Colt 45 Adjustable Rear Sight - Pistolsmith
Pistolsmith

Go Back   Pistolsmith > Pistolsmith Forum > Gun Talk

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-13-2018, 03:32 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Posts: 2
Colt 45 Adjustable Rear Sight

I own a 1953 Government model Colt M1911-A1. The pistol has a Triangle HEG adjustable rear sight. I believe that the Triangle sights were the predecessor to adjustable BoMar sights.

I have been trying to find any background info on the Triangle sight, manufacturer, dates, how to adjust, etc. The internet has provided almost no info on this sight.

Thanks for any help or sources of info.

Last edited by John From Maine; 10-13-2018 at 03:46 PM. Reason: To Correct Speeling
 
Remove Ads
Old 10-14-2018, 12:49 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Posts: 1,800
About all I can offer is that way back in the day, I heard of Triangle sight company, but that's about it.

In the days before the internet a lot of these small companies went out of business and left nothing behind in the way of information.

You might try posting on the bigger gun forums like.......

Colt Forum is specific to Colt's and we have a lot of genuine experts there who may know more.....

https://www.coltforum.com/forums/forum.php

These others are large general interest gun forums.

http://www.thefiringline.com/forums/index.php

http://www.thehighroad.org/

http://www.ar15.com/forums/board.html?b=1
 
Reply

  Pistolsmith > Pistolsmith Forum > Gun Talk

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Steiner Open Box Riflescope and Sight Sale gr8fuldoug Camera Land 0 05-06-2018 02:01 PM
Steiner M332 3x32 Sight - 5.56 Illuminated Ballistic gr8fuldoug Camera Land 0 04-19-2018 10:15 AM
Colt Anaconda Rear Sight problem Revolver lover Pistolsmiths 0 10-27-2017 11:22 AM
Wanted: 3" barrel Police Positive .38 special Old Model RedRiverBell Pistolsmiths 1 09-01-2017 05:30 PM
AimCam Sight Video Capture System is Here gr8fuldoug Camera Land 0 03-14-2017 08:17 AM

Top Gun Sites Top Sites List


Powered by vBulletin 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 1999-2012 Pistolsmith. All rights reserved.