The Glocks are a series of semi-automatic handguns manufactured by an Austrian company and sold with success all over the world. Enjoying such a huge popularity, Glock pistols are usually paired with dedicated the best Glock sights designed for targeting during low light conditions.
Therefore, let’s see which are the most popular sights on the market.
One of the best Glock sights on the market is, without a doubt, the one manufactured by the same company, namely the Glock Factory OEM Night Sights.
These night sights are compatible with almost all Glock models and are designed for extremely easy targeting during no light conditions. Both the front and the rear sights are equipped with green tritium tubes that are extremely easy to see in the dark.
The sights are made of the same material as the handgun, namely black polymer, and they can be easily mounted on the pistol.
Most of the users appreciate the high quality of the make and the installation ease, the only complaints being related to the lack of an instructions manual. Apart from this small flaw, it is easy to understand that pairing your gun with custom made sights is the best thing you could do.
Nevertheless, if you would like to have a look at some compatible models, here are is our top five best Glock sights reviews.
Trijicon is a manufacturer of reliable and well-built military tested products. A product that stands out is the set of Glock sights that are compatible with almost all the models of the brand.
These Glock sights are made of durable steel and are equipped with silicone cushions that provide shock protection for the tritium vials. The sights are really easy to install and, according to the users’ opinion, they can successfully replace the original stock sights.
The glow in the dark is ensured by 3 green tritium vials encased in an aluminum frame. Two of them are positioned on the rear sight and one on the front sight, allowing a quick targeting and instinctive shooting. The vials are guaranteed to glow for 12 years and are circled by white rings that increase the visibility during daylight.
Trijicon sights are compatible with the G17, 17L, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 38, and 39 Glock pistol models.
An extremely popular set of Glock night sights is theTru-Dot by Meprolight. The manufacturer advertises these sights as the top choice of the police and military forces and the customers appreciate their delicate glow.
The Tru-Dot night sight set is made of “the highest quality material”, although the manufacturer doesn’t specify what type of steel it is used. The black frames have rounded edges to avoid damaging the skin and the look is enhanced by the colored dots that act like white sights in the daylight.
Meprolight uses tritium vials to light these sights in the dark, and there are various color combinations to choose from. The most popular set is, without a doubt, with green front and rear sights, but you can also choose between green and orange or green and yellow. The glow is guaranteed for 12 years.
Tru-Dot is compatible with all 9mm Glock handguns, which are the G17, 19, 22, 23, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 38, and 39 models.
TRUGLO sights are a true revolution on the Glock night sights market, and their huge popularity makes us consider them among the top best Glock sights.
TRUGLO have a simple yet original design, the green tritium vials being enclosed in CNC steel frames that expose the body of the vials for a beautiful, modern finish. The rear piece is more rounded than many other models, providing ultimate comfort in handling the gun.
TRUGLO uses an innovative combination of tritium and fiber optic to ensure a smooth transition through all light conditions and ultimate glow in the dark. The fiber optic gathers the light emitted by the tritium vials and transports it to the flared end that creates a more visible dot in the dark.
TRUGLO is manufactured in two sizes, one compatible with the 9mm handguns and one specifically designed for the Springfield XD/XD(M) models.
One of the best Glock sights available on the market is the Big Dot sight by XS Sights. This set of tritium sights is extremely popular because of its unique shape and durable construction.
The Big Dot sight set certainly impresses with its original design of both the front and the rear piece. The front piece is sleek and slightly more compact than other similar models while the rear piece boasts a V-Notch design that provides a larger field of view for better target identification.
Big Dot uses tritium gas vials to guarantee night glow but the special feature of this set is the really big white dot on the front component that reflects the light for even better visibility. The large front sight, on the other hand, improves the speed of target acquisition.
The Big Dot is compatible with the G17, 19, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 31-36, 20, 21, 29, 30, 37, 30S, 40, and 41 models.
A pair of best Glock sights for sale that enjoys a huge popularity thanks to its outstanding characteristics is the Pro-IDOT by Ameriglo. Let’s have an in-depth look at its features.
This sight set is made of durable steel and impresses with its sleek design and round edges that will allow you to use the gun without damaging your skin or clothes. The shape of the rear piece is ideal for a quick target acquisition in all light conditions.
These sights are equipped with two tritium vials, one for the front and one for the back piece. According to the users, the “dot over dot” night sight is easier to acquire compared to the models that use two glowing dots for the rear piece. The orange outline on the front piece makes targeting during daylight a breeze.
Pro-IDOT is compatible with the G17 and 19 models.