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Barnaul 7.62x39 123 GR Hollow Point Steel Lacquered Case 20/Box
($0.23 / round)
Federal 7.62x39mm Soviet 124 gr FMJ American Eagle 20/Box
($0.65 / round)
Wolf Ammo 7.62x39mm 123 gr FMJ Steel Case PolyFormance 20/Box
($0.25 / round)
Sellier And Bellot 7.62x39mm 124 gr FMJ Rifle Ammo 20/Box
($0.39 / round)
Tula Ammo 7.62x39mm 122 gr FMJ Steel Case 40/Box
($0.24 / round)
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($0.22 / round)
Hornady 7.62x39mm 123 gr SST Black with Brass Case 20/Box
($0.98 / round)
Federal 7.62x39mm Soviet 123 gr SP Power-Shok 20/Box
($0.89 / round)
Winchester 7.62x39mm 120 gr Split Core HP PDX1 Defender 20/Box
($1.35 / round)
For 2019 Century Arms introduces its newest heavy duty AK rifle, the VSKA (vis-kuh). Re-engineered with critical components using machined S7 tool steel, a material so highly regarded for it's ability to withstand heavy duty action that it's used in excavator teeth and jackhammer tips!
The VSKA rifle features an all new bolt carrier, front trunnion, and feed ramp machined from S7 tool steel and specially heat treated for maximum durability. S7, often referred to as a “Shock-Resisting Tool Steel,” is commonly used for tools like chisels and jackhammer tips as it has maximum shock resistance and high compression strength, while retaining toughness. The front trunnion and bolt are machined from billet and exceeded the durability goals for the project. Additionally, the VSKA features a carburized 4140 steel bolt, a chrome-moly 4150 barrel, and sports the RAK-1 Enhanced Trigger Group for an impressive trigger pull. Along with a manganese-phosphate finish, Century adds a little style to the heavy-duty brute with an American Maple wood buttstock and forend.
I’ve heard and read every bad comment there is about Century Arms and it’s horrible front trunnions.
I however took a chance with much research on the VSKA. So far I have put over 1,300 rounds through the VSKA, all Tula Ammo. I clean it after each range use and constantly maintain it. It’s a very nice firearm and I would definitely buy it again if I had the chance. SOSS is selling theirs at a price which I wish I would have participated in. I paid $750 after taxes at my local gun shop.
Two complaints I would say about this firearm is one, the magnesium phosphate finish isn’t my cup of Russian vodka. Two, the Maple fore grip does smoke after 2-3 mag dumps also the stock does get lose. Mine has a slight wobble after 700 rounds. A quick tighten from a Phillips wrench fixed it up. The VSKA is a step above their previous AK variants. I would dare say it is better than a WASR, being it completely constructed in USA down to the barrel. I would highly recommend buying this AK over an Inter Ordinance brand. I give this rifle a 5 out of 5 Russian stars.