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Posted: 8/16/2005 3:25:36 PM EDT
I ordered a Romy AKM AK47 kit.

What receiver do I need to complete the build?

Do you recommend rivets or screws?

Thanks,
srt205
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 4:19:21 PM EDT
A stamped 7.62X39 receiver. I have used OOW and Arsenal 1mm with good results. I'm hearing good things about the Eubanks 2gen receiver, but I've not tryed one yet.
I reccomend rivets, but I'm old school. The rivets make it look more authentic.
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 8:07:09 PM EDT
Armory receiver. Rivets.
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 9:44:12 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/16/2005 11:38:02 PM EDT by srt205]
Who makes the best rivet kit? Do I need the Center Support Sleeve with Rivet also?

srt205
Link Posted: 8/17/2005 5:20:14 AM EDT

Originally Posted By srt205:
Do I need the Center Support Sleeve with Rivet also?

srt205


Not if you buy a factory made receiver.
Link Posted: 8/17/2005 6:39:45 AM EDT
Could you guys submit a link or phone # for the armory receivers, There are several armory companies.

Thanks
Link Posted: 8/17/2005 4:21:57 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/20/2005 11:48:58 AM EDT
I bought a Armory Receiver and it is very nice. Does anyone know where I might be able to rent the tools to do the build?

srt205
Link Posted: 8/20/2005 12:49:54 PM EDT
pookieweb.dyndns.org:61129/AK/rivet/boltcutters/boltcutter.htm

pookies site has some options for making your own rivet squeezers.

Link Posted: 9/5/2005 1:57:20 AM EDT
Here are some pics of my finished Romy AIM63. i think it turned out pretty good.

srt205



Link Posted: 9/5/2005 4:51:11 AM EDT
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