It requires milling the pic rails on the sides and bottom to create a flush surface. We then cut in M-lok slots. And finally we finish it in Cerakote to match the original factory finish.
The whole proces can be done as a contactless service: book in through the website or over the phone, post your upper reciever only to us and when its all done, we can ship it back.
The FABA kit creates an easy forward operation of the bolt action, with an ergonomic foregrip and grip texture. It does not change the action type of the rifle (it is a bolt action). The FABA is fabricated from billet aluminium and stainless and is 100% Australian Made by MANAEL.
You spoke, they listened. Following feedback from customers, MANAEL have released the Version 2 of their famed Forward Assist Bolt Action (FABA) Kit, featuring a new streamlined, lighter foregrip and improved stainless handles.
Overall weight of the kit has been dropped from 550 grams to approx 400 grams.
The FABA kit creates an easy forward operation of the bolt action, with an ergonomic foregrip and new hex-grip texture. Fabricated from billet aluminium to be hard wearing, light weight and long lasting.
The Version 2 is available with M-lok slots on the bottom of the grip for mounting accessories.
Following customer feedback, the size and feel of the bolt handles has also improved. Knurled stainless steel bolt handles with free spin action, provide easy grip and ergonomic use. They are slightly smaller than the Version 1 knobs.
Its an easy DIY install (no gunsmithing required). Does not change the action type of the rifle (it remains a bolt action).
Ambidextrous kit for right-handed WFA1-L rifles. Can be used without bolt handles.
Review of the FABA (Forward Assist Bolt Action) Kit for The WFA1-L Bolt Action Rifle by Shooting Stuff Australia.
The kit is designed and made in Adelaide, South Australia by MANAEL firearms manufacture and available through Ignition Custom Engineering.
We teamed up with MANAEL firearms manufacturers and Warwick Firearms Australia to deliver a bolt-on solution for the new WFA1-L Bolt Action Rifle. Its called the FABA Kit (or Forward Assist Bolt Action), which creates an easy forward operation of the bolt action, with an ergonomic foregrip. No changes to rifle category. Just easy, ergonomic use.