~ South African FN FAL Type C Bayonet ~
The Fusil Automatique Léger ("Light Automatic Rifle") or FAL is a semi-automatic/selective fire battle rifle produced by the Belgian armaments manufacturer Fabrique Nationale de Herstal (FN). During the Cold War it was adopted by many North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) countries, with the notable exception of the United States. It is one of the most widely used rifles in history, having been used by more than 90 countries.
The bayonet comes with its original scabbard and frog.
The grip is stamped ‘M’ and 202751.
The scabbard is made of a plastic composite.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade length is 6 ½ inches (6.5 cm) and the overall length of the bayonet is 11 ½ inches (29 cm).
The bayonet scabbard and frog length is 13 ½ inches (34.3 cm).
It weighs 335 grams.
~ Condition ~
The set is in very good condition.
The frog has a rust stain on it.
~ Postage ~
Postage costs £18 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.