I've heard 40 round AK mags are less than reliable. I've contemplated buying a few, but pricey if they're crap mags. Is the extra capacity worth the price?
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How are they less reliable? I've never had feed issues from my 30 or 40 or drum.
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Bulgarian 40 rounders from what I here are the cream of the crop in 40 rounders.
I have a few 40 round mags for my SLR-95 and never had any problems.
Read it somewhere that the spring was on the weak side, but if they work for you guys, I'm aboard.
You can always replace springs. I had a couple 20rd magazines that I wore the spring out after years of range shooting.
If they are a former Warsaw Pact (Romania, Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, East German, etc.) they will work fine. They were issued to be used in the RPK...