Coolest SKS Ever

A few years ago, I saw one of the coolest SKS custom rifles. It was listed for about $350-$400 at the time. Unfortunately, I hesitated and didn’t buy it. It goes back to trying not to spend money unless I have to.

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It started life as a Zastava 59/66 SKS type rifle. The owner had the front sight relocated to the gas block. Then, he had the barrel chopped down to 14″ and a Phantom flash hider welded on to keep the total barrel length legal over 16″. The stock is a common Tapco model, and I don’t know anything about the magazine.

Now, I know many people shun the SKS, but I have a rearsenaled Zastava 59/66A that has impressed me. I would love one in a smaller, lighter form. I’d prefer a good SKS over a cheap AK any day of the week.

I actually set up an alert to notify me if that seller ever listed anything on GunBroker again, but alas, he never relisted the rifle or anything else.

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About jurmond

'Jurmond' was the name of my first character in a homebrew D&D campaign. He was a gunslinger and tinker, creating and carrying strange weapons that belched fire and smoke. That was well over a decade ago but I still think of him whenever fiction and firearms collide, so it seems the perfect pen name for this project.
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One Response to Coolest SKS Ever

  1. Deonte Robinson says:

    what is the name of the gas block sight you used?

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