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Old March 15, 2009, 03:34 PM   #1
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Non clicking Enfield sight?

I replaced the flip sight on my no 4 mk 1 with a ladder sight and i noticed that it doesnt click when you turn the knob at the top, can someone tell me what i need to do to fix this? the sight still moves up and down when you turn the knob i just want it to click
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Old March 16, 2009, 03:55 AM   #2
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Did you clean it realllly good with some kind of solvent and a tooth brush?

The one I bought I had to clean the detents under the knob and free up the spring that pushes the little ball bearing that fits into the detents. It still doesn't click much.
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Old March 16, 2009, 04:47 PM   #3
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yea that sounds alot like mine i cleaned it and it clicks a little
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Old March 16, 2009, 05:53 PM   #4
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The No4 Mk1 ladder sight was never made to literally 'click' ... if the sight adjusts up and down then it is working exactly how it is supposed to function; no more and no less I'm afraid.

A horses hooves won't clip clop all the time either ...

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