M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

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M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

Post by joe6167 » Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:52 pm

A gun store in my neck of the woods just added a pile of M53s for sale on their website, and I noticed that two of them had a rather unusual rear sight.
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Re: M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

Post by joe6167 » Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:54 pm

I also noticed that both guns had a different front sight as well.
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Re: M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

Post by RetiredBuilder » Tue Jan 14, 2020 12:38 am

Yes, those are M53 Night sights, if you flip down the rear portion of the sight it exposes the front plate with two dots on each sight that glow in the dark for night shooting, though after all these years they are probably faded.

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Re: M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

Post by JBaum » Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:12 am

And the website where these are for sale is ??????? do share :)
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Re: M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

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Post by JBaum » Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:05 pm

and for those who want to see the site but don't read Polish, click on the link below for the English translation:

https://translate.google.com/translate? ... arms.pl%2F

And if you want to convert Polish Zloty to US dollars:

www.xe.com

Prices aren't too bad... I'd buy a couple things if I could get them imported.
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Re: M53 w/ 2-piece Rear Sight

Post by 42rocker » Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:15 pm

That's the yugo m53 night site for sure. I received several on the m53's that I bought from centerfire systems back in the old days.

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