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by Dignan
Fri Nov 16, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Peep sight screw
Replies: 18
Views: 5282

Re: Peep sight screw

I tried browsing around McMaster-Carr and MSC Industrial, only to see that Brownells carries a 3/16-36 plug tap for $3. :idea:
by Dignan
Thu Nov 15, 2012 6:31 am
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Peep sight screw
Replies: 18
Views: 5282

Re: Peep sight screw

Thanks Roger! Very much appreciated.
by Dignan
Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:34 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: 1919 Model 8, Down Home On The Farm
Replies: 4
Views: 2870

Re: 1919 Model 8, Down Home On The Farm

And an attempt at macro mode:
by Dignan
Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:33 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: 1919 Model 8, Down Home On The Farm
Replies: 4
Views: 2870

1919 Model 8, Down Home On The Farm

Enjoying its new surroundings :mrgreen:
by Dignan
Wed Nov 14, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Peep sight screw
Replies: 18
Views: 5282

Re: Peep sight screw

Does anyone know the actual thread pitch used on the screw? I ordered one of the repro screws from Apertures 'N' More for my Lyman sight, but it only goes about halfway in my Model 8's receiver before meeting serious resistance. I'm afraid of stripping the head of an $8 screw so I backed off and let...
by Dignan
Wed Nov 14, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New Model 8 Owner Checking In
Replies: 2
Views: 1549

New Model 8 Owner Checking In

I recently bought my first Model 8 and was glad to have found this site - what a great source of info! I'm looking forward to learning as much as I can.