Mr. Adventure wrote:
They didn't generally aim the bigger ones did they? I guess I never paid much attention but it seemed like they always kind of fired them with the gun by their side then actually aiming them.
Here's the only shot in the series I'm aware of where you can see how the phaser-2 is aimed using the phaser-1 sight. It's from The Man Trap,
when Kirk stuns Dr. Crater.
pointed it out on the board a little while back, over in this thread