100% US MADE AK FOR $650?!?!? Century.

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by idRATHERbeOUTDOORS, Oct 8, 2014.

  1. idRATHERbeOUTDOORS

    idRATHERbeOUTDOORS
    Yamhill County
    Active Member

    Messages:
    318
    Likes Received:
    128


    I WANT
     
  2. Will_Power

    Will_Power
    OR via OK
    Active Member

    Messages:
    599
    Likes Received:
    175
    I don't trust the monkeys that Century employs to put anything together, and if this AK is put together by them, and not just licensed or the Century name stamped on it, I doubt I'll trust their quality control, either.
     
    Blitzkrieg and The Heretic like this.
  3. idRATHERbeOUTDOORS

    idRATHERbeOUTDOORS
    Yamhill County
    Active Member

    Messages:
    318
    Likes Received:
    128
    time will tell
     
  4. bolus

    bolus
    Portland
    Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

    Messages:
    3,641
    Likes Received:
    8,202
    huh, I just happened to watch this today. though 4 years old it was what too look for when buying an AK and they did feature some problems that Century ones have had.

     
    Sgt Nambu likes this.
  5. idRATHERbeOUTDOORS

    idRATHERbeOUTDOORS
    Yamhill County
    Active Member

    Messages:
    318
    Likes Received:
    128
    Hopefully like the video said, they have addressed all problems. Will have to see what happens once these new ones are released.
     
  6. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist
    Oregon
    AK's all day.

    Messages:
    4,824
    Likes Received:
    6,271
    Watched that this morning.
    Once I aquire Talins M10 this will be next on my list.

    AK guys unite! :)
     
  7. soberups

    soberups
    Newberg
    Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    1,366
    Likes Received:
    1,453
    Or you could do like I did and get a Ruger Mini 30.....
     
    OLDNEWBIE likes this.
  8. The Heretic

    The Heretic
    Oregon
    Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    6,335
    Likes Received:
    10,259
    Agreed.

    I have a Century Golani and it is the only AK that I have ever owned or shot that didn't function correctly - about once every 50 rounds it leaves a spent casing in the chamber. You can see the mark on the rim where the extractor tried to extract it but failed. The bolt goes back and picks up the next round and of course it then jams.

    I am pretty sure the extractor is fine - the spring is very strong and it grabs the rim fine. But I think either the gas port is too large and therefore the bolt goes back before it should or too fast/hard, and/or the chamber is under/oversized and the case sticks at the wrong time. Since the case comes out easily with my fingers and all other rounds fire fine, I think it is the gas port.

    I have heard so much about the crap that Century makes, their QA/QC being hit and miss, I won't ever buy any Century firearms again.
     
  9. Blitzkrieg

    Blitzkrieg
    WA
    Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    9,674
    Likes Received:
    4,862

    THIS
     
  10. Blitzkrieg

    Blitzkrieg
    WA
    Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    9,674
    Likes Received:
    4,862
    century20monkey1.jpg
     
    sealine and Will_Power like this.

Share This Page