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Sep 13th, 2017 at 7:56pm
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Which way does a front sight drive out of the slot? I have one that is loose and I want to tighten it by peening the bottom with a center punch.
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Reply #1 - Sep 13th, 2017 at 7:58pm
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Standard is to install from the right side.
  

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Reply #2 - Sep 14th, 2017 at 2:19pm
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Instead of using a center punch, try hammer down on the top edge, works better.
  

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Reply #3 - Sep 14th, 2017 at 2:21pm
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Right side as you look from which end? Seriously.
Holding the gun I assume.
Ive made the mistake several times and would like to not do so anymore.
Ill memorize it on this threads reply.
  
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Reply #4 - Sep 14th, 2017 at 2:48pm
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corerftech wrote on Sep 14th, 2017 at 2:21pm:
Right side as you look from which end? Seriously.
Holding the gun I assume.
Ive made the mistake several times and would like to not do so anymore.
Ill memorize it on this threads reply.


Right side as you fire it.
  

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