AK Type, Full-automatic, Semi-automatic
The 5.45 mm AK-74U is a highly effective automatic weapon designed for the antipersonnel role at a range
of 500 m. The system automation operates on propellant gases driven through a vent in the barrel.
A folding metal butt and shortened barrel are fitted to the rifle meeting the standards of a
basic individual weapon of assault and special task groups. Single and multiple targets can be destroyed by
firing bursts at a range of 250 m. Skilled shooters hit targets in the single-shot mode up to 350 m. The
bullet retains its killing effect over a range of 1100 m. The weapon fires 5.45 mm ball cartridges (5.45 x 39