Polish Radom KBK 7.62×39 Semi-Auto Rifle PMK AK-47 AKM ATM USA Milled

SOLD FOR: $1,800

WOA#: WY240129LW008

Make: About Time Machining made in USA receiver, Radom Munitions factory KBK 1960 Polish Parts Kit

Model:  1960

Serial Number: ATMM00065

Year of Manufacture: Modern, Vintage Parts Kit

Caliber: 7.62×39

Action Type: Semi-Automatic, Gas Operated, Long Stroke Piston

Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked “ABOUT TIME MACHINING / FRIDLEY, MN. / MDL: 1960 / CAL: 7.62 x 39mm / SER NO. ATMM00065”.  The right side of the receiver is marked “S F”.  The left side of bolt carrier is marked “CT1930”.  The bolt head is marked “CT2567”.  The face of the front sight is marked with Polish Proofs.

Barrel Length: 16.25 threaded with thread protector.

Sights / Optics: The front sight is an adjustable post between two protective ears, and the rear sight is an adjustable tangent “u” notch.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The furniture set is 3 piece wood with checkered bakelite pistol grip.  The wood buttstock has a sling ring, straight comb, metal buttplate with trap door for storage compartment.  The handguard has metal nose cap with cleaning rod. The left side of gas block has a sling ring. The LOP measures 12.5” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate.  There are no chips or cracks.  The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.  There is some wear on the heel and toe.  The checkering on the grip is crisp with sharp peaks.  There is very little handling wear.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  One polymer 30rd 7.62×39 magazine in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Blued, Turned plum

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition:  The chrome bore is bright with sharp rifling.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9.5/10.

Overall Condition:  This rifle retains about 90% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows some operation wear. The receiver has a deep patina throughout and some of the metal has turned a plum hue.  The screw heads are sharp and the pins are unmarred. The markings are crisp. Overall this rifle is in Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This rifle comes with a total of one magazine.

Our Assessment:  This About Time Machining USA receiver assembled with a 1960 Radom Munitions Factory (Circle 11) KBK Polish Parts Kit represents a remarkable fusion of historic Eastern European military design and modern American gunsmithing. This rifle, utilizing genuine parts from the esteemed Radom factory, is a testament to the quality and durability of Polish military manufacturing. The Radom factory, particularly during this era, was known for producing firearms that were robust, reliable, and highly effective in various military applications. The KBK parts, sometimes referred to as the PMK, derived from the AKM series are especially valued for their authentic design and proven battlefield resilience. These components embody the pinnacle of Cold War-era Eastern European arms production, making them highly sought after by collectors and firearms enthusiasts.

Incorporating these historic parts into a contemporary USA receiver elevates the rifle to a new level of functionality and reliability. About Time Machining is known for its precision and adherence to high manufacturing standards, ensuring that the receiver not only complements the KBK parts but also enhances the overall performance of the firearm. This blend of the Radom factory’s historic components with a modern receiver creates a unique firearm that bridges the gap between history and modern-day firearms technology. The result is a rifle that not only functions with the precision expected of today’s standards but also carries with it the legacy and craftsmanship of one of the most significant periods in military arms production. For the collector, this rifle is more than just a tool; it’s a piece of history.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

Polish Radom KBK 7.62x39 Semi-Auto Rifle PMK AK-47 AKM ATM USA Milled
Polish Radom KBK 7.62×39 Semi-Auto Rifle PMK AK-47 AKM ATM USA Milled