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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-23-2017, 01:25 PM Thread Starter
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Mine shoots about 2" left at 50'. It is my understanding the rear sight is dovetailed and it appears to be but I cannot budge mine with a hammer and punch. Currently soaking it in some penetrating oil. Am I missing anything here?
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its possible there could be some loktite or something in play,never worked on a Makarov but have worked on some dovetailed sights. Maybe try touching the tip of a soldering iron to the rear sight itself. It could also be that its just super tight without any adhesive. Put the slide in a padded vice and hit it with the punch and hammer alot harder than you thought you'd need to....good luck
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Zoner, thanks for the tips.
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