I never had that problem with an AK, that said, I have many reasons for hating the AK platform and there is more than one reason why I only have ARs in the safe anymore. some people have good experiences with AKs, I didn't and I am not going to drop a grand for a saiga or some other high end AK that will likely have a lot of the problems that my cheapo AKs had.
ignore my complete lack of capitalization. I still have no problem correcting your grammar.
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