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 Gunsmith that can make a custom thread adapter 
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Hi guys,

Any idea if there's a gunsmith around Seattle/East Side that can make a custom thread adapter? I tried changing out the muzzle device on a FAL I have only to discover it's some sort of custom bubba thread job (by our measurements, it's a M14x1.5 RH thread pattern).

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Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:08 am
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Why would you need a gunsmith to make a simple thread adaptor that you should be able to make with two taps and a short piece of tube steel?


Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:37 am
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If I knew what any of that meant, do you think I'd be asking?


Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:10 pm
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hartcreek wrote:
Why would you need a gunsmith to make a simple thread adaptor that you should be able to make with two taps and a short piece of tube steel?


My guess is he want an OD thread to ID thread adapter. To screw into his metric thread and turn it into standard or whatever thread he has need of. Just 2 taps and tubing aren't going to cut it.
Regardless, not complicated. I'm able to do it and help, but I am busy and far from most everybody up here in the North. So usually it doesn't seem to work. If you can get me bbl, so I can make the part to it, shouldn't be a problem.


Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:14 pm
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What kind of FAL is it?


Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:22 pm
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NukeNJ wrote:
If I knew what any of that meant, do you think I'd be asking?


:ROFLMAO:

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J├Ąger is a good dude, if you can work it out :cheers2:


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