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I've gotten my P320 front sights 90% installed and it seems I've hit a road block...
The sights seem to be "stuck" and I may have not shaved off enough to get the sights inside the slide cutout. Frown

Any suggestions/ insight/ recommendations to getting this installed fully?



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Posts: 73 | Registered: July 17, 2020Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Try removing the sight and installing from left to right.

Also, I recommend reading the following thread.
http://sigforum.com/eve/forums...0601935/m/4730011644
 
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All SIG sights go in left to right and come out right to left. That's what is taught in the armorer courses.


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That's about half-on, not 90%, and it's going on from the wrong side; it may not make any difference, but I've always pushed off to the left, pushed on from the left, and that does seem to be standard fare.

If you need to remove more material, do so very sparingly.

Run a drop of blue locktite under the site in the dovetail when you drive it into final position and then remove the excess.
 
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Appreciate the information and advice y'all!
New to installing front sights so I may have made the mistake of R-L and not L-R.

Truly thankful for my fellow Sig forum members!


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Any recommendations on tools to use?


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There are a number of choices. I use the Rear Sight Tool. It works well enough. I've done a lot of sights with it.

http://www.rearsighttool.com

It works front and rear.
 
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Originally posted by sns3guppy:
There are a number of choices. I use the Rear Sight Tool. It works well enough. I've done a lot of sights with it.

http://www.rearsighttool.com

It works front and rear.


Awesome. Appreciate you guppy!


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I think I got it....



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