View Full Version : Replacing rear sight on Beretta 92

April 9, 2008, 10:21 PM
I'd like to replace the fixed rear sight on my Beretta 92FS Inox with an adjustable one from Beretta. The sights are dove-tailed. Do I just put the gun in a vice, tap the old one out and tap the new one in? Can I remove and install from either side? What tool should I use to avoid damaging the black finish on the sights? Thanks!

April 13, 2008, 09:14 PM
The sights must be removed from right to left (with muzzle pointing away from you) and reinstalled left to right. You can try tapping them out. I use to use a MGW sight pusher. It was worth its weitht in gold, because the Beretta sights can be tough.

Yes, you can put it in a vise. Just make sure there is some wood blocks on both sides of the slide.