AK magazine identification chart

Steve Johnson
by Steve Johnson

Saved for future reference. I often make mistake identifying AK clones. Luckily I have y’all to correct me in short order!

Steve Johnson
Steve Johnson

I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!

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  • Kvalseth Kvalseth on Oct 22, 2009

    Steve, this chart is part of Small Arms Illustrated, a website that has a picture of virtually any modern firearm you can think of:


  • Tarkan Tarkan on Oct 24, 2009

    Once there was a topic only several pages from a SOF magazine on how to identfy ammo to its factory in cold war era factory codes,it was cool too.This is a great post.