Category AK

AK

Best AK-47: Complete Buyer's Guide

Not sure what AK-47 to get? We cover the basics, pros/cons vs the AR-15, and our favorite foreign and US-made AK models across all budgets. (Read)

AK

Best AK-47 Magazines [Hands-On]

Capacity, polymer vs steel, country of origin. The AK is everywhere but we walk you through how to choose the best AK magazines for your purpose and budget. (Read)

Gear Reviews

Best AK-47 Brakes & Compensators [Tested]: Tame The Recoil

Looking to tame the oomph of your AK? We cover a few of the most popular brakes out there across all budgets so you can find the best for your needs. (Read)

Video

[Top Ten] Vickers Tactical Videos

Larry Vickers is the real deal and we've been a fan of his Vickers Tactical YouTube channel for years. Here's a few of our favorite videos. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Palmetto State Armory KS-47 Gen 2: Hands-On

Looking for the perfect lovechild of an AR-15 and AK-47? The KS-47 from PSA brings you 7.62x39 goodness in the AR platform. See how it fares in our testing. (Read)

AR-15

Best 7.62x39 AR-15 Uppers & Complete Rifles

Want to combine the accuracy of an AR-15 with the power of an AK-47's .30 caliber round? We cover the most popular 7.62x39 AR-15 uppers and complete rifles. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Palmetto State Armory AK-47 (PSAK-47 GF3) with Video

Looking for an affordable and reliable AK-47...that's made in the US? We test PSA's PSAK-47 for shootability, reliability, look, feel, accuracy, and more. (Read)

AR-15

Best Side Charging AR-15 Uppers

Want an AR-15 upper that is unique, but in a practical way? We dive into the pros and cons of side-charging AR-15s, how they work, and the best models. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Citadel RS S1 Tactical: AK-Style Shotgun

The Citadel RS S1 tactical shotgun...is it just another semi-auto AK shotgun or does it dethrone Saiga? Find out with our hands-on review! (Read)

Ammo

5.56 vs 7.62x39mm: Ballistics Match of Tortoise and the Hare

5.56 vs 7.62...what's better? We cover the famous rounds of the AR-15 and AK-47 in terms of bullet size and velocity to see which is the overall winner. (Read)

Ammo

The Truth About Brass vs. Steel Ammo

Should you shoot steel-cased ammo? Or simply stick with the more expensive brass-cased ammo? We go through the facts and set things straight with some simple rules to follow. (Read)

Gun Reviews

Saiga .223 Rifle Review

The ultimate Saiga .223 Review...we cover its AK-47 heritage, shootability, upgradability, reliability, maintenance, upgrades, and more. (Read)

Gun Reviews

Norinco SKS Rifle Review

How does the SKS stack up against the newer AK? We review the Norinco SKS in terms of reliability, shootability, pricing, safety, upgrades, and more. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

Best Semi-Automatic Rifle for Beginners: AR-15 vs AK-47

Quickly learn the pros/cons of the AR-15 vs AK-47 debate. We'll cover ergonomics, reliability, cost, accessories, and even recommended models. (Read)
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