Vang Comp Systems ghost ring shotgun sights offer shooters a durable sighting system that can be installed on Remington 870/1100/1187 shotguns . The Vang Comp utilizes a front sight that is silver soldered to the barrel in conjunction with a rear sight that is drilled and tapped into the receiver. The rear sight includes a mounting rail and micro adjustable windage and elevation.
In addition to a torch (we used an acetylene torch to silver solder the front sight) and a few tools we had lying around, we ordered the following from Brownells:
Prior to working on the gun, we confirmed that it was safe & empty. Since we are working with high heat and an open flame, we took the time to make sure we donned all appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE). We used the torch outside and had a fire extinguisher present.
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