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Larry Cohen
June 26, 2008, 20:34
Anyon eknow where I can buy a match bbl for my Belgium match grade 308.
Mine is about 30 years old and the 1" group has gotten much larger. I am looking for a great bbl maker that has a bbl that can shoot 1/2 minute groups if that is possible

G_FAL
June 26, 2008, 22:01
You might check with Ed Vandenberg of Vandenburg Custom in Houston,TX.

He has been known to build an acurate FAL or 2.

J. Armstrong
June 26, 2008, 22:07
You do realize that a new barrel may or may not retore you group size ??
1" groups are exceptional beyond the norm for a FAL. I can tell you that a "National Match" FAL is that in name only, they receive no particular accurizing or specialized prep. The design itself does not lend itself to moa or even 2 moa shooting.

1811GNR
June 27, 2008, 23:43
Replacing the barrel will drive the value down on that pre-ban FN, if that is a concern to you.

Larry Cohen
June 28, 2008, 19:06
Thanks for the info I'll keep what I have ans shoot 2" groups