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Posted: 1/10/2006 6:02:13 AM EDT
My rifle has A1 rear sight & A2 front sight post (similar to Canadian C7 rifle). I'd like one tool which can handle both adjustments. Does anybody know a source for one of these? Perhaps Canadian military surplus? (CANSURP? LOL). Thanks.
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 6:31:58 AM EDT
Well somebody makes it, because I have one. But unfortunately, I can't remember where I got it. If I can figure out where it came from, I'll get back to you...
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 6:33:01 AM EDT
Thanks DDD, perhaps you could sell me yours!
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 6:47:50 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/10/2006 6:49:53 AM EDT by no_knock556]
I just did a quick google on "A1/A2 sight tool".

Looks like Bravocompany, Model1sales and Fulton Armory all carry them. Prices looked to average $10-$12.

Bravo Company, 3/4 of the way down the page...
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 6:55:18 AM EDT
Sarco Intl. carried them at one time. Might give them a shot. IIRC it was 8 bucks
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 7:01:00 AM EDT
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 10:43:18 AM EDT
I think I got mine from Brownells.
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 11:49:41 AM EDT

Originally Posted By ServiceRifleShooter:
Thanks DDD, perhaps you could sell me yours!

LOL. Everything I own is for sale, but you wouldn't like the price.
You can get it cheaper from one of the above links.

Hey, at least I'm honest.
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 1:15:07 PM EDT
brownells offers them
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 1:19:04 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/10/2006 1:52:08 PM EDT by twonami]
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 1:19:47 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/10/2006 1:20:04 PM EDT by twonami]
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 1:46:25 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/10/2006 3:01:13 PM EDT by Triple_D]
Deleted...because it's OBE.
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 1:51:54 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/10/2006 1:58:59 PM EDT by twonami]

Originally Posted By Triple_D:

Originally Posted By twonami:
Midway $6.59


That's the wrong tool, man. That one is A1 on both ends. He wants a crossbreed.

I just checked my order history. I guess I didnt get it from there. I can't remember where I got it from
Link Posted: 1/10/2006 3:18:10 PM EDT
I have a couple, they came from Brownells. I have the A2 type, four prong for the front sight and it works on the A1 Rear sight.

Link Posted: 1/25/2006 2:12:06 PM EDT
I had the same question. Thanks guys!
Link Posted: 1/25/2006 2:55:29 PM EDT
Just buy an A2 front sight post tool, and replace that rear drum with a Rapidex knob (1/2 moa clicks).

You DO have an A2 rear aperture, don't you?
Link Posted: 1/25/2006 3:40:20 PM EDT
A1/A2 combo front sight tool from DPMS.

For my Flip-Rear (A1 style) I just use a .223 round to press the detent.
Link Posted: 1/25/2006 3:46:14 PM EDT

Originally Posted By jmart:

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