Is the SKS a real gun?
Like the AK47, the SKS remained something of a mystery in the West for an extended period. The CIA reported on the gun’s existence in 1955 while the first real-live versions were only captured in 1956 by French troops during the Suez Crisis operating in Egypt. The CIA’s first impression of the SKS, in 1955. (Photo: CIA)
What kind of ammo do you use in a AK?
These new production 7.62x39mm rounds are a perfect match for you SKS or AK platform rifle. Loaded into cost effective berdan primed steel cases, these rounds feature 122 grain hollow point projectiles that leave the barrel around 2,396 feet per second.
What kind of ammo does the Russian military use?
7.62x39mm ammo is primarily used in SKS and AK rifles and delivers good medium range performance. Although no longer used by the Russian military for front line service, it is extremely common anywhere AK pattern rifles are used.
Will polymer coated ammo Jam my ak or SKS?
I've found that the polymer coated ammo does not run as good as the zinc coated ammo, when NO LUBRICATION IS USED, and carbon build up has been allowed in the receiver. Bear in mind if your AK or SKS is cleaned an oiled I'm sure you wont have any issue." "would not jam in a AR47 or AK47 great ammo need more plz...."