Smith & Wesson Forum

Go Back   Smith & Wesson Forum > >


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-04-2012, 10:32 PM
mogwan mogwan is offline
Member
Fiber Optic front & Rear Sights on a non-pinned K Frame? Fiber Optic front & Rear Sights on a non-pinned K Frame? Fiber Optic front & Rear Sights on a non-pinned K Frame? Fiber Optic front & Rear Sights on a non-pinned K Frame? Fiber Optic front & Rear Sights on a non-pinned K Frame?  
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 77
Likes: 6
Liked 31 Times in 14 Posts
Default Fiber Optic front & Rear Sights on a non-pinned K Frame?

Greetings,

Like many older forum members, my eyesight is fading. I was wondering if anyone has done a non-pinned K frame front fiber optic sight conversion? I've been thinking of milling off the fixed sight and cutting a 60 degree dovetail to fit a standard width dovetail fiber rod sight. If anyone has done this, i'd appreciate any tips- sight height used-photos- etc.

Also, if you've tried the C&S rear fiber leafspring sight, i'd like to hear your opinions.

Has anyone tried to fabricate a rear leaf with fiber rods using the standard S&W sight leaf? I have a spare after replacing mine with a white outline, but the outline is too fine and faint and I was thinking of building up the rear, drilling two holes and fitting some short fiber rod. Cheaper than the $80 that C&S want for their version. Any info appreciated!

Regards-mog
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fiber Optic Front Sights Elliot45 S&W Revolvers: 1980 to the Present 12 08-19-2014 03:23 PM
Fiber optic front sights for 945 sig.natures Smith & Wesson Semi-Auto Pistols 0 05-03-2013 09:48 PM
SDM .300 Red Fiber Optic Front Sight fits pinned S&W revolvers imashooter2 Accessories/Misc - For Sale or Trade 3 01-02-2013 10:54 AM
FS: fiber optic front sights for S&W revolvers Carmoney Accessories/Misc - For Sale or Trade 10 12-04-2012 12:00 PM
Sight picture for square notch rear and fiber optic front... engine26lt S&W Revolvers: 1980 to the Present 8 02-23-2009 02:23 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
smith-wessonforum.com tested by Norton Internet Security smith-wessonforum.com tested by McAfee Internet Security

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:16 AM.


S-W Forum, LLC 2000-2015
Smith-WessonForum.com is not affiliated with Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC)