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Info Seeking Guy
February 12, 1999, 01:54 AM
Would like to know the feasability of "retrofitting" a hold-open from another variant so that the bolt will stay open after the last round. Any experience or advice?

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Info Seeking Guy
February 12, 1999, 03:21 AM
Sorry Folks - I meant to say Century Sporter above!

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Ray VanderLinden
February 12, 1999, 03:49 AM
Yup but the Century Sporter is an L1a1 so it wouldn't holed open either.

fal308
February 12, 1999, 10:48 AM
You can retrofit from another variant or pull yours out and fit a roll pin and file it to fit and function.
For some of the best information on working on an FAL variant go the the Gunplumbers site at www.geocities.com/Area51/1234/arizona.html.

[This message has been edited by fal308 (edited 02-12-99).]