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Posted: 9/14/2004 5:26:31 PM EST
Today I discoverd that the factory front sight on my Colt is coming loose. I'll be taking it to a smith on Thursday to see what they can do with it, and was wondering if anyone can suggest a good aftermarket sight. I've tried to preserve the lines of the gun as much as possible, and I would like to continue that. Any suggestions?

Link Posted: 9/14/2004 6:20:16 PM EST
Anything that requires a dovetail. It will not shoot loose. This is a simple long term fix.
Link Posted: 9/14/2004 6:28:05 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 10:30:10 AM EST
Dovetail is really the only way to go for the larger "hi-vis" sights. If you have the original military type, they will most likely just re-stake it.
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 10:36:38 AM EST
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 10:51:43 AM EST
Which sight you choose is a factor of what kind of shooting you'll be doing. Talk to the Smith...I'm sure he can steer you right.
Link Posted: 9/17/2004 6:18:07 PM EST
Heinie followed by Novak.

Be well!
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