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Old July 19, 2018, 14:44   #8
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Originally Posted by 357ross View Post
A cetme/hk. That was by far the hardest kicking, loudest, most unpleasant rifle I ever fired. Glass would have been out of the question.
The absolute worst beating I've ever taken was shooting a H&K G3 at Battlefield Vegas in Las Vegas. Recoil wise, it was like bring hit by George Forman each time it fired. My (and their's) FAL is a pussycat by way of comparison. There's some felt recoil but nothing like that G3.

I guess the FAL's bolt group and associated motion during cycling makes it hard on glass?
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