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SKS Upgrades? It almost sound like an oxymoron. But here's what can be accomplished by a truly determined fan of the rugged cold war relic.
Totally American-made, Century’s RAS47 further hones Kalashnikov’s classic design
Over the years, the Kalashnikov has been pegged as a inaccurate firearm. But is it a fair assessment of the rifle? What can marksmen truly expect when it comes to AK Accuracy?
Stock AK Triggers are not known for their crisp, clean breaks. But there is something that can be done about this with some simple modifications or upgrades.
There are some great AK ammo options out there for Kalashnikov's legendary rifle ranging from training to defensive and even hunting loads.
The AK-47 is a storied rifle design with a long and compelling history. It has grown from simple origins to one of the most prolific rifles of all time.
There have been many influential rifle designs over the years, but which have had the most pronounced and lasting effect on rifle development?
The AK is pretty simple in design, which is what makes the resilient battle rifle a masterpiece.

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