AK-47

AK47-Test

Video: In Memory Of Mr. Kalashnikov, 700 Round AK Burn

Firing 700 rounds through an AK seems a fitting tribute to the late Mikhail Kalashnikov and his ever-reliable design. But will the gun used in this test catch on fire, melt or ultimately triumph? Watch the video and find out.

AK-47-Shoot

AK-47 Shoot: Arsenal SLR-107 Rapid Fire Practice Run

Many people prefer the AK-47 platform to the AR-15, while others view it on par with ARs. Others say it's outdated. Watch this video demonstration of an Arsenal SLR-107FR AK-47 in action and make up your own mind.

AK-47 as an alternative to the AR-15?

Editor’s Pick: Gun Digest Book of the AK & SKS

The AR-15 is not the only fun gun you can have. The AK-47 and SKS provide plenty of big time firepower for your shooting enjoyment, too. If you want to learn more, we've got the book for you.

24AK

Gun Photos: 25 Tough AK-47s

The Avtomat Kalashnikova AK-47 is arguably the most famous and, some say, most reliable battle rifle in the world. Here are 25 images of this toughest of the russian rifles.

Century Arms Centurion AK-47

Centurion AK-47: A Classic Comes Home

Different from all other AK-47 variants manufactured in other countries, the Centurion is assembled with American-made parts making it  unique in the long list of examples of the most-produced rifle in the history of firearms. Previous wars have proven that any peasant with no education can learn how to use the AK-47 within an...

What do you get when you cross an AR with an AK? You get the Rock River Arms LAR-47, which accepts AK-47 mags and is chambered in 7.62 X 39 Russian.

ARs of Russian Inspiration

You can have an American AR-style rifle inspired by the AK-47 and chambered for the heavy-hitting Russian 7.62 X 39 cartridge.