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Old 08-17-2019, 06:32 AM
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S&W PC 1911 (170343) Front Sight Replacement

I recently bought the S&W PC 1911 (170343) 5" barrel /slide cuts and want to replace the front sights with either a white dot or fiber sight. Also, if someone has the front sight dimensions such as dovetail width, height etc. that would help as well.

If you have a part number for the front sight i would greatly appreciate it.
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Old 08-17-2019, 07:57 AM
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Pick the one that's made for your gun:

https://dawsonprecision.com/sights/smith-wesson-sights/
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Old 09-02-2019, 07:14 AM
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Thanks for the information: Based on my research it takes the gen 2 front site. Dawson has these options available.Which one?

Dawson Precision S&W 1911 Pro Series Optic Front Sights

or

Dawson Precision S&W 1911 Performance Center Gen1 Fiber Optic Front Sights

Also, can someone confirm the height at .180 ?
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Old 09-02-2019, 07:31 AM
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Call Dawson direct. They have forgotten more about sights than most know and they are user friendly. I am not being nasty, I just know how one question can lead to another. Going to the source just assures all issues resolved with one stop shop.

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