Mauser Front Sight

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    jeeper1
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    I want to temporarily remove the front sight on my Israeli Mauser (made in Beligum). Is it soldered on? And how do I remove it if it is?
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    WyomingSwede
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    They are usually just silversoldered on. A bit of heat should loosen it. swede
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    Thank you. Will a propane Torch work or will I need a oxy/acetelene torch?

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    Propane will do..."Jeeper1/open bolt" .....interesting????
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