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  1. Technical Questions & Information
    Hello. I'm on my way to restoring my SKS to its original configuration. However, I've run into a roadblock. My SKS has a plastic (Tapco?) front sight post from the original owner. I've been trying to get this thing out but it looks like the material is worn down because my front sight tool...
  2. Technical Questions & Information
    Hi. I purchased an (unfortunately) bubba'd SKS for 200 bucks recently. It functions perfectly it just has a TAPCO stock. I'm looking for some pins that hold the TAPCO gas block in place. One of the pins recently went missing. I don't really know the proper name for these pins. If someone could...
  3. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    I have a very good/ near perfect condition Norinco type 56 sks. There is no damage to the stock and the metal finish is near perfect except some light wear on a few corners. The barrel is chrome lined and has no visible issues with the lands and grooves. I got the gun in cosmoline still. My...
  4. Technical Questions & Information
    I picked up a SKS a couple weeks ago for a great price. It was missing a cleaning rod (which I happen to have lying around here somewhere) and a bayonet. On closer inspection though, I found that it is missing the little doohickey (technical term) that is usually part of the barrel, which the...
  5. Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun
    About 2 years ago, I lucked into a Yugo SKS, in never fired condition, basically a brand new, 40 year old gun. I got it for a good price. Call me crazy, but I 100% love it as is, original, but a little over a year ago, I injured my left shoulder. It just has not healed well, and now the SKS is a...
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