Trijicon SRO vs RMR? Again we would like to point out that the SRO is not a replacement for the RMR. Anyone have the chance to try the new SRO? Last year, Trijicon stunned the shooting world when they introduced the Specialized Reflex Optic (SRO). However, the SRO is a worthy contender and definitely worth consideration, especially for the concealed-carry crowd. #14008270 07/28/19: Joined: Nov 2003. The RMR has its place in the market and out n the field that is solidly rooted through years of application. I managed to get to the range a couple times, along with messing around the house with it a little bit. Trijicon RMRcc (LEFT) vs Trijicon RMR (RIGHT) Another consequence of the width being tightened up by 0.2″ (5.1mm) is that it altered the placement of the battery and the RMRcc screw hole pattern. There is no need to dismount the optic for battery changes with a quick-change top loading battery. J. There is an overhang in the front that is approximately ⅜ inch beyond the RMR length. Joined: Nov 2003. Been looking at a rmr for a long time now the sro … I tend to not drop guns but people who use my stuff do. ). Faster Target Acquisition Starts with Faster Red Dot Acquisition. It’s also engineered with Trijicon’s legendary durability, so it can withstand abuse on and off the range. Posts: 17,865. Worried about dropping it. The Trijicon SRO ® (Specialized Reflex Optic) is designed with a maximized field of view and a clean, crisp red dot that deliver improved pistol accuracy in competitive-shooting and target-shooting applications. The SRO similar to the Trijicon RMR easily mounts to popular red-dot-ready pistols, is compatible with most RMR mounts, and does not require a sealing plate. Kinda hard on my equipment. The RMR is definitely durable but Trijicon has done a poor job updating the RMR's design (top-loading battery, better glass, etc. Rmr vs sro for accidental dropping. Campfire Kahuna. OP. Mobile. Already owning a respectable share of the red-dot pistol market, many wondered why Trijicon would come out with a product that would potentially compete with the RMR. Campfire Kahuna. Trijicon SRO 2.5 MOA Review My friend was kind enough to let me borrow his SRO for a week and I got it mounted to a Glock 17 with a Brownells RMR-cut slide and a Victory 1st threaded barrel. As with the RMR, the SRO runs off of the commonly available CR2032 battery, but no longer will users need to dismount the optic from the firearm in order to replace its power supply. Would like to buy once and not worry again. It looks bigger, but also looks like it might be easier to use due to the larger view? Buying my fist red dot. Mobile. Posts: 17,865. Compatible with the RMR mounting footprint and with 1 MOA, 2.5 MOA, and 5 MOA dot sizes, the competition oriented SRO has a generous window and is very eyeball friendly. 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