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Replacement front/rear sights? Help please!

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by whatzhizname, Jul 15, 2010.

  1. whatzhizname

    whatzhizname Southern Oregon and occasionally PDX Member

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    A couple of months ago I picked up an old 1917 Enfield in 30-06 that had been sporterized but was now missing any sort of rear sight assembly. Anyone know of a quick fix for something like that? Also, I got a Marlin 25 bolt action .22 that's missing a front sight. Is there some sort of clamp-on universal front sight I could get? Or should I take them both to a gunsmith?
    Thanks! :)
  2. MountainBear

    MountainBear Sweet Home, OR Well-Known Member

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    Probably best to have a gunsmith install some sights on the barrel. Something to a Remington 700 sight system. Probably cost you $50 plus for the parts and another bit for installation. Either having them silver soldered on or drilled and tapped.