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August 19, 2012, 01:23 PM

I have a Chinese SKS. This marking is on it. It is hard to see with the picture, but its a triangle with the top cut off and a "7" in it. It is followed by the three Chinese symbols.

August 19, 2012, 10:25 PM
it mite help if you said what exactly you want.

August 19, 2012, 11:33 PM
what does the symbol mean? Is this a common or rare chinese version?

August 20, 2012, 12:59 AM
I'm not sure exactly what the symbol means for sure i really doubt it is a rare one but maybe! makes me curious I'll look around. there were so many shipped over here the surplus rifle from hell you mite say. mine is a Russian but it hasn't a symbol like that.

August 20, 2012, 07:56 AM
I have looked everywhere. Most symbols are a triangle with a factory number in them. The pic is kinda hard to see but it is several triangles that make a larger one. The top of the triangle is flat and it had a small 7 at the top.

August 20, 2012, 08:49 AM
YOu need a better pic, and right side up :rolleyes:

But I am pretty sure that is the Norinco factory code for factory number 6776...


August 20, 2012, 11:30 AM
I agree. It looks like the 6776 factory. Idk if that's a good thing but it has been reliable and accurate in terms of the Sks.

August 20, 2012, 10:24 PM
yes i also looked around and i think its a nor-co. good luck and im sure your gonna be happy with it if not throw it out there one of us will grab it up.:D
love mine!! sorry i cant be more help.:mad:

August 21, 2012, 09:26 PM
It's the factory stamp, but your picture is upside-down.

August 21, 2012, 09:35 PM
None of the Chinese SKS are "rare." The Chinese produced these by the millions to arm their 100,000,000 man standing army.