Russian SKS

SKS Rifle FAQs

Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about the SKS rifle. If you have any other questions you would like answered please feel free to contact us and we will be glad to answer it. What does SKS stand for? The complete name is SKS-45. The SKS initals stand for Samozaryadnyj Karabin sistemy …

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Top 12 SKS Modifications

Top 12 SKS Modifications

The most recommended SKS modifications in a rough order of how often I have seen them recommended by other SKS owners. Top 12 SKS Modifications Tech Sight appeture sight. Kivaari trigger. Spring loaded firing pin. ATI Monte Carlo Stock. Remove bayonet & grenade launcher lugs. Tapco detachable magazine. Recoil pad for length. Muzzle brake. Clean bolt. Bed …

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History of the SKS

History of the SKS

The SKS is a classic semi automatic rifle that was designed in 1943 by Sergei Simonov. SKS actually stands for Samozaryadnyj Karabin sistemy Simonova, which is a mouthful, so I hope you don’t mind if I just call it the SKS from here forward. The SKS was designed to replace the aging Mosin Nagant as …

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Best SKS Accessories

Best SKS Accessories

This is the list of the top accessories you can purchase for your SKS. To be clear these are not necessarily mods, but things you should have as an SKS owner. Some are more important than others (no particular order to the list), but they all have one thing in common…all SKS owners I have …

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