Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

Got my Chilean kit together

Post Reply
Message
Author
User avatar
S.B.
Member
Member
Posts: 254
Joined: Mon Jun 05, 2017 2:44 pm
Age: 69
Location: Pontiac, Illinois
United States of America

Got my Chilean kit together

#1 Post by S.B. » Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:05 pm

and shooting. Finally got a DS Arms receiver to build it on.
MY FAL1.jpg
MY FAL.jpg
Steve

User avatar
Rapidrob
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
Posts: 834
Joined: Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:10 am
Age: 67
Location: New Mexico
United States of America

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

#2 Post by Rapidrob » Sun Apr 21, 2019 3:27 pm

Very nice build. Great shooters.
Tin Can Sailor
'Nam Vet
NRA Endowment Member
President New Mexico Military Surplus Rifle Pistol Shooters

User avatar
Tommy Atkins
Global Moderator
Global Moderator
Posts: 730
Joined: Sat Jun 03, 2017 4:47 pm
Age: 66
Location: Hagerstown, MD
Canada

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

#3 Post by Tommy Atkins » Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:26 am

Nice build.
That stamped handguard will keep your off hand warm in the winter too after a bit of Rapid Fire!

User avatar
S.B.
Member
Member
Posts: 254
Joined: Mon Jun 05, 2017 2:44 pm
Age: 69
Location: Pontiac, Illinois
United States of America

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

#4 Post by S.B. » Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:24 pm

Tommy Atkins wrote:
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:26 am
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 from Germany after they adopted the G3(the wood butt stock is very long for a Chilean Indian and Europeans are much bigger stature) and yes I know what Blake said in his book abput Chilean contract, although I don't own them($175 retail).
Steve

User avatar
Burner
Senior Moderator
Senior Moderator
Posts: 83
Joined: Sat Jun 03, 2017 9:05 am
Age: 57
Location: Monroe, Mi.
United States of America

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

#5 Post by Burner » Wed May 29, 2019 9:46 am

Nice FN FAL G-1! But the muzzle device is wrong for a G1. Chilean? I thought they all went From West Germany to Turkey. Unless they went straight from FN to Chilean military.
Aint nothing you cant fix with five gallons of diesel and a match.

User avatar
S.B.
Member
Member
Posts: 254
Joined: Mon Jun 05, 2017 2:44 pm
Age: 69
Location: Pontiac, Illinois
United States of America

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

#6 Post by S.B. » Wed May 29, 2019 12:15 pm

Burner, I bought this as an advertised Chilean kit from Sarco, maybe you should contact them? I never mentioned but, my thoughts were it may have been purchased from Germany after they were denied license to produce they're own FALs?
Steve

DarkLord
Registered User
Registered User
Posts: 19
Joined: Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:21 pm
Age: 53
Location: Carson City, NV
United States of America

Re: Got my Chilean kit together

#7 Post by DarkLord » Thu Jun 27, 2019 4:51 am

Sa-WEET!!!!

Post Reply

Return to “FN FAL/L1A1/STG58”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests