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Old 05-21-2013, 02:30 AM   #11
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How did you gather that it was a Mossberg 340? Just curious, thanks again
Numrich catalog "store brand cross reference" in their catalog
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Mongo- the 340 is a box magazine and ArrizX's is a tube magazine. those cross reference's are not always correct. The sight may be the same though.

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Thanks for trying but no its not dove tailed its a screw on




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What is the possibly of this working or even being tall enough?

http://www.midwayusa.com/product/486790/hiviz-spark-2-front-sight-for-shotgun-barrels-with-removable-front-bead-fiber-optic-green

I could conceivably use a sight like this this as well, but I have no way of telling how tall the front sight "should" be, and i need to find my calipers to get the barrel size.

http://www.midwayusa.com/product/779724/marbles-uni-ramp-front-sight-470-height-for-625-barrel-steel-blue-fiber-optic-orange

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Mongo- the 340 is a box magazine and ArrizX's is a tube magazine. those cross reference's are not always correct. The sight may be the same though.
There are variations of the 340 model (a letter added to the model number). My Numrich book shows this basic rifle was tube fed, clip fed as well as a version in 22WMR
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What is the possibly of this working or even being tall enough?

http://www.midwayusa.com/product/486790/hiviz-spark-2-front-sight-for-shotgun-barrels-with-removable-front-bead-fiber-optic-green

I could conceivably use a sight like this this as well, but I have no way of telling how tall the front sight "should" be, and i need to find my calipers to get the barrel size.

http://www.midwayusa.com/product/779724/marbles-uni-ramp-front-sight-470-height-for-625-barrel-steel-blue-fiber-optic-orange
Try Wisners obsolete gun parts and/or
SARCO.com
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Not finding it yet but thanks for the help and those suggestions

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Watch Ebay they have them on there sometimes. There is one right now just like yours(it is broken the same too).

http://www.ebay.com/itm/VINTAGE-1940S-MOSSBERG-22-CAL-42TR-RIFLE-BARREL-FRONT-SIGHT-SITE-W-RAMP-/350751607694?pt=Vintage_Hunting&hash=item51aa6ccb8 e

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Thanks for the link. Close!

They called it a mossberg 42TR.... that is another avenue to look at I suppose

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