front sight removal on mini-14 ranch rifle

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kyhareraiser

Bearcat
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Jul 29, 2009
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wanting to put a flash suppressor with the front sights on the mini-14 .how do i get the origional one off after i take the pin out? is it threaded on,pressed on ?? or what .. help me if you can
 

DGW1949

Hunter
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It's pressed on. Some of them are very tight, some not so much.
Some gentle heat may help it turn loose.

FWIW, add-ons may have a certain cool factor....but accuracy-enhancers they aint.

DGW
 
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