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Old November 26, 2012, 10:10 PM   #1
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Video Introduction to the FN FS2000 Bullpup Rifle

I have had my eye on FN's FS2000 bullpup rifle for quite some time, and thanks to some recent sales of duplicate firearms in the old gun safe, I was able to acquire one.

Wow, it is really something else, really a pleasure to shoot and extremely accurate.

Any of you shot one before? Own one? Would love to hear from others who enjoy bullpup rifle designs.

Here's a video I made by way of introduction to the FN FS 2000.

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Old November 26, 2012, 11:14 PM   #2
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Couldn't agree more with what was stated in the video...Awesome rifle!!! I own both the PS-2000 and FN's 5.7 x 28 pistol and I throughly enjoy shooting both of them. I believe you have to shoot these guns to truly appreciate them. Wish there were more manufacturers of the ammo though as this one one round that is not reloader friendly.

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Old November 27, 2012, 03:23 AM   #3
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Great video.
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Old November 27, 2012, 08:53 AM   #4
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My brother used to have one.

It was.... different.

I didn't like it, but it shot really well. It never had a bobble in the 3 or 400 hundred rounds we fired through it and my brother bought it used.

I didn't like the way the magazines went in or how they had to be pulled out.

I hated the rear BUIS, I think I would have done better using the front sight like a bead sighted shotgun.

I did like the lightness and how short it felt.

I thought it was very comfortable to shoot.

I thought the brass management was a really cool idea.

I liked the way the former owner had added a flashlight into the front handguard. (6P if I remember right)

There is a guy on that ran one in a Pat Rogers EAG course and wrote and article for SWAT on it and it worked well. (EdL is his screen name)
I am no longer participating in gun forums.

Good luck.
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Old November 27, 2012, 09:50 AM   #5
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Surprisingly, my son and I were getting really good groups even with that lousy rear sight.
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