Never mind. I couldn't get that rear sight to move a micron. That sucker is on tight! Had the slide in vice, brass punch and hammer, gave it all I got but no go. What is with these sights nowadays? The XD sights are just as tough to move.
I did it!! This time I had the slide positioned in the vice so I was hitting down vs. sideways with the hammer. Took several tries but I think I moved it just enough.
Also, I don't know if it helped but I prepped things by saturating the exposed dovetail with Kroil and let the slide sit for about 5 minutes before I went to the hammer. It may or may not have helped loosen things up. Who knows but you might want to give it a try.
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