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earl1412 07-19-2013 12:29 AM

Front sight/ bayonet lug removal
Has anyone removed the front sight/ bayonet lug from a SKS without just cutting off the parts?
I have put my SKS into a SGM bullpup stock, and was wondering if the pins could be driven out and the parts either unscrewed or pressed off. I wanted to put a flash suppressor on the barrel, and did not want to permanently cut anything off that could be disassembled instead.
The rifle has a spike bayonet mount on it.

7.62 Man 07-19-2013 09:21 PM

Try watching this video.

earl1412 07-30-2013 09:23 PM

[QUOTE=7.62 Man;1308961]Try watching this video

Thank you for the video! Sorry it took so long to reply, but life interferes with one's hobbies;)
I did not know the barrel is tapered so that helped alot.
Take care, and thanks again!
earl 1412

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