AKS-74U

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Introduction: AKS-74U

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This is my new knex AKS-74U. I'm going to do revisions and make a final version before I post it, but I want your opinions. It can be breach loaded, and has removable magazines. It fires blue rods, and I'm not going to do a range test until I finish the final version.
Sorry I forgot to say this earlier, but credits to TheDunkis for the mag even though it is modded.

What needs to be changed or improved? I know that the sights are off I'm going to move those forward, and the front hand grip needs to be fixed. If I can, I might change the trigger guard. PLEASE GIVE ME IDEAS THANKS!

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    hmm this gun reminds me of my PP19, probably because Kalashnakov worked on the "Bizon" with Dragunov. or something like that.

    Speaking of my PP19 I might redo it, it could use a better angled handle and I could probably make a horizontal mag for it...
    Picture below for anyone who cares...

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    Nice.However it's hard to make a horizontal mag.(Yes I know about Seleziona's SIHM-2.)

    Victor Kalishnikov (son of Mikhail Kalishnikov,) worked on the PP19 with Alexi Dragunov (son of Evgeny Dragunov.) The PP19 was heavily based on the AK.

    i always new you would mae a horizontal make for it after i suggested a year ago and u said it was impossibble

    actually you suggested a working cylindrical mag, which would be impossible on that scale.

    not for awhile at least.
    atm I have a fancy-smancy reapeating sling assault rifle type thingy which was originally meant to be a scar-H but I gave up on the replica part. I'll probably mod it into a sniper at some stage.

    still not 100% satisfied with it, I'd also need to get hold of a camera to get pics. tbh it is way underpowered imo

    Not sure about a horizontal mag, but a better-angled handle would be nice.

    yeah, the 45º handle sorta ruins it for me, but it looks awesome from this angle

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    Yup. I built it after I built your PP19. It was pretty good, but I thought it could have been a little better.

    true, the handle and trigger assembly could have been far better, I also wanted to improve the barrel but I ran out of parts =/

    Very good. Looks like a real Avtomat Kalashnikova Skladnoy 74 Utorkochenniy.

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    Hmm... a few ideas:
    *Try making the main part of the gun more triangular.
    *Make it so that the stock doesn't require so many of those orange clip parts.
    *Make the stock fold in like the real gun.
    *Make it longer, which would make it an AKS-74, rather than just the Utorkochenniy shortened variant.