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FAMAS Black Box

We do a deep dive into the trigger mechanism, fire selector and burst fire mechanism of the FAMAS F1 using period docs and Chap’s arts ‘n’ crafts models. The mechanisms illustrate perfectly the ingenious solutions that designers had to come up with for first generation bullpups.

For more info on the lever delayed blowback breech system, here’s one I made earlier:

Warning: This vid does not contain firing. Comments bemoaning this will be met with extreme sarcasm!


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