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Old May 30, 2008, 01:24 PM   #1
draktheas
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AK47 Barrel

I just got an AMD-65 kit from an acquaintance and it has a cut barrel and of course no receiver. I wanted to see if anyone had suggestions on good places to buy a barrel and/or new stamped receiver preferably pre-milled for the AMD-65. Prefer to deal with companies that people have good experience and reviews for.

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Old May 30, 2008, 06:32 PM   #2
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Currently, the best AK stamped receivers on the market are made by the oddly-named NoDak Spud:

http://www.nodakspud.com/
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Old May 30, 2008, 06:52 PM   #3
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Try: www.centerfiresystems.com, www.redstararms.com, or www.k-var.com

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Old June 2, 2008, 07:09 PM   #4
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https://www.apexgunparts.com/index.p...sjuo65pkc92ae5

Apex is good to deal with...when they say excellent they mean it.

The Romanian barrel might have fitting issues...check with the boys at
: http://www.akfiles.com/forums/showthread.php?t=38666


"as i asked over at gunco, ding, would ds1911's drill press method work for turning down the journals on our yugo and romy barrels? He said, i believe, chuck up the muzzle in a drill press, and brace a journal with a 'v' shaped
backer, barrel through the hole in the table, down from where you're working with a file. if you were going to cut the 16" barrel to AMD length you could do that last."
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