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i am looking for a good sight that i can easily move my pins with. i have the tru glo now and once i loosen the screw, either i forget where it was or i cant get it precise because of the screw and its just a hassel to sight it in 3 times to get it right.....and i think the g5 optix line would be my answer. what are your guys opinions of the g5 optix LE?? thanks!
 

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I had one and would not recomend it. For the money, you would be better off with a black gold. IMO
 

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Axcel Armortech HD. It simply does not get much simpler. Take one allen key to your bow for adjusting individual pins and the rest are micro tooless adjustable.
 

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I have the G5 XR3 and absolutly love it. I was going to get the LE but decided to spend a little more. The 3 fixed pins and the floating hybrid is just awesome and super easy to use.
 

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I have a G5 LE optix & let me say theres pro's con's to them.
- 1st one I had I cracked part where the sight/base connects = got new one, thanks cabelas :darkbeer:
- the screws for the sight pins snap too easy, I snap 1 & lived with it since it was only 1 gone.

other than that I never experienced the noise like others have mentioned & the sight pins held firmly in place & every part was easy to adjust with micro control, though the pins are on the dull side w/o the light knob.
I've only had it break while it dealt with the screws never in the field, so maybe baby the tightening process.
 

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hhahah

i am shooting one right now and i would not recomend it. they are a huge pain in the @$$. i am moving on to sure loc Lethal Weapon 1's and never looking back. i have broken more Sight screws than i can believe my self. i started not tightening them down as tight and the pins always move. not to mention they seem to not have the adjustability that others do. the only thing i liked about them was the micro adjust was very nice to use everytime a screw broke or a pin moved on me.
 

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My Experience (with the Optix XR 4 pin)

The micro adjust was just okay, I also couldnt get great pin gaps and struggled to get a 20 yd and 30 yd pin, and I'm shooting a 75# air raid with 420 grain arrows, its quick, but no barn burner.

As far as Durability it seemed solid, also pretty light.

However I would be uneasy about cranking down the pins super tight.

The micro adjust worked, maybe a little less easy than others but it worked.

I actually felt the pins were pretty bright, even without a light, and the light is a cool feature too!

I've heard the customer service is top notch as well!

However I did just trade it for a spot hogg, and I have to say it seems like the quality is much better! I'm no fan boy, and I dont believe that expensive is always better, however I have to say that I'm a big spot hogg fan. The sight just seems much more rock solid, I'm not afraid to crank down bolts, the micro adjust seems better. And with the wrap I think its fairly bright.

Overall I wouldnt say the G5 is a bad choice at all, however I would encourage you to take a look at a spot hogg in person if you get the chance. They can be had used pretty reasonable on here too! :darkbeer:
 
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