View Full Version : M14/1A - STG58/FAL magazines interchangable?

06-02-2009, 9:55 AM
yes ? no?

06-02-2009, 9:58 AM
I have both. Not interchangeable.

06-02-2009, 10:00 AM

In addition, FN-FAL's have been made in both "Inch" and "Metric" patterns. Inch pattern FAL's will accept "Metric" mags (alittle loose) but not vice versa.

06-02-2009, 10:08 AM
anybody got a link to STG58 (I assume metric pattern) mags?

4 Brigada
06-02-2009, 10:16 AM
STG 58 mags are interchangeable with any metric. I have seen some STG 58 mags with the nato part number stamped on the floorplate, these were belgian made, The ones that I have older than dirt dont have that. I know that they are STG 58 (belgian contract made) cause the boxes of 10 has that info on the ouside.

06-02-2009, 10:30 AM
So where can I get some metric Ten rounders?

4 Brigada
06-02-2009, 10:40 AM
Check with Entreprise , But I heard that due to demand for their FAL's they might no be available. Also check with DSA not online call them , I picked up 5 last year that were seconds very inexpensive and have no Idea why they were seconds, changed the floorplate to a US made one (needed a US part)and they were good to go.

DUH I forgot get the 20 round kits and make them into 10 rounders yourself, I think thats still legal to do