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  1. Military Weapons Forum
    Be gentle with me........... The SKS doesnt have a "changeable" magazine? Is this why everyone is always talking stripper clips? Do you load the mag through the breech? Be gentle.......
  2. Military Weapons Forum
    Purchased a chinese sks a few years back and to tell you the truth haven't messed with it too much. Have stripper clips and shot a few rds and had some fun plinking targets. Now for the questions Are there any videos out the to help hone my skills with the proper techniques of loading the...
  3. Military Weapons Forum
    Hey guys, What are your top 10 favorite guns for any survival situation? I keep seeing threads that say "What is your favorite survival weapon" and I see "AK-47, SKS, FAL" over and over again, so the mission of this thread is to see some other options. To start, mine are: 1. VZ-58 2. AK-47 3...
  4. Military Weapons Forum
    Looking at a SKS-M. Got a few questions. Bolt hold open: I am assuming from the AK mags, this gun does not do it. Stripper clips: I am assuming it can't be stripper clip fed because of the AK mags. General quality: Early SKS chinese exports were pretty good, pretty much rearsenaled...
  5. Military Weapons Forum
    I am tempted to get one instead of another AK-47. Are they reliable? I am pretty sure this model takes regular AK-47 magazines. Does the bolt hold open after the last shot? Are the mags a pain to get in and out? Kind of like the fiasco to swap tapco mags. I already have a ton of parts for...
  6. Military Weapons Forum
    what is the type of SKS called that takes the AK 47 magazines? yeah i know, dont change a SKS... but we already have a normal yugo SKS and we are looking for the type that takes the SK mags? what is a good price for one? up to $750 is all i will spend on a gun not made is the good old USA.
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    and it should be SKS D or M right??