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gpostal
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(10/27/01 6:24:27 pm)
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some one posted a inquiry of what type of ak it was bin-laden sported around

I watched a show today on the history channel about ak-47's ,it showed what appeared to be bin-ladens gun he is seen with ,it is a ak-74 in 5.45 caliber identified by its orange magazine ,short barrel and cone shaped flash suppresser

like me most probably thought it was a choped custom job ,but it is not

BlackGun
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(10/27/01 6:43:40 pm)
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full or semi?
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AGunguy
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(10/27/01 6:44:58 pm)
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OK, gotta ask a novice's question. Do the orange bakelite magazines only come in one caliber and that being 5.45 X 39.

I know the 7.62 X 39 mags can be offered in many colors.

One other question please, how does a B-square mount go on the AK, where do they attach?

GG

gpostal
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(10/27/01 7:30:43 pm)
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I think they are select fire ,the rest I don't know maybe bob ,doc or lts can answer those questions

Tac401
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(10/28/01 1:27:24 am)
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#1. Select Fire!

#2. It's called a "Krinkov" Model which some
are still available on a form #3 or #4 NFA Stamp,
the firearm if obtained in the US legally through
the above method will run you between $5,000
to $8,000.

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gpostal
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(10/28/01 9:23:02 am)
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ok tac can answer it, they said they are only fifty dollars in Afghanistan

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(10/28/01 9:24:22 am)
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Bob In St Louis
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(10/28/01 10:07:41 am)
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I have the orange bakelite magazines in 7.62x39 and in .223 caliber, some made in China, some East German.

P.S. - did you note in the file footage that Bin Laden is shooting left handed? Muslim shooting with the defiled hand. Devil in his own culture.
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Edited by: Bob In St Louis at: 10/28/01 10:09:41 am

Tac401
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(10/28/01 10:14:14 pm)
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Anyone also notice in some of the reports that
a few of them are using 50rd. curved mags?
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