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Offline Oregon Bill

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A little surprised
« on: April 27, 2019, 08:19:33 AM »
Just picked up my Uberti 1873 Special Sporting Rifle yesterday and was surprised to find the tang will need drilling and tapping for the second tang sight screw.
Will get a photo up shortly.

Offline Coffinmaker

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Re: A little surprised
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2019, 08:23:48 AM »

Um Ah ..... well .... "Normal."  Uberti doesn't drill the upper tang for a Tang Sight.

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Re: A little surprised
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2019, 09:15:22 AM »
Apparently. Never "assume" ...    :D

Offline Cliff Fendley

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Re: A little surprised
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2019, 10:39:01 AM »
I actually drill and tap both holes for a tang sight like an original Winchester.
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