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The AK-47 has been around for 70 years. It was designed at the end of World War II in Russia in 1945 and presented for military trials in 1946. Today, the AK-47 is one of the most popular firearms in the world. The AK-47 is simple, rugged, and durableäóîit rarely gets jammed and itäó»s the ideal weapon for warfare; however, AK-47s arenäó»t perfect. Or at least AK-47s arenäó»t perfect just the way they are.

AK-47s are supplied with a 387-millimeter long 6H3 bayonet that features a 200-millimeter long spear point blade and the weapon can mount a cup-type grenade launcher that fires standard RGD-5 Soviet hand-grenades. All current AK-47s have side rails for mounting a variety of scopes and sighting devices too. The side rails allow for removal and remounting of optical accessories without interfering with the zeroing of the optic. The major selling points of the AK-47 include simplicity, reliability, and easy to use and repair. But, AK-47s arenäó»t the most accurate weapons! Here are 5 accessories that greatly improve the operation of AK-47s:

1. Magazine Loader

The purpose of a magazine loader is simple: Itäó»s to load magazine faster. All you do is slip the loader over the top of a magazine, work the lever, and load magazines with mechanical advantage.

2. Adjustable Trigger

The factory trigger on AK-47s can be gritty and unpleasant. Some AK-47s suffer from what is called äóÖtrigger slap,äó» which is caused by the trigger being smacked by the disconnector as the hammer resets. The trigger rebounds forward and slaps the shooteräó»s finger, which hurts. This problem can be easily fixed by grinding the metal down in a certain way or the trigger group can be replaced with a modern adjustable trigger.

3. Adjustable Stock

AK-47s usually come with a traditional fixed stock in wood or polymer. Some AK-47s have folding stocks that make the gun compact to carry but these can easily pinch your finger. With an adjustable stock, you can use any AR-15 style stock and eliminate these inconveniences.

4. Rails

When it comes to adding and mounting rails to an AK-47, there are a lot of AK-47 accessories to pick from. There are optic mounts designed to fit the integral scope rail found on more-modern AK-47s. Rails allow shooters to add optics on AK-47s, such as: a red dot, reflex sight, or lo-powered scope.

5. Optics

The Bushnell TRS-25 red dot is a great optic choice that offers long and unlimited eye-relief sight. A good optic that holds zero makes it easier to hit targets.

Improve Your AK-47 With Accessories

AK-47s are rugged, which makes them the perfect weapon for any kind of environment situation and for people who are not the best about maintaining their weapons. AK-47s can last anywhere between 20 and 40 years. The 5 above accessories can greatly improve how you shoot and how well you shoot. But where can you find them?

Find Our Entire Inventory Online and In-Store

On Discount Enterprisesäó» website, we feature our full selection of accessories for AK-47s. The prices our accessories are offered at are unbeatable. You can maybe find comparable prices on other websites, like GunBroker or Armslist, but what you canäó»t find is the trustworthiness you get from shopping with Discount Enterprises. Furthermore, our company provides customers with additional discounts and promotions with our coupon codes and Hot Deals webpage.

Our inventory online is updated in real time. We make it common knowledge for how many of each product we have in stock. This makes it easier on our end and yours. Plus, this means when a firearm is purchasedäóîeither online or in storeäóîwe remove the product from our site or list it as äóìOut of Stockäó. So you know what we have and what we donäó»t.

Take Advantage of Discount Enterprisesäó» Current Deals

Many of our products are 1 time buy. So, once a product is out of stock, we may not get the same product for the same price in the future. This means you should act fast if we currently have a great price for the firearm you want.

Many of the pre-owned handguns offered by DEGuns are offered at unbeatable sale prices. We tell you how much money you are saving when you buy from us and we let you know how many of 1 type of gun we have available.

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Fill out our online contact form or give our team a call at 402-875-6500 today to learn more about our selection of used guns. Our team can answer any questions you have in regards to the guns and accessories our store sells, or any other questions you may have.