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WTW: FN FNC-80 from Heat
Fifty Shades of FDE
One of my all time favorite action flicks is Heat. It has realistic firefights, which is something Hollywood doesn’t seem to care much about. It also has some very talented actors who took the time to train with firearms and learn tactics from experts.
Spoiler Alert: the movie’s over twenty years old, so I’m not too worried about spoiling anything for anyone. If you still haven’t seen it, it’s definitely one to put at the top of your watch list!
In this badass flick, some very iconic firearms are used. Today we’ll take a look at the carbine Al Pacino’s character, LAPD Robbery & Homicide Lt. Vincent Hanna, used during the heist shootout. When I watched it the first few time I had no idea what the make/model it was, other than the fact that it was obviously not an AR-15 type rifle.
I was very curious and back then Google was still new, so I hit the books and finally solved the mystery: it’s a FN FNC-80.
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