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Old July 12, 2019, 07:07 PM   #1
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H&K Beats Knights for New M110 Contract

https://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/...arksman-rifle/

The new M110A1 will be an HK417 variant.
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Old July 18, 2019, 01:28 PM   #2
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OMG! That is stunning. A little embarrassing that in the list of other contracts they list the SA80 upgrade fix. (Cringe).
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Old July 20, 2019, 10:56 PM   #3
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So, the rifle being made in Germany but accessories bolted on in the US qualifies as made in the US for the contract??

or has that requirement gone away??
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Old July 23, 2019, 07:55 PM   #4
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H&K built(or is still building?) a factory in the US for the sole purpose of competing for these contracts, I imagine most of the work will be done in the US plant. But I don't really follow these things, thats just what I read a while back, so who am I to say?
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