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by S.B.
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: Got my Chilean kit together
Replies: 9
Views: 7728

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

Nice build. That stamped handguard will keep your off hand warm in the winter too after a bit of Rapid Fire! I'm fully aware of what metal hand guards are like Tommy but, that's what came with the kit and I've been without a FAL for several decades so that's what I had. IMHO, this was purchased fro...
by S.B.
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Chinese Arisaka
Replies: 2
Views: 3138

Re: Chinese Arisaka

Didn't Japan open an arsenal in Manchuria during WWII?
Steve
by S.B.
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Type 99 Short Rifle cleaning rod
Replies: 4
Views: 3013

Re: Type 99 Short Rifle cleaning rod

I think the cleaning rod in my type 99 is much shorter than this one?
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: FAL Bayonet
Replies: 1
Views: 3999

Re: FAL Bayonet

Wondered the same thing many times? Hate to ruin what I already have.
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: Got my Chilean kit together
Replies: 9
Views: 7728

Got my Chilean kit together

and shooting. Finally got a DS Arms receiver to build it on.
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Steve
by S.B.
Sun Mar 31, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth Pistols
Topic: What is your trigger pull weight on your Webley MK VI?
Replies: 10
Views: 6951

Re: What is your trigger pull weight on your Webley MK VI?

Has anyone ever or heard of someone ever trying to mate a Mk IV barrel to a Mk VI grip frame? Or is this not possible?
Steve
by S.B.
Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Japanese and Far East Rifles
Topic: Canvas quick detach sling for Type99
Replies: 4
Views: 2844

Re: Canvas quick detach sling for Type99

I bought a repo made of canvas for my type 99 after all they were a jungle rifle and originals are so expensive anymore.
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Jan 27, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: Has anyone here tried the newer plastic
Replies: 5
Views: 6738

Re: Has anyone here tried the newer plastic

Continued to play with this and saw the mag catch spring wasn't in it's seat took a small Craftsman flat bladed screw driver and pushed it into it's seat now works as it's suppose to.
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: M16/AR Style
Topic: LaRue Tactical MBT AR-15 trigger/hammer assembly
Replies: 2
Views: 4103

Re: LaRue Tactical MBT AR-15 trigger/hammer assembly

No I haven't but. did use their forearms on a couple I built. Thanks for your review, now I may in the future, Bob. Are these small or large pinned?
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: Has anyone here tried the newer plastic
Replies: 5
Views: 6738

Has anyone here tried the newer plastic

Inch/metric magazines yet? I'm currently building a Chilean(Sarco) kit and used a new DSA upper receiver and thought I'd try a mag in it after I put the mag release and bolt stop in. The plastic mag was very tight!
Steve
by S.B.
Sat Jan 12, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Russian Pistols
Topic: Various Tokarev Models - Info & Disassembly Guides
Replies: 20
Views: 25646

Re: Various Tokarev Models - Info & Disassembly Guides

Asks me to login also? Not fond of giving out info on the net.
Steve
by S.B.
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Russian Pistols
Topic: Various Tokarev Models - Info & Disassembly Guides
Replies: 20
Views: 25646

Re: Various Tokarev Models - Info & Disassembly Guides

Mine has a frame mounted safety any chance of adding this type of disassembly, please?
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Dec 23, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: FAL Rifle thread pitch sizes (Sticky from old site)
Replies: 1
Views: 6603

Re: FAL Rifle thread pitch sizes (Sticky from old site)

I recently acquired a Chilean kit and the long flash suppressor screw was gone, went to Ace and tried different screws they had the and the no. 4 metric fit? Went in with only hand/no wrench.
Steve
by S.B.
Sun Dec 23, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: FN FAL/L1A1/STG58
Topic: Found some Wood
Replies: 8
Views: 5376

Re: Found some Wood

I would suggest Flypaper over on the FAL files, he has plenty of wood stocks, pistol grips, and forearms?
http://www.falfiles.com/forums/showthread.php?t=429288
Steve

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