Originally Posted by TheHunter100
I live in california and the replica ak's that are 7.62x39 are hundreds of dallors cheaper then ar's that are .223 or 5.56. I mean ar's are known for their accuracy but I dont think thats the reason. Plus the ak is a bigger round for hunting. I want to buy an ar just because of the tactical look it has and I want to customize it with holographic sight and flash light.
Wow that whole " back on topic" thing ...
The ARs have many more parts, and are more complicated. The payoff
The AKs have four moving parts, stamped receivers, and wood or
inexpensive plastic stocks. The payoff is dependability, and ease of
To sum, I think anybody would embrace the accuracy and lesser
recoil of an AR(5.56), on a day outing or hunting trip. But when
it's gut-check time, and you're going to be in the field for awhile,
many will grab the AK, regardless of what they post about it on
You can install a "tactical" stock system on an AK, and bolt on
as much garba-er, really cool accessories, yeah, that's the
ticket, as you like.