An affordable red-dot sight with a built in laser that actually works? That's what the Redfield Counterstrike is, and its combination of utility, reliability and relatively low retail price make it an absolute boon for consumers. It mounts easily to any Picatinny rail system, making the Counterstrike ideal for the vast multitude of new AR owners.
Golden Bullseye Awards: Redfield Counterstrike
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