The famous “bowtie” on the side of the rolling block’s receiver is actually the side of two massive pivot pins for the breech block and hammer. Stout design.

Cadillac Creedmoor: Tascosa Rolling Block Rifle

Shooting in style with Pedersoli’s Tascosa Creedmoor Rolling Block.
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The SDS Lynx 12: The Other Chinese Saiga Clone

As far as affordable and available AK shotguns go, how does the Lynx 12 stack up against its competition?
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JTS M12AK: Chinese Saiga-12 Copy

Russian AK shotguns are banned from import and American-made clones can be pricy, so how does the Chinese JTS M12AK compare?
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The Serbs Are Coming! New Zastava PAP M90 Rifles Soon

Zastava USA announced that a batch of their new 5.56 PAP M90 AKs have arrived in the U.S. and will be shipping out to retailers soon.
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New Smith & Wesson M&P Spec Series Kit

Smith & Wesson’s new Spec Series Kit includes a knife, challenge coin, and an M&P pistol with all the bells and whistles.
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Kalashnikov USA’s KS-12 AK Shotgun

Can this American Saiga-12 clone hold a candle to the Russian original?
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The Saiga 12: The Bygone Russian Beast

Once a common and inexpensive shotgun choice in America, Saiga 12s have surged in value since they were banned from importation in 2014. Are they still worth it?
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Cugir PSL 54: The Romanian Military’s DMR

The Romanian PSL rifle is a scaled-up AK with a long history of use and a good reputation, but is this glorified RPK with a scope worth the asking price?
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New American-Made AK-74 Parts Kits From Circle 10 AK

Circle 10 AK just released an American-made parts kit for building AK-74s, and if the parts are made as well as they claim, it could be just what the U.S. 5.45 market needed.
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Cugir Mini Draco: The Goldilocks AK Pistol

If you think the Draco is too big, and the Micro Draco is too small, then the Mini Draco should be just right.
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Escort DF12: The Newest AR-Pattern Shotgun

Imported from Turkey, the new Escort DF12 is a rugged semi-auto 12-gauge with familiar handling and controls.
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WBP Mini Jack And Lynx: AK Pistols Straight Outta Poland

For those who want a Draco with a bit more style, look no farther than the WBP Mini Jack or Lynx.
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WBP Fox: An AKM With Some Polish Flair

Nice finish and plenty of features—but does the Polish WBP Fox measure up to more established countries' AKs?
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Zastava M91 Sniper Rifle: A Military DMR For The Commercial Market

The Zastava M91 is a scaled up AK from Serbia that's design was inspired by the famous Soviet SVD. It is a reliable and accurate rifle, but is it worth the price tag?
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WBP: New Polish AKs With Humble Beginnings

WBP AK rifles and pistols are some of the only available imported AKs in the US right now. Are they on par with the likes of Zastava and Cugir? Or are they merely commercial-grade AKs with an inflated reputation?
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Zastava M57 and M70A: The Yugoslavian Tokarevs

Just like with their Kalashnikovs, the Yugoslavians put their own twist on a famous Soviet weapon when they developed their M57 Tokarev pistol. Widely available both as original military surplus and new production, these guns are more than historical relics.

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