|Why own a Romanian AK versus any other
made in a different country?
The reason many choose a Romanian AK is because of
the value. They are some of the lowest priced AKs on
the market with out a loss in functionality. Thus if
you do your shopping correctly, for the price of a SLR-85
(a US made AK that cost about $500) you can buy a nice
looking SAR-1 with 6 magazines, and a couple thousand
rounds of ammunition. That's what makes these rifles
so cool, you get one of the biggest bangs for the buck.
What about these quality control issues I have been
If you do your homework correctly most quality issues
can be avoided. For example some Romanian models contain
more problems then others, though these rifles are so
easy to work on most problems can be fixed with simple