Accession Number : ADD006617

Title :   Front Sight for Small Arms.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Elbe,Ronald E

Report Date : 03 Aug 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The invention concerns a front sight for handguns having side vanes for shading the sighting surface from undesirable reflections, and providing ramps to prevent the sight from snagging when used with a holster.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Gun sights, Small arms, Front ends and surfaces, Ramps, Reflection, Shielding

Subject Categories : Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE