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Ive got some different ideas about what to do with the Colt Ive got coming in. I think I might try and get everything I need out of it functionally while trying to keep "retro" so to speak. I think I could get what I want with a Harrison Retro Rear sight and a staked in gold bead front. However, Ive never seen one in person. Does anyone have one of these on a gun? Care to share experiences and/or pics?
 

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i like the looks of them, but like the functionality of the 10-8 u-notch better, since it's what most of my other guns use.
 

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And inexpensive at that.
 

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This is just my opinion from owning both. The Retro is taller and has a huge notch and it doesn't look retro at all to me. The 10-8 NM looks way closer to retro and has a better sight picture.
 

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Thanks Nick!
 

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here's a cell phone pic. There's not that much space on the sides of the front sight and rear sight.

 

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That's the retro ^^?
 

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i don't have the Harrison, and don't plan on it, but the side view looks nice.
 

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Another question, I've never changed a staked in front sight, dies it require a special tool?
 

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Another question, I've never changed a staked in front sight, dies it require a special tool?
Yes it sort of does. It requires a tool to peen and spread out the stake from inside the slide. In in the same boat since I want to change sights on my Mil-Spec.
 
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