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Posted: 10/31/2001 9:33:00 AM EDT
First timer trying to remove front sight post from Bushmaster. Pins are out and this thing aint moving. Is there a trick to this or what? Feel free to bust my balls,as long as you help me out.
Link Posted: 10/31/2001 9:41:09 AM EDT
What pins? Are you trying to remove the post or the whole front sight?
Link Posted: 10/31/2001 9:58:23 AM EDT
My mistake.I mean the whole front sight. Excuse the mistake,but i'm getting aggrivated.
Link Posted: 10/31/2001 10:00:14 AM EDT
Apply LIGHT heat to the front sight. In other words, don't melt it down. (The sight ONLY, NOT to the barrel.) Expansion will free it up
Link Posted: 10/31/2001 10:11:52 AM EDT
Originally Posted By garandman: Apply LIGHT heat to the front sight. In other words, don't melt it down. (The sight ONLY, NOT to the barrel.) Expansion will free it up OK it's moving now. I put the propane to it (lightly)and it freed right up. Thanks garandman!
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