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POTD — French Sniper Rifles

If you are familiar with the French MAS 36 series of bolt action rifles, then you are basically familiar with the current French Military bolt action sniper: FR F2. It is my understanding this rifle is chambered in 7.62×51 NATO but to be honest, I have never seen one in person. The earlier version of this is the FR F1 …

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Using Tape to Camouflage a Rifle

The photo is of French Troops in winter conditions with their FAMAS assault rifles and what I guess is a MAS FR F2 Sniper rifle. What struck me about the image was the use of tape to breakup up the black pattern of the weapons in the snow. Those of us who live in the real world know quite well …