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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 7/4/2002 5:43:27 AM EST
I think I finally decided to buy the stainless 20" Bushy but I would like to replace the front site with one of these

How hard is this to do?
Link Posted: 7/4/2002 8:30:28 AM EST
[Last Edit: 7/4/2002 8:39:42 AM EST by Noname]
If you are ordering from Bushmaster have them put it on when you order. If not...
-Drive out taper pins (left to right)
-Pull off gas block
-Remove rollpin and gas tube
-Install gas tube and rollpin
-Install new gas block/tube
-Square top of gas block with top of receiver (use machinist protractor or level)
-Snug set screws---If you want to set up/use irons
-Install irons/Zero rear sight
-Test fire and tilt gas block to get correct zero (windage) with rear sight
-Final torque/loctite set screws at this time
-If not using/fitting irons final torque at step 7
-You can install a sling swivel mt. in one of the set screw holes if you wish
Link Posted: 7/4/2002 8:31:59 AM EST
PS---Killer gas block...!
Link Posted: 7/4/2002 9:39:34 AM EST
Thanks for the info Noname!
Link Posted: 7/4/2002 9:59:45 AM EST
You're welcome...!
Link Posted: 7/4/2002 4:44:09 PM EST
Let us know how it turns out; I've been thinking of doing the same thing, myself.
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