Originally Posted by Edd
That front sight ramp will either be soldered to the barrel or it will be forged as part of the barrel. I believe yours will be soldered but I am not sure. If you have an original pre 64 Westerner, you should not remove the sight ramp.
It is soldered and if you are going to keep the barrel I would not risk messing it up.
Other than looks, it doesn't affect the scope (You can't see it in the scope).
Just an opinion.
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