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Posted: 12/16/2005 5:38:46 PM EST
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Link Posted: 12/16/2005 6:21:04 PM EST
The one I got from Tantal a while back required drilling two holes in the receiver and attaching with screws from the inside. Pretty simple. Measure twice, cut once rule applies.
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 3:58:54 PM EST
You use screws or rivets??
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 4:07:20 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/17/2005 4:08:29 PM EST by JoeBud]
It screws in place from the inside.
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 4:21:53 PM EST
Last question what do they run from tantal?
I know I have to send him an email for pricing so just curious.
Also does anybody else stock them?
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 4:33:12 PM EST
I bought it a while back. I think it was $20-25.
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 5:26:03 PM EST
OK that's not bad at all.
I was looking at my 74, and it seems to me that there are two rivets where the screws would go to secure the optic plate in.
Link Posted: 12/18/2005 1:08:28 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/18/2005 1:09:04 PM EST by Trotsky]
You can also buy rivet models from Tantal - the downside? You will need to remove an existing rear trunion rivet - and watch which mount you get. Differences in the 74 and 47 RTs mean that a '74 side plate generally won't fit a '47. Tantal has a model that DOES.

I've used both the retrofit screw in models, and the rivet models. In the end? I prefer riveting. Plinker's jig can even be stretched to do this... though it clearly wasn't designed to :)
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