RPK Kalashnikov AK-47 Variants in Hungary
RPK Automatic Rifle
Caliber: 7.62x39mm, Magazine capacity 40 or 75
Manufacturer: Fémáru és Szerszámgépyár (FÉG), Budapest (licensed)
Overall length 1040mm, Barrel length 590mm
Weight w/ empty 40rd mag 5.0kg or 75rd mag 5.6kg
Rate of fire: 600 rds/min. Muzzle Velocity 745 m/s
Killing range 1500m, Max bullet flight 3000m
1959 Soviet design, developed from the AKM. Design improvement over the AKM:
Barrel lengthened, Increased rate of fire, Folding bipod, Sliding windage mechanism for the rear sight. The butt is the same as the Degtyarev RPD-44.
Folding butts on the paratrooper version.
Use: Hungarian Armed forces: general service.
RPKSN Automatic Rifle with Night Sight
Same as RPK, with Night Vision Sight and folding butt
RPK Automatic Rifle with AK-style buttstock
Note: Pictures of a very similar Zastava M72 are substituted. Please send us your pictures of the FEG RPK, if you have them.