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Magpul Back Up Rear Sight (MBUS) Gen2 [Multi-Color]

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  • Magpul Back Up Rear Sight - Flat Dark Earth
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  • Magpul Back Up Rear Sight - Black
  • Magpul Back Up Rear Sight - OD Green
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Magpul Back Up Rear Sight (MBUS) Gen2 [Multi-Color]

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  • Light weight and resists operational abuse.
  • Spring-loaded flip up sight easily activated from either side or by pressing the top.
  • Detent and spring pressure keeps sight erect but allows for unobstructed folding under impact, etc.
  • Fits any Mil-Spec 1913 Picatinny and STANAG 4694 receiver rail and provides the same height-over-bore as standard A2 irons.
  • Protective wings shield the dual, same plane flip apertures.
  • Sight can still be folded with either large or small aperture in position.
  • Detent knob easily and positively adjusts windage.
  • Made in the U.S.A.


  • Material: Ploymer
  • Weight: 1.3 oz.
  • Height above rail, stowed: ~0.51 in.
  • Center of aperture to top of rail: 1.42 in.
  • Length, stowed: 2.6 in.
  • Length, deployed: 1.5 in.


Whether you're looking for some iron sights to back up your optic or just a reliable set of primary sights, Magpul has you covered with their Magpul Back Up Sight (MBUS).

This rear back up sight is made of impact-resistant polymer for maximum durability. It can fold down and stay out of the way if necessary, and you can pop this spring loaded sight back into the upright position in an instant by pressing down on the top of the sight!

The Magpul MBUS rear sight features three different apertures, allows for accuracy at mid to long ranges and quick sight alignment for CQB. You can easily adjust the sight for windage with the knob located on the side of the sight. Whether you use your AR-15/M-16 for work, competition, or recreation, you won't find a better rear back up sight than the MBUS from Magpul!

The Magpul Back Up Rear Sight (MBUS) Gen2 comes in: Black, Flat Dark Earth, Stealth Gray and OD Green.

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  1. Magpul Back Up Rear Sight (MBUS) Gen2 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 22nd Jul 2016

    Excellent back up sights if your primary optics fail. Easy to install and adjust In only a few minutes.

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