band made solid. Peen it to size and taper, and ascertain the height required for the sight base; cut to correct height, file in the dovetail and fit the leaf sight. Now remove the sight, and in the center of the dovetail drill straight down, a hole that is "body" size for a screw that will fit the old screw hole in barrel. It goes without saying that the sight base band was located so that its exact center came over this screw hole.
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