^^^ Nicely carved stock!
Regarding the SKS, knock-offs come after, not before. I like my SKS just fine. They aren't really designed to "compete" against an AK; it isn't really the same kind of lead hose, a bit more precise and with a much cooler bayonet, IMO.
Dead Bears, the only good kind.
GANDER MOUNTAIN OF HATTIESBURG, MS IS OVERPRICED, HAS LOUSY CUSTOMER SERVICE, & SELLS BEAT UP PISTOLS TO LITTLE OLD LADIES AS "NEW". :p