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by JoeMT
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: FAL Discussion
Topic: L1A1 Flash Hider Help
Replies: 1
Views: 307

L1A1 Flash Hider Help

Hey everyone, Currently working on converting my ban era sporter back into a form that better resembles what it should have been originally. I am looking to install an old UK 5 slot flash hider. I have the flash hider, key and pin, but want the community's input on what I should have to expect in te...
by JoeMT
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: FAL Discussion
Topic: Help Identifying Parts FAL
Replies: 6
Views: 1005

Re: Help Identifying Parts FAL

Ended up purchasing it and his leftover ammo for under $800. Thumbhole conversion was done correctly, bore is good, bluing is solid except around the front sight assembly, and it functions just fine. Will have to have the barrel threaded. Thanks again to all of you.
by JoeMT
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: FAL Discussion
Topic: Thumbhole Conversion, What to look for?
Replies: 1
Views: 327

Thumbhole Conversion, What to look for?

Recently came across a FAL for a decent price that I am pretty sure is a Century Thumbhole Conversion. Wanted to ask the experts here what I should look for and what I would need to do in terms of repairs if necessary? Thanks all.
by JoeMT
Fri Jul 24, 2020 12:55 am
Forum: FAL Discussion
Topic: Help Identifying Parts FAL
Replies: 6
Views: 1005

Re: Help Identifying Parts FAL

Thanks for all the replies. It's always comforting to have your own assumptions confirmed. Seller was asking $1400, I was thinking $900. Couldn't make it work.
by JoeMT
Thu Jul 23, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: FAL Discussion
Topic: Help Identifying Parts FAL
Replies: 6
Views: 1005

Help Identifying Parts FAL

Came across a local listing for sale for a FAL and want the groups input before I go see it in person. I's a Century parts gun and am aware of the mixed reputation. -Mostly inch pattern from what I can see -Marked "Made in Canada 105133" -Reverse side "A125483" "UB61" -Upper is marked by Century Arm...