Help me furnish my new Norinco MAK90

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  1. Brendan Sutton

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    Wanting to dress up my new MAK90

    Does all the AK47 furniture work on it? Show me what you guys have done or show me ideas! Thanks in advance! ( new to Ak's )

    - Brendan
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    I wouldn't change anything. I am curious to see how that folder is attached to the rear of the receiver.
     
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    I might post more pics later if i pull it back out, With the woods not matching and actually hurting me when I fire it. I wanna put a more modern scary black rifle look to it:)
     
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    Well I'm sure that stock is a real pain and the reason I'm not a fan of that type and especially the under folder.

    Someone must have taken the rear apart and added that stock. If that is the case, a stock rear trunion could be restored and a regular buttstock put in place.

    kvar has some nice US made stocksets...I prefer the plum color commie length.
     
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    Thanks for the help, I gotta do some more homework and figure out what do to.
     
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    there are many options, check out midwest industries... http://www.midwestindustriesinc.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=category.display&category_ID=1119

    as long as your Mak90 is a straight cut receiver most everything you buy 'should' fit, if I recall (and I could be wrong) the Mak90 is a Chinese clone of the Russian AKM rifle


    most of all make certain your rifle is Title 18 USC § 922(r) compliant
    http://gunwiki.net/Gunwiki/BuildAkVerifyCompliance
    it doesn’t look like yours is... but perhaps Norinco made some either before or after the AWB?
     
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    Thanks Koda! That's very helpful info!!
     
  8. B5Ben

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    I really like the Hogue AK grip. Just an awesome feel, perfect palmswell. Wish their AR grip felt as good.
     
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    I found my bookmark... personally I would go with some of the products from Ultimak: http://ultimak.com/BuyAK.htm
    Made in the USA so they are 922r compliant. I like the traditional look of the AK with wood furniture but 922r wood AK furniture is expensive.

    I personally like the Ultimak gas tube rail because it sits the lowest offering best chance for an optic like a red dot to co-witness the iron sights. http://ultimak.com/m2-b.htm


    Ultimak rail forearm with rail gas tube:
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    another Ultimak extended forearm option:
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    Both of those look awesome! Thanks!!!
     
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    I like the different looks! It's like barbie clothes for men! That Folder looks a LOT more comfortable than mine!! Looks cooler too.
     
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    I've got a tapco folding stock just like it I would sell. PM me if you are interested.
     
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    If you can wait a bit, the Magpul AK furniture will be released.


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    So many different cool options!!
     
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    Hello Brendan,
    I'm new to the site, are you still selling or still for sale the TA90 9mm tanfoglio? I will buy it , if so. Please call me at 786-512-7090 cell, thanks
    Joe
     
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    Ironwood designs !
     
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    Bubbafying a Chinese AK = BAD KHARMA
     
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    Brendan, I think that switching around new stock parts can get very messy! I suggest that you send the MAK To me and start anew with an eastern bloc AK! Glad to help. SRG;)
     
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    I vote for a different stock as a minimum. Wire folders are not my thing.
     

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