posted on Nov, 26 2008 @ 02:43 AM
it does kinda look like the g3, but its not the same, its built with polymers, and the barrell used in the fx-05 is different (polygonal rifling).
One of the reasons the FX-05 looks so externally similar to the G36 is that it was manufactured using some equipment that was bought from Heckler &
Koch as Mexico has a history of domestically producing licensed Heckler & Koch weapons.They had a dispute over the FX-05 design, but they later
dropped that. And yes, Mexico does have gunsmithing reputation, its just not that strong like Israel or Russia. And yes, we invented the semi
automatic rifle. Please, do some research before talking. Even though the rifle looks similar it is internally different with a completely different
By the way, im a Special Forces soldier using the FX-05, its better than the M4 or M16. Its lightweight, has an amazing fire rate, little recoil, and
the folding stock is not bulky at all. Its a nice, reliable weapon and i can tell you something Kronos, you can take it to battle and kick serious ass