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Just got a 2 year old SS 6" S&W .44 magnum from a gun show and the gun
shoots high even after making adjustments at the range. Well after closer inspection at home I discover that you can push down on the rear sight as if the metal is bent up. Should I just take it off and bend it back down and re-lock tite it back?? all of my pistols are fixed rear sights. I plan on using this one for deer hunting.......Ed
 

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I'm not the best at explaining things. the rear sight is sprung up. backing off the screw counter clockwise should bring the sight down. All this does is allow the sight's ability to be pushed further down, giving more space for it to travel. It's as if someone pulled up hard on the sight and bent it up. The downward spring tension is gone, it will not adjust any more, even though there is roughly 3/32" of travel left......Ed Schuhl
 
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