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Old 01-18-2018, 11:48 AM
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Default Welding Sight Mt Plate to AK Receiver ?

I want to mount this SVD scope mounting plate to my FEG SA2000M AK receiver. This plate has no mounting holes & won't be easy to place in the customary way. The plate fits my POSP military scope, & needs to be mounted higher on the receiver than typical factory mounts anyway. Feg receivers are extra hard to drill & I'm concerned about scope placement vs. receiver internals..
SO, wondering if skillful TIG WELDS at both ends of this plate would do the job ?
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Old 01-25-2018, 04:06 PM
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Why not use a standard rail? You are severely limiting your options with that rail. PSO and PSOP universal bottom mounts are like $40 and allow you to fit SKS/SVD mounts so they fit AK rails. Gives more freedom to use across weapon platforms. Kalinka Optics has them in stock.
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Old 01-27-2018, 08:30 PM
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Well, if you weld it in place, you better make damn sure you have it mounted straight.
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