Tang Sights

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Tang Sights

Postby sgt york » 10 Jan 2018 11

I have a 92 24" Octagon in 45 LC. It is tapped for a tang sight. Has anyone used a Lyman on these rifles or does it only align with the Marbles?
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Re: Tang Sights

Postby Ohio3Wheels » 10 Jan 2018 11

Sarg, I don't believe the Lyman is available with the correct hole spacing to mount it on our '92s. I'm using the Marbles on my 20" octagon and really like it. I bought the new style as it was what was available at the time. Not sure what post height you would need on the 24".

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Re: Tang Sights

Postby dalek » 28 Jan 2018 18

Now, if all else is the same -- rifle not drilled for scope -- what is the difference between the Lyman and the Marbles?
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Re: Tang Sights

Postby HarryAlonzo » 28 Jan 2018 19

Marbles is windage adjustable, Lyman is not (gotta drift the front sight). Don't know the difference in mounting screw spacing. I had to drill and tap my tang for the Marbles.
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Re: Tang Sights

Postby ruddy » 05 Apr 2018 00

I had to drill & tap to mount a Lyman tang sight on my .357 Rossi. It works fine. You can shim the base to adjust windage.
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