View Full Version : Saiga bullet guide question

10-08-2012, 5:26 PM
I drilled and tapped one of my Saigas for a bullet guide. The hole isn't centered. I can get the screw started but it is cockeyed. Is there a way to fix this? Should I drill the hole in the bullet guide bigger or should I just put locktite on the screw and torque the $%$#@ out of it and force it in crooked but flush?

10-08-2012, 5:52 PM
How about filing a little bit off one side of the bullet guide so I can scoot it over and line it up over the hole better?

10-08-2012, 6:33 PM
Whew!! That scared me. I filed the side of the bullet guide down so it would slide over enough to align with the hole. It worked perfect and there is no play side to side.

10-08-2012, 6:36 PM
I did the same thing, just used washers.

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El Gato
10-08-2012, 6:38 PM
did same with drill and dremel comrade
brother ak never bothered to notice

still shooting well is AK

by the by AK 74 did not do bullet guide...shoots sweet with std. circle 10's

10-08-2012, 7:23 PM
OP, I had the same issue, Like you I just egged out the Bullet guide hole, has worked great so far.