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by KotKotofeich
Tue Feb 03, 2015 11:27 am
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: Presentation and question on MI AK side rail mount
Replies: 19
Views: 13941

That looks really well done! Would you be willing to share the blueprints for your handguard?
by KotKotofeich
Tue Feb 03, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: Receiver to Barrel assembly
Replies: 5
Views: 5215

I've also read that the thread is larger - 26x1.5M so I'm looking forward to Sako's answer too :)
by KotKotofeich
Mon Oct 07, 2013 7:37 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: M78 7.62x39 parts?....so it's 308 parts I need/ pics added
Replies: 11
Views: 8690

the hammers look quite different, unsurprisingly ;) http://i41.tinypic.com/2vsq1zs.jpg note the barrel headspacing http://i41.tinypic.com/vzd7cz.jpg original larger magwell http://i43.tinypic.com/33xalbl.jpg piston - looks like the same 308 piston was kept http://i42.tinypic.com/1zq4mme.jpg two bolt...
by KotKotofeich
Sun Oct 06, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: M78 7.62x39 parts?....so it's 308 parts I need/ pics added
Replies: 11
Views: 8690

If anyone is interested, I can make the same pictures of an unaltered M-78 in .308 (stamped receiver though) so that things can be compared side by side (more or less)
by KotKotofeich
Sun Oct 06, 2013 5:07 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: .308 to 7.62x39 caliber conversion
Replies: 3
Views: 4258

Thank you, I'm going to keep an eye on your topic. I've been doing more research since I've posted this question and it does appear that the bolt can be taken from an AK or a Galil with no problems and keep the original bolt carrier. The question that interests me about your conversion is that it se...
by KotKotofeich
Wed Oct 02, 2013 2:03 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: .308 to 7.62x39 caliber conversion
Replies: 3
Views: 4258

.308 to 7.62x39 caliber conversion

This is a question that has been asked several times but never answered conclusively and in detail: Caliber conversion from .308 to 7.62x39, what would be involved? Can the conversion be made reversible? I'll try working from that assumption... New barrel. Can anyone say if there are any type of AK ...
by KotKotofeich
Tue Oct 01, 2013 4:32 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: M78 conversion to M76
Replies: 5
Views: 4646

Martiy - an M71 barrel will make it a restricted firearm in Canada, but if you are still interested, PM me, I know where you can get one already in Canada.
by KotKotofeich
Thu May 09, 2013 6:41 pm
Forum: Valmet General Discussion
Topic: New Valmet Barrels - Any Interest?
Replies: 17
Views: 17938

I wasn't able to get access to this site in time (took like a month to get my account approved), but I did message you on the galil forums saying I would take one - so there were takers! Can you at least PM me the information so I can contact the manufacturer myself?