|For an overview of assault rifles, see assault rifle.|
|The following is based on information from Fallout Tactics.|
A weapon produced by Fabrique Nationale.
This rifle excels at long range combat, far exceeding the damage of the AK47, and with the M16A1 only having a slightly better range. It has a burst mode and uses 7.62 ammo, which is very common throughout the game.
- Can be found in two special encounters: Merchant and Pipboy.
- Found in Kansas City, where it is carried by many ghouls.
- One gun can be found in a chest outside the cathedral in Kansas City.
- One can be found in the bookshelves near Hanks body in the hut beside the entry point during the Junction City mission.
Behind the scenes
The FN FAL is a battle rifle designed by the Belgian company Fabrique Nationale d'Herstal.