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  1. Another SCAR Case Question

    SCAR Accessories, Scopes & Mods
    I have to start by saying I have searched everywhere for this so apologies for another soft case question. I am a proud new owner of a 17S and when I purchased my SCAR the local shop was out of soft cases, along with most everything else (which seems to be the norm these days). So I ended up...
  2. For Sale: Blue SCAR 17s w/ Extras

    FN Guns and FN items For Sale
    Up for sale is my KG Gunkote Anodized Blue FN SCAR 17s with some extra stuff included. Under 1200 rounds through it, mostly Hornady 155g BTHP Steel Match. Located in Austin TX, will ship but FTF preferred. $3800 FOR EVERYTHING SHIPPED, Cash, Paypal or Chase Quickpay Accepted SCOPE NOT INCLUDED...
  3. WTB SCAR 17s

    Want to Buy
    wtb scar 17 prefer black but fde is OK too with or without accessories or gun only pm me with details
  4. SCAR 17S FTF, Help please

    FN SCAR 17S
    I just purchased a 17S and it will not feed. I'm at a loss. I have two factory mags and I have tried three different ammo (including match grade). Both mags and all ammo does the same thing. When I release the bolt or rack the charging handle it doesn't go all the way forward. It normally goes...
  5. Leupold Owners: VX-R Scopes on the SCAR 17S

    FN SCAR 17S
    i am the very proud new owner of a SCAR 17s. Just can't believe what a sweet shooting .308 it is. I popped off 2 boxes of 20 rounds and hardly felt it. Try that with a bolt .308! Anyway- it's optics time! I was just at the West Palm gun show and saw the Leopold VX•R Patrol 1.25-4x20mm (30mm)...
  6. WTS Handl Defense Black SCAR25 Aluminum lower for FN SCAR 17S

    FN Guns and FN items For Sale
    Hello All I have up for a sale a used but in excellent condition Handl Defense SCAR25 lower reciever; I am the second owner, the previous owner who is a good friend of mine sold it to me and only had about 500 rounds through it, and I put only 100 rounds on this one. The reason why im selling...
  7. WTB: SCAR 17 Barrel Extension

    Want to Buy
    Looking for a SCAR 17 barrel extension new or used. Thanks.
  8. WTB: Scar Front Sight Rail

    Want to Buy
    I'm looking for a front sight rail like the ones from hi-desert dog/promoted pawn. New or used. Thanks
  9. 17S 10/20 Magazine inquiry - California Compliant

    FN SCAR 17S
    Hello, I'm a new member to the forum and also a new owner of a SCAR 17S. It came with a great FN magazine that is only a 10 round capacity, but looks like a 20. Any suggestions where I can find these online? I can always get specific 10 round magazines from places like Molon Labe, but would...
  10. 17s Range Report with Load Data for IMR 4895

    Handloading and Reloading Ammo
    As always use at your own risk. Data given is less than Lyman's MAX pressure listed in 49th edition. AWESOME RESULTS AT 200 YARDS! This past weekend I had a chance to work up loads from 40gr to 45gr in 0.5gr increments using IMR 4895 and 150gr FMJBT. For all loads I used the same brass, trim...
  11. scar 17s waiting game

    I am new to this forum, but thank you to everybody on here, I found a bunch of great information here which ultimately helped me purchase my Scar 17s. I have a bit of experience with FN's, I've shot the fnp45, fnp40, five-seven pistol, m16a4, and a few FAL's. I bought an FDE off gunbroker from...
  12. WTS Scar 17S FDE

    FN Guns and FN items For Sale
    Parting ways with my 17S. Comes in FDE. It's in excellent condition. Comes with 5 magazines (2 FNH, 3 Thermold), TangoDown Battlegrip QD Vertical Grip, and Surefire M951 Kit02 (includes IR flipable filter, additional bulb assembly, and pressure switch). Gun is located in Georgia. Paid $3700 for...
  13. SCAR 17- The Accurate One (Black) ;)

    FN SCAR 17S
    Quick question y'all. My buddy is wanting to sell his Black Scar 17s. It has about 100 rounds through it. Pretty stock, however, it does have a Magpul grip on it. Is there a certain price that he should be expecting?
  14. Scar 17 Color Question

    FN SCAR 17S
    Hello all, I joined about a month ago and this is the first question I have posted. Apologies if it has been covered elsewhere. Basically, on a lark I bought a black SCAR 17s. It is one of the sweetest shooters I have ever owned. I want to add a flat dark earth 17s but am struggling to find one...
  15. Wtt. FN Scar 17s black nib for 16s +cash

    FN Guns and FN Items For Trade
    I was able to buy a second black 17s this last week. Havent been able to find 16s. Would prefer nib. Also need cash as part of trade. Would be able to send extra 2 20 rd mags as part of deal. Pm me if interested
  16. SCAR-H makes an appearance for the new Trijicon scope

    FN SCAR 17S
    MIL only, but sure is interesting... thoughts?
  17. Cleaning a new Scar 17s

    FN SCAR 17S
    Helped my buddy clean his new scar 17s black today . . . (he only paid 3300 at a local VA dealer about a week or two ago! Lucky him). Anyway, we opened up the extractor/spring to clean (yes, its a PITA and takes some practice) and found several copper/metal shavings in there, most likely from...
  18. On a 17S -AccuPoint TR24 scope -LaRue LT104 QD mount-- Interference?

    SCAR Accessories, Scopes & Mods
    As a newbie, I just shot my 17S for the first time today. (awesome experience...fine weapon!) I need to equipt it with optics, and I have an AccuPoint TR24G 1-4X scope on order. I plan to mount it with a LaRue LT104 with QD speed lever mount. My concern is will the lever mount interfere with...
  19. Tactical Scope for Scar 17s

    FN SCAR 17S
    Good morning All! As per my previous post, I am really struggling on picking an optic for me 17s. Most of my hunting and shooting will be within 250 yds. I live in Florida and the landscape is swampy and not wide open. 90% of the time I will be hunting hogs during the evening, and spotlighting...
  20. Thoughts on corrosive ammo. ??

    FN SCAR 17S
    I recently purchased 120 rounds of Samco .308 before I did the research to determine whether or not it was a corrosive cartridge. Big mistake on my part. Fortunately, I didn't spend much $ on this ammo. My question is: What are everyone's feelings about running this corrosive garbage through my...