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Hdq 09-01-2012 10:05 PM

the ak47 id like to get is american made has a milled reciever and a special compensated barrel with chevron ports that directs muzzle jump down. its called the centurion 39. if you were to clamp an ak47 down on a bench and used a nice scop how accurate would it be at 200 yards? And by decent groups I mean 5" groups or less does anyone own an accurate ak type rifle? If so what kind is it?

Chainfire 09-01-2012 11:04 PM

The AK is meant to shoot minute of man at 150 meters. It will never be a target rifle or the x39 a target round.

Tillman7777 09-02-2012 01:40 AM

I have an AK 47 and it's okay 50 yards...... Any thing else I have to aim then adjust from where that round hits... I have an AK 74 that is more accurate. But as the other poster stated it's more of a rain hell on everyone in the area type of weapon...

ineverFTF 09-02-2012 01:44 AM

I dont think you could get a group like that. Maybe 3-5in at 150 with the gun clamped down. If you want an inexpensive round to shoot at 200 yards get a mosin or something similar in the 80-120$ range and buy good 7.62x54 ammo, and you have a nice accurate cheap rifle for anything.

gollygee 09-03-2012 05:20 PM

My grandson, after getting sights adjusted on a new AK47, shot from a prone position & put a 4" ragged hole in the target at 100 yards, shooting it as fast as he could pull the trigger. Being a marine, I guess he figured that was good enough for government work. :)

HockaLouis 09-04-2012 11:22 AM

It's a pretty accurate and powerful pistol.


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