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Old 04-07-2013, 8:52 AM
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Default Installing Truglo TFO sights

Planning on installing a set of TruGlo TFO sights myself using a nylon tipped punch for the rear. (Dawson Precision has a good video on how to do it). Other sources say you should only use a sight press on these sights. Anyone installed a set using the punch method?
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Old 04-12-2013, 3:02 PM
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I have on a sig and the sights are still good. They're steel and I really had to knock on them to get them to move. Make sure you position the punch as close to the dovetail as possible to avoid bending/breaking the sight. I didn't have a brass punch, so I used a brass tubing fitting from home depot. After installation, I've used an aluminum arrow ferrule over a steel punch and it works well.
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