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Old March 22, 2001, 12:33 AM   #1
Zak Smith
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I bought a scout-type scope mount for my M48A - it bolts onto the rear sight fixture, which normally holds the rear sight "ladder". The ladder is held in place by spring force pushing up, and a pin which goes through the two holes in the base.

My problem is that I cannot remove the cross-pin. Is there a trick, or do I just need a stronger punch and bigger hammer?

-z

ps- I should add that this is one of the unissued Yugo M48A's.
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Old March 22, 2001, 08:03 AM   #2
George Stringer
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Smithz, the pin should come out. There's no trick to it just keep trying. George
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