Ruger LCR .38 w/ FOS. What does "FOS" mean?

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Ruger LCR .38 w/ FOS. What does "FOS" mean?

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Post by surprise_i'm_armed » Thu Apr 05, 2018 5:46 pm

Today I was just window shopping at Academy Lewisville. I noticed that they had
a Ruger LCR (Lightweight Compact Revolver) which had a tag that read
"Ruger LCR .38 w/FOS".

The counterman has a lot of experience with firearms, but he could not define FOS.

I searched the Ruger site, and then Bing for a definition, but came up with nothing.

Can anyone define this term?

Thank you.

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Re: Ruger LCR .38 w/ FOS. What does "FOS" mean?

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Post by Tylerscott20 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 5:50 pm

Fiber optic sight

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Re: Ruger LCR .38 w/ FOS. What does "FOS" mean?

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Post by The Annoyed Man » Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:04 am

Tylerscott20 wrote:Fiber optic sight
Thats where I’m putting my money.
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Re: Ruger LCR .38 w/ FOS. What does "FOS" mean?

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Post by rotor » Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:29 am

I have one with regular sights. Kicks pretty good. I do like it though. With the FOS I am sure it is accurate to at least 10 feet vs 9 feet with regular sights.

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