Romarm Cugir WASR-10/63 7.62×39 Semi-Auto Rifle Romanian Cugir AK-47 AKM

SOLD FOR: $810

WOA#: WY240110MP012

Make: Romarm Cugir

Model:  WASR-10/63

Serial Number: 1985 PM 4559

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: 7.62×39

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

Markings: The left side of the trunnion is marked with the Romarm triangle with arrow and “1985 PM 4559”.  The left side of the receiver is marked “GP / WASR-10/63 / Cal. 7.62x39mm”.  Both sides of the lower handguard are marked “HOGUE / U.S.”.  The right side of the receiver is marked “ROMARM/CUGIR / ROMANIA / CAI GEORGIA, VT”.  The muzzle brake is marked “TAPCO USA 3E2Q7”.  The left side of the picatinny rail mount is marked “MI ™ / Midwest Industries Inc. / Made In U.S.A. / Patent Pending”.  The left side of the trigger is marked “TAPCO USA / G2”.  The right side of the grip is marked “C”.

Barrel Length: 16.25” threaded.  18.75” with Tapco Muzzle Brake.

Sights / Optics: The front sight is an adjustable post between two protective ears, and the rear sight is an adjustable tangent “u” notch. The left side of the receiver has a Kalashnikov Scope rail mounted with a Midwest Industries picatinny scope rail.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The buttstock is a metal folding stock with metal serrated buttplate.  The pistol grip is checkered polymer.  The bottom handguard is a Hogue rubber overmolded handguard with cobblestone texture on the bottom and the upper handguard is polymer.  The LOP measures 14.5” 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.  The checkering on the grip is crisp with sharp peaks.  There is some light handling wear.  This rifle was built with a Romanian Cugir Kit.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  None.

Type of Finish: Black

Finish Originality: Original to build

Bore Condition:  The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.

Overall Condition:  This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows some faint operation wear. There are some light scratches on the receiver, trunnion, and dust cover.  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:  None.

Our Assessment:  The WASR-10/63, a Romanian-manufactured variant of the AKM rifle, stands out for its blend of affordability and reliability, making it a popular choice among firearms enthusiasts in the United States. Produced by the Cugir Arms Factory and imported with modifications to comply with U.S. regulations such as replacing certain components to include a minimum number of American-made parts—this rifle is chambered for the robust 7.62x39mm cartridge. The WASR-10/63 maintains the AK family’s renowned durability and performance. It has earned its reputation as a versatile workhorse, suitable for a variety of applications ranging from recreational shooting and hunting to home defense. While some variability in fit and finish can be observed due to its manufacturing and importation process, the WASR-10/63 is highly regarded for offering the essential AK experience that appeals to a broad segment of gun owners.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

Romarm Cugir WASR-10/63 7.62x39 Semi-Auto Rifle Romanian Cugir AK-47 AKM
Romarm Cugir WASR-10/63 7.62×39 Semi-Auto Rifle Romanian Cugir AK-47 AKM