View Full Version : AK help anyone

09-24-2012, 9:08 AM
ok so i just built an ak off a matching numbers romy g kit and ak builder flat and the magazine dosnt lock into the mag well as if the mag looks too big on the rear tab area is this normal should i buy a few more mags and check for fit...just not sure on what to do any suggestions

09-24-2012, 9:09 AM
which mags are you using?

09-24-2012, 9:20 AM
Definitely check several types of mags. In order of least-to-most tight-fitting, it will probably be: Surplus steel, surplus Polish steel, Bulgarian polymer, American-made polymer (Tapco, etc). If it's steel, just file down the stop of the mag catch a bit with a hand file.

09-24-2012, 9:26 AM
im using an old chines steel mag i think its from a mac-90