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Old February 18, 2017, 18:06   #1
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Dutch Clone

First off, a BIG thanks to Huss for the kit, here are some pics:
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Old February 18, 2017, 18:11   #2
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Duane,

It's just beautiful man!! I'm so glad that it went to a great home and was built so nice. Congrats Man!!!
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Old February 18, 2017, 18:11   #3
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2nd Set of pics:
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Old February 18, 2017, 20:33   #4
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Awesome build!
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Old February 19, 2017, 01:07   #5
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Old February 19, 2017, 07:57   #6
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Very nice, you did a good job on that type Holland build!
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Old February 19, 2017, 09:04   #7
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Beautiful rifle ! Excellent job !
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Old February 19, 2017, 09:06   #8
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Old February 19, 2017, 12:35   #9
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Well done. It look beautiful. This is the first Dutch clone I've seen...


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Old February 20, 2017, 02:47   #10
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Wow.. so the sights on this thing, theyre proprietary to Dutch? And the wood? And flash hider? This is the coolest parts build ive seen, please call it a tribute! Not a clone.. this a Dutch tribute fal !
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Old February 20, 2017, 11:34   #11
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Wow.. so the sights on this thing, theyre proprietary to Dutch? And the wood? And flash hider? This is the coolest parts build ive seen, please call it a tribute! Not a clone.. this a Dutch tribute fal !
I have to give a TON of credit To HUSS, he sourced 80% of the parts. The wood, handguards, buttplate, cleaning kit, sling, and a few other parts are real Dutch. The front sight im sure was custom made. All I did was source the remaining 20%, build it out on a DSA receiver, headspace, and then match the finish with a mix of GunKote paints. It shoots like you'd expect any FAL to, 100% function. As far as the front sights, the Dutch FAL has a few things that are ONLY found on their FALs. The Front sight, the buttplate, the flash hider, and a modification to the bolt, are all proprietary to the Dutch FAL.
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Old February 20, 2017, 13:10   #12
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That rifle is simply superb. Well done.
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Old March 04, 2017, 16:40   #13
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I'll see if we can make this a Sticky thread. Awesome build!!
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Old March 06, 2017, 12:46   #16
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Old March 11, 2017, 19:18   #17
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Beautiful job there brother! I especially like those sights. Keep up the good work.

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Old March 11, 2017, 19:46   #18
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Beautiful job there brother! I especially like those sights. Keep up the good work.

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Fantastic rifle, what modification do the Dutch do to the bolt?
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Old March 26, 2017, 21:47   #20
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Fantastic rifle, what modification do the Dutch do to the bolt?
I forget the exact details, but I think its a firing pin safety device? I BELIEVE that its something that disengages the firing pin until the rifle is fully into battery?
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Outstanding rifle, Dutch is pretty far down the rabbit hole. Ya done good.
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