Palmetto State Armory announced two new SKU’s recently the AK-V and the AK-P AK-pattern pistols.
The Difference in the AK-V and the AK-P patterns is the AK-V is chambered in 9mm as the AK-9 is in the standard 7.62x39mm
Within the AK-V and the AK-P families lies a few different variants with furniture from Magpul MOE, Red Wood, and ALG rails.
These AK pattern pistols are currently in the pre-order phase and can be purchased directly from PSA
PSA AK-v 9mm
-Stamped 1mm Steel Receiver
-10.5” Nitrided 4150 Steel Barrel
-1 in 10″ Twist
-2 Port “Tanker Style” Muzzle Brake
-Picatinny Top Railed, Hinged Dust Cover
-Fixed Rear Sight
-Enhanced Extended Safety Lever
-Fire Control Group: Single Stage, Single Hook
-PSA AK Picatinny Stock Adapter with Triangle Side Folding Brace
-U9 35 Round Patterned Magazine (Will also work in CZ Scorpion 9mm Firearms)
PSA states ” Designed based on the Vityaz-SN Russian submachine gun, with a few modern improvements.
The PSA AK-V is a blowback-operated system to ensure a smooth cycling action.
Following in the footsteps of our new PSA AK-47 GF3 models, the AK-V features a forged front trunnion and bolt/carrier.
Our design utilizes the Palmetto State Armory U9 35 round magazine, and also features last round bolt hold open.
The PSA AK-V will also accept CZ brand scorpion magazines.”
PSA AK-P 7.62x39mm
-Barrel Length: 10.5″
-Barrel Twist Rate: 1:9.5
-Barrel Material: 4150 Steel
-Barrel Finish: Gas Nitride
-Muzzle Device: Mini Krink Brake
-Muzzle Thread: M24x1 1/2 RH
-Receiver: Stamped Steel
-Front Trunnion: Hammer Forged
-Bolt: Hammer Forged
-Carrier: Hammer Forged
-Brace: PSA AK Picatinny Adapter with Triangle Side Folding Brace
-Fire Control Group: ALG AKT Enhanced Trigger with Lightning Bow
-Sights: 90 Degree Combo Sight/Gas Block, Fixed Rear Sight
-Magazine: Magpul PMAG AK/AKM 30 Round Magazine (1); Where Allowed by Law
-Includes: Picatinny Optics Mount
PSA states “The PSA AK-P GF3 is designed from the ground up to be a new standard in AK-47 pistols, utilizing all new precision manufactured parts.
Thoroughly tested in development, we tortured tested to 10,000 rounds to ensure a quality product.
Not to be satisfied with just a good AK-47, we kept improving and now are proud to announce our PSA AK-P Gen3 Hammer Forged (GF3) pistol with a hammer forged bolt, carrier, and front trunnion.”
To learn more about PSA AKV-p GF3 and the PSA AK-V. CLICK HERE