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Old 11-15-2017, 10:15 AM   #1
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Default Kalashnikov shows off early AK-47 prototype with unique features (PHOTOS)

Built in 1948 before full-scale mass production of Mikhail Kalashnikov’s famous rifle took off, the early prototype has a number of differences from later Soviet-made guns.

"In the collection of the Russian state-run Kalashnikov Concern, the well-used vintage AK is one of a short run of 1,500 rifles made during the time of the Berlin Airlift. Using a stamped rather than milled receiver, the select-fire underfolder used a different trigger, has a hollow cylindrical charging handle and a short muzzle break"


One of only 1,500 produced. I am pretty sure Kalashnikov wanted to use the stamped receiver to save weight and cost but the next 10 yrs. saw the milled AKs.??
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"Maybe they should have just listened to Mikhail in the first place."
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The rifle was designed from the start to have a milled receiver but Soviet industry wasn't up to the task.
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