AR-15/M-16 XS® Upgraded TROY® Folding BattleSight™ Flip-Up Bases

Mar 30, 2014 No Comments by

March 2014 – Fort Worth, TX – XS® now offers from-the-factory installed XS® Sights in TROY® Folding BattleSight™ flip-up bases. This complete BUIS set is designed for same plane picatinny rail systems and is an easy do-it-yourself installation; Kit includes red thread locking compound. TROY® BattleSight™ front base is upgraded with a XS® 24/7 Tritium […]

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AR-15/M-16 XS® Upgrade: Big Dot® Xpress Threat Interdiction™ Sights

Mar 27, 2014 No Comments by

March 2014 – Fort Worth, TX – First introduced in 2012, XS® Sight Systems has extended the Xpress Threat Interdiction™ (XTI™) product line to include Big Dot® Tritium Express and 24/7 Tritium® Angle Mount Back-Up Iron Sight upgrades for your AR-15/M-16. Designed for firearms equipped with handguard mounted top picatinny rail systems, this low-profile night […]

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Taking Care of BUIS-ness | By: Bob Boyd

Feb 12, 2014 No Comments by

In the March 2014 edition of NRA Shooting Illustrated, writer Bob Boyd’s Pro Shop Column “Taking Care of BUIS-ness” features XS Sights. “A departure from traditional AR-style iron sights, XS Sights Xpress Threat Interdiction Sights offer a highly visible, angle-mounted, Picatinny-compatible design for ultrafast acquisition at close range.” Available in both the Tritium Standard Dot […]

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Common Sense MSR Accessories | By: Richard Mann

Oct 07, 2013 No Comments by

“There is an entire world of AR-15 accessories at your disposal, but all your AR really needs is a good trigger and sights you can see.’  “Sometimes you need to shoot things with an AR that are just too close for you to use your optical sight….XS Sights has developed an ingenious solution that will […]

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Aug 23, 2013 No Comments

“I was recently testing a sort of mid-price red dot sight, ostensibly for ‘hard police use, for duty rifles’ and ‘able to take punishment’ and was ‘tactical’ and all that sort of stuff. Except it broke when I tried to turn it on. The knob sort of came off in my fingers and the battery […]

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Must Have AR-15 Accessories | By: Richard Mann

Feb 25, 2013 No Comments

AR-15 Accessories are Endless, But Dress Your AR Responsibly: The subject matter of a recent article by Richard Mann where he discusses the 3 upgrades to make – and highlights Timney Triggers, Leupold Optics and XS Sight Systems as go-to manufactures. Read this at Mann’s Empty Cases Blog –

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‘Machine Tech – Custom PR 3 .308 AR’ – XS® XTI™ Angle Mount Sights

Jun 29, 2012 No Comments

In Guns Magazine Combat AR-15 Special Edition magazine Summer/Fall 2013, John Russo reviews JD Machine Tech’s Custom PR 3 .308 AR. “For close-in work, a set of the new XS Sight Systems XTI sights were added…(to) give the shooter quick target acuisition at closer distances.” This is one sexy looking .308 AR and Russo’s history […]

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XS Sights XTI™ AR-15 Angle Mount Sights in American Handgunner

May 16, 2012 No Comments

“If your “fill-in-the-blank-here” optical sight takes a dump, you cant the rifle a bit, align your “oh-so-familiar” pistol-type sights — and go back to work. Or, if the object of your attention is suddenly very, very close, you can engage with easy-to-see open sights, with little to no off-set, as you might have with standard […]

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