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Posted: 11/18/2002 5:30:53 PM EDT
How do i take off the front sling swivel on my busshy M4 upper?

-Thnx
Link Posted: 11/18/2002 6:09:59 PM EDT
Two ways to do it.

The first is to use a very small punch and punch the middle of the rivet. The rivet will be forced back(de-faired) and can be reused.

The second way is to use a 1/8" drill bit and just remove the flair, then drive the rivet out. This way will require you to buy a new rivet or roll pin to re-install the swivel.

P.S. On my full float DCM rifles, I install a small sleeve(park'd) and a roll pin. It makes the ears look like they belong on the rifle, due to the installed sleeve.
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