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FN FAL, one of the most common combat rifles. The "inch pattern" L1A1 variant (top four images) has a scope, bipod and a muzzle brake. Adjustable gas system and simple construction make this a reliable design. The bolt locking system is broadly similar to Soviet SVT and SKS designs.

The "metric" rifle in the bottom two photos is based on the Austrian STG58. A bipod is integral to design and locks into indentations in the heat shield when not in use. Although heavy, it is simple and reliable.

For more information about FAL rifles, stop by R. Wilsons's FN FAL site.

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