Simply place the adapter plate onto slide and secure it using the two #6-32 screws provided. Tighten the screws firmly (30-50 in-lbs.) using a Torx® T-15 wrench (not included). Install the optic onto the Adapter Plate by following the sight manufacturer’s mounting specifications (sight not included). The Adapter Plate is 1.700″ long x .975″ wide and weighs .2 ounces. This Genuine Ruger Factory Accessory is made in the USA.