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Old October 16, 2010, 02:45 PM   #1
hunter.jim.ny
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Rear Sight

I just picked up a Savage 30-06 Springfield Super Sporter. Serial # 18996 The rear iron sight is broken. How do I remove the dovetail piece left? How can I find another rear site to fit. Having a problem locating one?

Thank you, Jim
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Old October 16, 2010, 03:36 PM   #2
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You can remove the sight by drifting it out with a punch and hammer. Preferably, use a brass punch and tap lightly. If you have access to some kroil (super-penetrating oil) that'll help.

You can probably find a replacement sight at Brownell's or Midway http://www.brownells.com/

http://www.midwayusa.com/
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