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Admin17.06.2021

Dating Russian Sks

This page is still under Construction!! The factory stamp is very close to the Izhevsk symbol, it differs in that the arrow in the triangle has no fletchings and the arrow is attached to the bottom of the triangle.
9506
Admin14.08.2021

Dating Russian Sks

why letter I for 1957? Note after the serial number there is a dash and then the last two digits of the year.
15010
Admin27.08.2021

Chinese SKS Rifle Guide/ Information/ Models/ Survey

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Admin28.06.2021

Dating Russian Sks

No SKS's with the years 1972 - 1975 have been documented as of yet.
2208
Admin21.06.2021

Chinese SKS Rifle Guide/ Information/ Models/ Survey

The only difference between these two North Korean SKS's is the second digit which may be related to the year or the arsenal, not sure which.
9408
Admin19.07.2021

Romanian M56 SKS Info, History and Identification

SKS Serial Numbers Serial Number Lookup and dating an SKS Rifle The first thing that needs to be done is to examine the Rifle for and Asian or Cyrillic markings, in an effort to identify the county of origin.
68010
Admin25.07.2021

SKS Serial Number Lookup, must see if you don't know what year yours is!

For example, most of the Chinese SKS for sale may come from Factory 26.
Admin25.06.2021

Romanian M56 SKS Info, History and Identification

Initially fielded in early 1945 against the Germans, the SKS was not adopted officially by the Soviet Army till 1949 and was produced by the Tula Armory until 1955.
1102
Admin19.08.2021

Russian Serial Numbers

The positions are different than the early models.
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