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Old November 5th, 2016, 09:54 PM
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Default AK-74 Ammo

Another question now about (cheap- relatively) ammo. Any comments about which of these seem to be the most reliable and accurate?

Wolf
Silver Bear
Tula
Red Army

Or suggestions other than these? Thanks again for your help.
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Old November 6th, 2016, 07:50 AM
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I have had a preference for the Wolf and the Bear;tied with Golden Tiger in other rifle and pistol calibers(7.62x39) but I have no idea if they make 5.45.
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Old November 6th, 2016, 07:54 AM
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I believe all four you mentioned now come from the Ukraine, if you can find it the most accurate was made in Ulyanovsk, with a 60 grain fmj. However, the ak74 should shoot all available ammo about the same.
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Russian milsurp in the spam cans runs well and will wring everything out of the rifle that it is manufactured to perform at.
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Old November 15th, 2016, 04:28 PM
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http://sgammo.com/product/golden-tig...w-production-a

Of the currently available commercial stuff, this has been more consistent than anything else for me. How it compares to Russian surplus I'm not sure, I settled on Golden Tiger when Barnaul became harder to find,
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Old January 9th, 2017, 09:26 PM
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Go with wolf as a training round, Milsurp as fighting.
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