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Old January 24, 2012, 01:03 PM   #1
thefresh2o
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Millett 100 - missing parts

Hi folks, hope someone can point me in the right direction...

I recently bought a shooter 586 with the silhouette front sight. It has a Millet 100 rear sight.
This gun groups nicely - but all @5" to the right of the POA. I couldn't make an adjustment to windage that made it change!
So, I pulled the sight down and it's missing the circlip that holds the windage screw in place (can probably find a replacement easily enough) and both m-springs.
Millett say they have no parts for their iron sights any longer.

Any advice would be appreciated.

Evan
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Old January 24, 2012, 07:37 PM   #2
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The circlips are available from any auto parts store or well stocked hardware store.
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Old February 1, 2012, 06:38 PM   #3
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Millett 100 parts

thanks Fleet, the circlips are sorted... The m-springs are more difficult. Does anyone know if they really affect accuracy? Can I do without them?
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Old April 11, 2012, 01:47 PM   #4
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Mine do OK without the M springs.

Does anyone know where I can get a windage screw??

I broke the end where the clip goes off of one.
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