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March 03, 2009, 13:00
Hi, I have a Century FAL. I am trying to ID the barrel. I have looked all over it and the only marking I can find is a letter ''w'' over the chamber on top of the barrel. Did Century use US made barrels?:confused:
Thanks RICH

March 03, 2009, 14:08
Sounds like a very early Aussie. Is there also a Lithgow crest on the chamber near the flats?

March 03, 2009, 15:29
I see no crest, but the lower receiver is Aussie.

March 03, 2009, 16:31
I took the gas tube off and handguard retainer, barrel is marked FW,a crown with crossed flags and below the flag a P and a mark I can't read.

March 03, 2009, 19:07
FW - Stamped Aussie Barrel was made between 1965 -1966