NEW Kalashnikov Concern RPK-16 Machine Gun, VSV-338 Sniper Rifle, SVK Marksman Rifle & PL-15 Pistol (VIDEO)

    Our friends at Kalashnikov Concern sent us promotional footage of their new firearms and kindly allowed us to publish it.

    The RPK-16 is being designed as a potential replacement for the RPK-74 squad support weapon, the VSV-338 is a long range sniper rifle is chambered for .338 Lapua Magnum. The SVK Marksman Rifle was developed at the request of Russian special operations forces for a tactical semi-automatic marksmen rifle. it is chambered in 7.62x54mmR and in 7.62x51mm. The PL-14 / PL-15 Pistol was designed for the Russian military and may be adopted as the new service pistol.

    More information below:

    More On Kalashnikov Concern’s New MA Compact Assault Rifle and SVK Marksman’s Rifle (and More!), via Modern Firearms

    BREAKING: Kalashnikov Concern releases precision rifles at ARMY 2016

    Kalashnikov Unveils New PL-14 Pistol For Russian Army

    Many thanks to our friends at Kalashnikov for permission to publish their video.


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