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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 9/17/2003 7:09:50 AM EDT
pawnshop has 1 battlepack found in the back room. it has Bala Normal FNM 78-16 stamped on the pack. anybody know how to translate or have a webpage with the numbers?
i don't normally shoot anything if i don't know what it is
Link Posted: 9/17/2003 7:22:12 AM EDT
Pretty sure that will be Portugese stuff and that the 78-16 will be the lot number. Check further, though as I'm no real expert. If so, it is very good ammo but be aware that the bullets have a mild steel jacket. No real problems as it won't hurt your barrel to shoot, nor is it "armor piercing" etc. but some indoor ranges will not allow it.
Link Posted: 9/17/2003 8:41:54 AM EDT
10-4. before gunandknife.com went under those guys recommended portugese and hirtenberger. have fired both in my M1A and FAL with no problems. just wondered if there was a FAQ page out there that identified headstamps.
Link Posted: 9/17/2003 10:09:08 AM EDT
Do a search here on the Port ammo and it will be there...including pics of headstamps, etc. [url]http://www.falfiles.com/forums/index.php[/url]
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