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The Soviet Jackhammer: Shooting an AVS-36

This rifle is lot #1019 at Morphy’s April 2019 auction:

Yesterday we looked at the history and mechanics of the Soviet AVS-36 battle rifle, and today we are taking it out to the range. As a light rifle firing full-power 7.62x54R ammunition, this is sure to be an exhilarating experience. I am curious to see how the muzzle brake performs, and if this rifle can be any better to handle and shoot than the M14…

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