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Posted: 7/30/2003 5:59:47 PM EDT
I asked this question long ago, but maybe someone has tried it since. I'm trying to remove the front sight assembly on my SKS. I've driven the two pins out, but I can't seem to get the sleeve to slide off. Has anyone ever removed a front sight assembly in this fashion? Any seggestions short of cutting it off?
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 12:21:32 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/31/2003 12:22:08 PM EDT by CAMPYBOB]
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 4:59:13 PM EDT
Jeez, that sounds beyond my means. I guess if I need to remove it, I'll have to cut it off....
Link Posted: 8/24/2003 6:44:35 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/24/2003 5:05:50 PM EDT by 1saxman]
How about an AK? Same deal? I mean, once you drive out the pins, is it an interference fit? I have a two-jaw gear puller that I'm sure will take it off, and I know just enough to take a small punch and index the sight base before removing anything - the rifle shoots great as is.
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