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Target fal build  (Started: Aug. 10 2011, 20:53 ET, Last post: Mar. 25 2021, 06:25 ET)
Identity of lower  (Started: Dec. 29 2017, 15:18 ET, Last post: Jan. 17 2018, 20:42 ET)
Shim betwee bayonet lug and barrel  (Started: May 19 2016, 19:23 ET, Last post: May 20 2016, 03:49 ET)
Fal bayonet lug design  (Started: Dec. 8 2014, 23:08 ET, Last post: Dec. 9 2014, 23:32 ET)
Scope mount?  (Started: Oct. 4 2007, 17:58 ET, Last post: Dec. 17 2013, 01:40 ET)
Imbel fal jamming  (Started: Apr. 19 2009, 21:44 ET, Last post: Dec. 16 2013, 23:43 ET)
Problems with my fal
M7 bayonet lug on sar-48(fal)  (Started: Feb. 23 2012, 09:21 ET, Last post: Feb. 23 2012, 09:21 ET)
Fal pix  (Started: Jan. 17 2009, 00:16 ET, Last post: Oct. 5 2011, 23:39 ET)
Here is my imbel on century!
Converting standard fal to folding stock  (Started: Jun. 8 2010, 04:33 ET, Last post: Jun. 12 2010, 17:36 ET)
Converting standard fal to folding stock
Work in progress  (Started: Feb. 21 2009, 15:40 ET, Last post: Jan. 4 2010, 16:13 ET)
0% fal receivers from bar stock
Fal casting  (Started: Sep. 17 2009, 15:06 ET, Last post: Oct. 14 2009, 16:30 ET)
My 2nd fal build  (Started: May 26 2009, 00:15 ET, Last post: Jun. 11 2009, 02:41 ET)
And probably my last
Talented guy  (Started: May 3 2009, 21:46 ET, Last post: May 8 2009, 22:58 ET)
Parts drawings from falfiles member
Need some drawings  (Started: Mar. 24 2009, 06:53 ET, Last post: Mar. 24 2009, 06:53 ET)
Bipod cut barrel
FAL Sites and Sources  (Started: Feb. 2 2003, 12:32 ET, Last post: Feb. 21 2009, 22:55 ET)
70% has been started...  (Started: May 1 2003, 13:09 ET, Last post: Jan. 23 2009, 21:34 ET)
Fal parts  (Started: Jan. 15 2009, 02:25 ET, Last post: Jan. 18 2009, 06:50 ET)
Wtb 80% reveiver fal  (Started: Dec. 1 2007, 19:14 ET, Last post: Dec. 27 2008, 11:09 ET)
80% fal rec hand build  (Started: Apr. 12 2007, 18:31 ET, Last post: Nov. 1 2008, 03:11 ET)
By hand tools
Fn fal  (Started: Jun. 15 2008, 22:03 ET, Last post: Oct. 17 2008, 22:40 ET)
Up grade
Fn fal trigger job  (Started: May 30 2008, 08:34 ET, Last post: May 30 2008, 15:45 ET)
Lightening your trigger pull weight
How difficult is it to build a l1a1?  (Started: Feb. 19 2008, 16:08 ET, Last post: Feb. 21 2008, 00:07 ET)
With a 100% rec
Fn fal metric flash hider broken  (Started: Feb. 4 2008, 11:54 ET, Last post: Feb. 20 2008, 10:34 ET)
Fn fal metric flash hider broken
Pistol caliber rifles  (Started: Nov. 27 2007, 22:41 ET, Last post: Dec. 2 2007, 13:13 ET)
Where to get a 70%-80% fal receiver  (Started: Nov. 28 2007, 11:21 ET, Last post: Nov. 28 2007, 11:21 ET)
Case hardening a fal receiver casting  (Started: Sep. 22 2007, 20:49 ET, Last post: Sep. 25 2007, 07:45 ET)
Century reciever castings  (Started: Jul. 6 2007, 03:37 ET, Last post: Aug. 5 2007, 05:02 ET)
Are they still available?
Fal lower blueprints  (Started: Jun. 20 2007, 01:50 ET, Last post: Jun. 20 2007, 10:50 ET)
Do they excist?
Franken-fal cheek rest  (Started: May 30 2007, 00:17 ET, Last post: Jun. 1 2007, 21:43 ET)
Metric fal stock cheek piece
Fal blueprints?  (Started: May 10 2007, 21:23 ET, Last post: May 11 2007, 00:04 ET)
Upper receiver, do they exist?
G3 vs FAL  (Started: Jun. 2 2004, 11:39 ET, Last post: Mar. 3 2007, 23:28 ET)
How similar are they
Fal century 100% receivers  (Started: Jan. 27 2007, 22:27 ET, Last post: Jan. 28 2007, 22:10 ET)
Trouble with lock up
Barrel profile needed  (Started: Jan. 20 2007, 21:49 ET, Last post: Jan. 24 2007, 20:40 ET)
Prints available for century blanks?  (Started: Feb. 1 2006, 21:43 ET, Last post: Jan. 1 2007, 23:38 ET)
Heads up on kits  (Started: Jun. 4 2006, 21:46 ET, Last post: Dec. 14 2006, 12:02 ET)
7.62x39 mm FAL  (Started: Feb. 15 2004, 16:15 ET, Last post: Dec. 3 2006, 20:00 ET)
I need a fn browning 1922 blueprints  (Started: Aug. 27 2006, 06:02 ET, Last post: Aug. 27 2006, 06:02 ET)
Fal go/no go  (Started: Aug. 24 2006, 07:53 ET, Last post: Aug. 24 2006, 13:35 ET)
Is anybody willing to loan/rent/sell ?
Heads up on metric magazines  (Started: Jul. 24 2006, 18:44 ET, Last post: Jul. 24 2006, 18:44 ET)
Fal versus mp5  (Started: Dec. 24 2005, 16:54 ET, Last post: Jul. 11 2006, 11:40 ET)
Found this pic! new project? short fal
Fal threads!?  (Started: Jun. 27 2006, 23:03 ET, Last post: Jun. 29 2006, 11:07 ET)
Muzzle threads!?
Kits??  (Started: Jun. 11 2006, 18:29 ET, Last post: Jun. 24 2006, 23:30 ET)
Ordered rec.!
Ebay parts kit  (Started: Oct. 25 2005, 20:15 ET, Last post: Dec. 15 2005, 07:57 ET)
L1A1 gas plug  (Started: Mar. 7 2004, 10:17 ET, Last post: Sep. 11 2005, 13:10 ET)
assembling the gas plug/ gas pistn assy.
New fal project  (Started: Sep. 3 2005, 22:03 ET, Last post: Sep. 7 2005, 07:50 ET)
Sand Cuts  (Started: Jan. 3 2004, 20:37 ET, Last post: Sep. 1 2005, 21:23 ET)
Tech. query
KT-10/FAL  (Started: Mar. 12 2004, 17:11 ET, Last post: Aug. 3 2005, 15:17 ET)
Testing
Metric barrel israeli upper  (Started: Mar. 31 2005, 03:00 ET, Last post: Apr. 22 2005, 21:15 ET)
Does this combo work?
Subscribe Now before the change  (Started: Aug. 4 2004, 14:52 ET, Last post: Feb. 14 2005, 21:53 ET)
Ak47 and psl  questions ??  (Started: Feb. 8 2005, 23:02 ET, Last post: Feb. 9 2005, 11:16 ET)
Need some answers or input?
100% FAL receivers  (Started: Aug. 25 2004, 11:00 ET, Last post: Oct. 26 2004, 14:47 ET)
New pistol grip  (Started: Oct. 24 2004, 15:06 ET, Last post: Oct. 26 2004, 13:32 ET)
Tapco SAW type
I finally shot my FAL build!  (Started: Oct. 1 2004, 10:16 ET, Last post: Oct. 5 2004, 20:20 ET)
receiver dimension drawings  (Started: Aug. 12 2003, 12:50 ET, Last post: Aug. 24 2004, 10:12 ET)
is this the place?
FAL Rookie. Tactical look build!  (Started: May 13 2004, 04:43 ET, Last post: Jul. 15 2004, 23:14 ET)
What, where, who?!?!?!
FAL trigger  (Started: May 30 2004, 11:23 ET, Last post: Jul. 6 2004, 21:43 ET)
WTB - FAL Casting  (Started: Jul. 6 2004, 18:11 ET, Last post: Jul. 6 2004, 19:51 ET)
Put it on the Auction Site
FN sights  (Started: Apr. 30 2004, 17:28 ET, Last post: May 6 2004, 10:47 ET)
5 round mags  (Started: Apr. 23 2004, 11:08 ET, Last post: Apr. 23 2004, 16:21 ET)
Century casting Heat Treat  (Started: Apr. 4 2004, 23:32 ET, Last post: Apr. 12 2004, 22:10 ET)
Built at Home
My First FAL Receiver Near Completion  (Started: Jan. 7 2004, 21:01 ET, Last post: Apr. 6 2004, 22:43 ET)
It only took 10 months
Front post pin  (Started: Mar. 20 2004, 23:18 ET, Last post: Mar. 21 2004, 21:41 ET)
Can not get the basted thing out !!!
FAL boring fixture.  (Started: Mar. 12 2004, 10:34 ET, Last post: Mar. 17 2004, 16:48 ET)
tap  (Started: Jan. 25 2004, 09:39 ET, Last post: Mar. 9 2004, 00:11 ET)
need 1x16 tpi tap
Bolt length  (Started: Feb. 20 2004, 10:41 ET, Last post: Mar. 2 2004, 22:28 ET)
Can you measure your bolt and as shown.
80% info  (Started: Jan. 29 2004, 20:36 ET, Last post: Feb. 8 2004, 23:46 ET)
CA info on building a FAl
parts  (Started: Feb. 2 2004, 19:03 ET, Last post: Feb. 2 2004, 19:03 ET)
parts needed to complete a reciever
Headspacing  (Started: Jan. 24 2004, 23:31 ET, Last post: Jan. 28 2004, 12:32 ET)
using Manson gauges
Century told me they 'sold me a paperweight'  (Started: Jan. 22 2004, 10:45 ET, Last post: Jan. 27 2004, 19:04 ET)
R1A1 receiver 80%
CAI receiver for blow back?  (Started: Jan. 21 2004, 20:42 ET, Last post: Jan. 23 2004, 22:31 ET)
Is an R1A1 just Centuries FAL?  (Started: Jan. 16 2004, 01:52 ET, Last post: Jan. 22 2004, 12:55 ET)
Century Arms Receiver Casting Alloy  (Started: Jan. 6 2004, 00:58 ET, Last post: Jan. 6 2004, 01:20 ET)
Required info for heat treating
FAL modified gas piston  (Started: Nov. 26 2003, 17:00 ET, Last post: Dec. 10 2003, 15:33 ET)
This is a deal!!!  (Started: Oct. 24 2003, 19:07 ET, Last post: Nov. 25 2003, 09:58 ET)
Buttstock Removal  (Started: Sep. 3 2003, 09:25 ET, Last post: Nov. 24 2003, 23:37 ET)
FAL furniture  (Started: Nov. 22 2003, 12:30 ET, Last post: Nov. 24 2003, 09:19 ET)
Ulfrikr makes a post  (Started: Nov. 22 2003, 22:52 ET, Last post: Nov. 24 2003, 08:49 ET)
now where are my prints???
FAL caliber conversions  (Started: Aug. 27 2003, 15:35 ET, Last post: Oct. 19 2003, 18:53 ET)
Would you like a .45 ACP or maybe a 9mm?
Fal Upper Receiver Info Request And Offer  (Started: Jun. 8 2003, 16:18 ET, Last post: Oct. 16 2003, 00:11 ET)
Are there any decent FAL Blueprints out there?  (Started: Sep. 16 2003, 12:44 ET, Last post: Oct. 7 2003, 18:49 ET)
The Forever FAL Project from hell.
Interordnance FAL kits & the BATF  (Started: Apr. 24 2003, 11:57 ET, Last post: Sep. 19 2003, 14:40 ET)
Seizure of Kits purchased from IO
This is how its going so far.  (Started: Aug. 19 2003, 09:59 ET, Last post: Aug. 21 2003, 13:04 ET)
FAL receiver casting - anyone do one yeat  (Started: Aug. 3 2003, 22:38 ET, Last post: Aug. 5 2003, 17:46 ET)
I need a print & info
Cocking handle  (Started: Aug. 3 2003, 01:07 ET, Last post: Aug. 4 2003, 23:04 ET)
aluminum knob
70% reciever  (Started: Jun. 27 2003, 14:46 ET, Last post: Jun. 27 2003, 18:54 ET)
70% reciever  (Started: Jun. 27 2003, 14:47 ET, Last post: Jun. 27 2003, 14:47 ET)
CAI receiver  (Started: May 1 2003, 20:33 ET, Last post: Jun. 24 2003, 11:39 ET)
need advice on first FAL project parts kit  (Started: Jun. 21 2003, 10:12 ET, Last post: Jun. 22 2003, 17:48 ET)
I'm at it again....
NEW PHONE BOOk  (Started: Jun. 11 2003, 14:40 ET, Last post: Jun. 11 2003, 14:40 ET)
It's here
Getting ready to put it all together  (Started: May 24 2003, 10:14 ET, Last post: May 27 2003, 14:51 ET)
G1 parts ready to go
L1A1 charging handle drawing  (Started: May 5 2003, 22:24 ET, Last post: May 24 2003, 06:12 ET)
70% FAL Starting Point  (Started: Apr. 12 2003, 18:38 ET, Last post: May 19 2003, 12:07 ET)
Bad problem folks  (Started: Feb. 12 2003, 13:45 ET, Last post: Apr. 25 2003, 10:49 ET)
need your expertise.
40% FAL Receiver  (Started: Apr. 5 2003, 13:07 ET, Last post: Apr. 20 2003, 21:10 ET)
FAL Butt Stock Tool  (Started: Apr. 10 2003, 22:01 ET, Last post: Apr. 20 2003, 21:08 ET)
FAL Butt Stock Tool  (Started: Apr. 10 2003, 22:01 ET, Last post: Apr. 20 2003, 21:07 ET)
FAL 60% Build  (Started: Apr. 6 2003, 16:46 ET, Last post: Apr. 20 2003, 17:35 ET)
FAL Build from CAI 60% Casting
Important Saftey Info From DSA  (Started: Apr. 14 2003, 11:10 ET, Last post: Apr. 14 2003, 17:09 ET)
FAL builders please read.
Cool FAL 3D animation  (Started: Apr. 13 2003, 23:36 ET, Last post: Apr. 13 2003, 23:36 ET)
Game-oriented, not engineering quality
Raising the Ante?  (Started: Apr. 9 2003, 23:18 ET, Last post: Apr. 11 2003, 23:46 ET)
Proofing homebrewed receivers
TAPCO Casting  (Started: Apr. 11 2003, 12:07 ET, Last post: Apr. 11 2003, 12:07 ET)
Castings on sale again
FN FAL / L1A1 parts on ebay.  (Started: Apr. 9 2003, 20:52 ET, Last post: Apr. 9 2003, 20:52 ET)
has 6 days to go seems OK?
Ulfrikr's First FAL Build  (Started: Feb. 1 2003, 22:21 ET, Last post: Mar. 29 2003, 22:00 ET)
Was: Well, I finally did it. . . .
UPDATE  (Started: Mar. 13 2003, 11:40 ET, Last post: Mar. 14 2003, 15:17 ET)
Century R1A1
worn receiver latch?  (Started: Feb. 6 2003, 19:00 ET, Last post: Mar. 12 2003, 21:21 ET)
just a matter of replace the latch bolt?
Your thoughts on commercial FAL?  (Started: Mar. 3 2003, 18:16 ET, Last post: Mar. 6 2003, 00:25 ET)
Which one for the $$$?
Aluminum Alloy Magazines  (Started: Feb. 28 2003, 16:01 ET, Last post: Mar. 2 2003, 09:37 ET)
I assume there is a catch here somewere
Scope mount  (Started: Feb. 13 2003, 05:00 ET, Last post: Feb. 13 2003, 05:33 ET)
from Tapco
CENTURY ARMS INCH PATTERN RECEIVER  (Started: Feb. 6 2003, 10:56 ET, Last post: Feb. 10 2003, 18:01 ET)
Range report  (Started: Feb. 8 2003, 17:36 ET, Last post: Feb. 8 2003, 23:23 ET)
very satisfiying
Christmas again  (Started: Jan. 29 2003, 19:08 ET, Last post: Jan. 30 2003, 18:47 ET)
UPS was here, all is good!
first FAL  (Started: Dec. 22 2002, 10:49 ET, Last post: Jan. 29 2003, 14:03 ET)
need parts
New project  (Started: Dec. 17 2002, 11:21 ET, Last post: Jan. 29 2003, 10:49 ET)
Dan's grade 3
Hold up on my project  (Started: Jan. 17 2003, 09:56 ET, Last post: Jan. 23 2003, 18:52 ET)
lathe won't won't
FAL Target/Varmint  (Started: Jan. 22 2003, 14:41 ET, Last post: Jan. 22 2003, 18:15 ET)
Custom barrel
HACK-SAW BUILD FAL  (Started: Nov. 26 2002, 00:27 ET, Last post: Jan. 16 2003, 03:17 ET)
* BUILDING WITH HAND TOOLS *
gas tube  (Started: Jan. 13 2003, 17:46 ET, Last post: Jan. 13 2003, 22:20 ET)
should it be able to move at all?
First FAL build  (Started: Jan. 1 2003, 00:37 ET, Last post: Jan. 9 2003, 00:15 ET)
Any jigs available
parts info  (Started: Jan. 4 2003, 20:43 ET, Last post: Jan. 4 2003, 20:55 ET)
which mag for which
Homemade muzzlebrake  (Started: Dec. 24 2002, 09:30 ET, Last post: Dec. 24 2002, 09:48 ET)
DEER HUNTING SUCCESS WITH MY FAL  (Started: Dec. 2 2002, 10:49 ET, Last post: Dec. 4 2002, 17:00 ET)
FALs in the wild  (Started: Nov. 25 2002, 19:41 ET, Last post: Nov. 27 2002, 21:35 ET)
CETME muzzle brake  (Started: Nov. 21 2002, 23:44 ET, Last post: Nov. 23 2002, 11:03 ET)
Which kit?  (Started: Nov. 12 2002, 16:26 ET, Last post: Nov. 16 2002, 09:01 ET)
fal barrel vise and wrench bluepritns  (Started: Nov. 14 2002, 22:37 ET, Last post: Nov. 14 2002, 22:37 ET)
heres the link
Tapco FAL castings onsale  (Started: Oct. 15 2002, 19:44 ET, Last post: Nov. 12 2002, 18:39 ET)
Where to buy locking shoulders?  (Started: Nov. 8 2002, 13:19 ET, Last post: Nov. 11 2002, 20:16 ET)
This is the only part I can't find
STG58  (Started: Nov. 10 2002, 21:19 ET, Last post: Nov. 11 2002, 13:33 ET)
Kits
Home machining a Type 3 into a Type 1?  (Started: Sep. 24 2002, 00:36 ET, Last post: Nov. 8 2002, 00:39 ET)
FN FAL BLUEPRINTS  (Started: Nov. 1 2002, 18:35 ET, Last post: Nov. 2 2002, 14:18 ET)
Blueprints again  (Started: Oct. 27 2002, 15:36 ET, Last post: Oct. 30 2002, 15:25 ET)
What about these
FAL Blueprints?  (Started: Oct. 25 2002, 19:26 ET, Last post: Oct. 25 2002, 23:35 ET)
Anyone
Tannery and Tapco castings - FAL Blueprints  (Started: Sep. 16 2002, 10:50 ET, Last post: Oct. 14 2002, 22:25 ET)
Tapco FAL Receiver Casting - Image Archive  (Started: Oct. 14 2002, 22:12 ET, Last post: Oct. 14 2002, 22:22 ET)
Fal Kits  (Started: Sep. 13 2002, 22:59 ET, Last post: Oct. 6 2002, 17:03 ET)
Who has had experience with one?
Imbel receivers  (Started: Sep. 17 2002, 18:22 ET, Last post: Oct. 5 2002, 17:05 ET)
Group buy for DSA upper receivers  (Started: Oct. 4 2002, 18:45 ET, Last post: Oct. 4 2002, 18:45 ET)
Upper Barrel Timing?  (Started: Oct. 2 2002, 02:20 ET, Last post: Oct. 4 2002, 10:41 ET)
So where do the threads start?
Damaged FAL upper  (Started: Sep. 26 2002, 21:01 ET, Last post: Sep. 27 2002, 18:33 ET)
Free to good home, u pay shipping.
FN FAL, who made it , how old is it?  (Started: Sep. 18 2002, 05:27 ET, Last post: Sep. 24 2002, 21:09 ET)
identifing a FN FAL
Fal RuLez  (Started: Sep. 16 2002, 11:59 ET, Last post: Sep. 19 2002, 22:56 ET)
Show sum pictures
New forum Frank?  (Started: Sep. 16 2002, 09:43 ET, Last post: Sep. 18 2002, 05:39 ET)