Nice set up, nice review. Pretty much what I plan on doing to my WASR, eventually. Aging eyes with the normal AK sights do not go together well. I did add a Mojo peep rear sight which helps a lot, but a red dot is in the works.
"The Marines I have seen around the world have, the cleanest bodies, the filthiest minds, the highest morale, and the lowest morals of any group of animals I have ever seen. Thank God for the United States Marine Corps. Eleanor Roosevelt, 1945"