View Full Version : FN HERSTAL Plant

02-02-2007, 05:02 PM
http://img186.imageshack.us/img186/1217/googleearthimagewc0.th.jpg (http://img186.imageshack.us/my.php?image=googleearthimagewc0.jpg)

For those interested to know where their toys euhm I mean firearms are made.



Medula Oblongata
02-02-2007, 05:07 PM
You had it right the first time :D

My firearms are my toys :)

There is an old American saying. "Its not how old the boy, but how expensive the toy."

02-02-2007, 05:08 PM
When I get a chance - I'm going to add this to my Wallpaper rotation (that chanegs every minute). I'm going to take the coordinates and get a clean image first though.

02-02-2007, 05:14 PM
Thanks for the photo.

02-02-2007, 05:21 PM
No problem.

02-02-2007, 05:37 PM
Thanx for the pic, I visited that plant in the early 80's This is the only view I ddin't get from the tour.

02-02-2007, 07:44 PM
Nice photo, thanks!

02-02-2007, 09:41 PM
I will look if I can find the other plants of FN in Portugal, Japan and the US next few days. Would make I nice collection. Heck I may not be allowed to collect FN guns but nobody said anything about FN plants.

02-02-2007, 11:55 PM
Why couldn't you be allowed to collect FN guns??

Medula Oblongata
02-03-2007, 12:43 AM
Yes, why? I thought that Belgians were allowed to own most coventional firearms.

Hoover 1
02-03-2007, 05:35 AM
Solidarnosc will most likely response in detail, but it is not very firearm friendly in Europe in general.

I have several friends from Belgium visiting from work for the next few weeks, one of which is a very big gun guy (Glock .40, S&W .44 mag. and a bolt action with optics)

Recent law changes have made it even tougher for them to obtain firearms. :confused: Reloading is near impossible.

I gave him a copy of Shotgun news and there was some serious crying going on. :(

And when I asked about him about obtaining a PS90, he said no way would he be able to purchase one in Belgium.



02-04-2007, 02:09 PM
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FNMI plant in Columbia, South-Carolina, USA