5,45 mm Kalashnikov Short Assault Rifle with Folding Stock

5,45 mm Kalashnikov Short Assault Rifle with Folding Stock

     The Kalashnikov 5,45-mm short assault rifle with a folding stock is an exceptionally effective individual firearm for shooting in the conditions of limited space. The small size and high hitting capability allow to use the assault rifle in every extreme situation. The conventional (with a steel core), tracer and high-penetrating bullets are used for firing.  The energy of powder gases is used to reload the assault rifle.
     The firing and trigger mechanism of a hammer type is capable of delivering both automatic and single-shot fire.  The folding buttstock is very handy, the fire may be delivered from various positions. The assault rifle dimensions are considerably smaller with a folded stock. The magazine is detachable of double-column sector type with the location of cartridges in a chess-board order.
     The operating temperature range is from – 50°C to +50°C.

Caliber, mm 5,45
Rate of fire, r.p.m. 650-700
Bullet muzzle velocity, mps 735
Sighting range, m 500
Magazine capacity, cartridges 30
Length of assault rifle, mm:
with folded stock 490
with unfolded stock 730
Weight with a loaded magazine, kg 3,2