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Old 07-22-2018, 08:45 PM   #1
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Default Replacing tritium in Obzor?

7/28/2018: I did this myself. See tutorial thread posted here: http://www.akfiles.com/forums/showthread.php?t=351478

This might be a long shot, but has anyone replaced the tritium in their Obzor units? I know someone on the Internet has done it with a Rakurs sight and posted pictures of the teardown, but I am not aware of anyone having done it with an Obzor.

I guess I'd like to know what to teardown to reach the tritium compartment. Then I can figure out how to replace it.

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Old 07-23-2018, 02:19 AM   #2
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I would assume so. I would use the below thread as your guide as I believe the Obzor has a similar flat head compartment on the bottom, but I could be wrong.

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Old 07-23-2018, 01:43 PM   #3
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This link wont help you with replacing the tritium. But its a food for thought.


I've seen on a fleebay LED light units made for Trijicon RX series and for Mepro M21 reflex sights. Why not make your own if you're skilled enough. There is nothing complex there.
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