AK (5.56x45) .223 Rifle
In this section, you will find a Saiga rifles and Vepr AK calibre .223 Rem (5.56x45 mm) for sale. Note that cartridges 5.56 x45 mm were known as .223 Rem. Should not be confused .223 Rem and 5.56х45 NATO ammunition. In particular, NATO 5.56х45 develops more pressure and has a thicker liner.
In Saiga rifles and Vepr AK receiver is made of steel sheet. The trigger mechanism - trigger, like a Kalashnikov. However, he ruled out the details, allowing conducting of automatic fire. The fuse also is borrowed from AKM but has only two positions. Shortened rifles equipped with folding stock issued for the Russian market. They are additionally equipped with a locking mechanism that eliminates fire with the butt folded. In rifle hunting lodge options is a semi-pistol grip formed integrally with the butt, on the "tactical" versions have a separate pistol grip and a folding or permanent butt of the type AK-74, AKS-74 or AK-74M.