in canada.
    it seems to hold zero well (shooting .223),
    when i got mine, the most dim setting did not work, still doesnt.

    it takes the small watch type batteries, which sucks....but i haven't had to change the batteries as of yet.
    i wish someone made and eotech clone of similar quality.
    the flip lense covers on mine are a little....flimsy.
    other than that i'm more than happy with it.
    and the price i paid was in the same ballpark as the one in the link you posted.
  3. m4joey94

    m4joey94 New Member

    Feb 1, 2009
    somewhere, ny
    i've been looking for an aimpoint clone as well!
    try 1337tactical.com; when i googled " aimpint clones" this website showed up.
    if any one has done business with this site, could you tell me if it is reliable?
  4. Rembrandt

    Rembrandt Senior Member

    Feb 1, 2003
    These guys have them for a little over $100 each complete with a Knights Armaments (#98512) mount. These have both red and green dot depending which way you turn knob. (The mount alone lists for nearly $200).

    Scope is not listed on their website, you'll need to call 319-551 -5842 www.apexodt.com

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