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Posted: 10/7/2004 9:34:33 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/7/2004 9:35:17 AM EDT by moosemcnally]
Anybody know how big the little detent ball bearing is in the back sight windage knob. I have to get a few so when I drop the little ()*^& then I will have a spare.

I am replacing about 20 rear sights with tritium ones. Thanks.
Link Posted: 10/7/2004 10:07:45 AM EDT
you will not loose it, it is a decent size, i have done a bunch and never lost one, do removal over a dark colored towel, this will catch the ball for you, they are not under muchtension at all
Link Posted: 10/7/2004 5:26:34 PM EDT

Originally Posted By avengeusa:
you will not loose it, it is a decent size, i have done a bunch and never lost one, do removal over a dark colored towel, this will catch the ball for you, they are not under muchtension at all



Wow, that answered his question.
Link Posted: 10/7/2004 6:43:50 PM EDT
Out of the fifty or so A2 sights I've put together, I've lost two or three balls total. When dropped, they move very quickly and fall into a black hole, the same black hole that socks and combs fall into when lost.
Link Posted: 10/11/2004 7:22:38 AM EDT
Well thanks for the help. My garage floor swallows more stuff than you can imagine.
Link Posted: 10/11/2004 12:09:47 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/11/2004 12:10:05 PM EDT by j3_]
about .125".
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