Can't find J frame sight install info

Can't find J frame sight install info

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    Can't find J frame sight install info

    I thought I saw a thread on installing the XS sights on a J frame somewhere but I can't find it. Specifically I'm looking for the size of the punch and drill bit I need? I appreciate any help.


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    According to the S&W website, you need a #54 drill bit, couldn't find anything about the punch.

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    A number 54 drill is .0550 or 13/64 the next smaller punch would be a 3/16 which is .0400.

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    Thanks Danimal, that's exactly what I was looking for. Bookmarked now.

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