Bulk 7.62x39mm Ammo
7.62x39 Ammo Common Uses & HistoryDeveloped during and after World War II, the 7.62x39mm cartridge was first chambered in the RPD light machine gun. 7.62x39mm ammo is primarily used in SKS and AK rifles and delivers good medium range performance. Although no longer used by the Russian military for front line service, it is extremely common anywhere AK pattern rifles are used. This cartridge has a tapered steel case that aids in its feeding and extraction; this taper gives AK magazines their "banana" shape.
1000 Rounds of 7.62x39 Ammo by Sterling - 123gr FMJ
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1000 Rounds of 7.62x39 Ammo by Arsenal by Global Ordnance - 122gr FMJ
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1000 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Wolf WPA Polyformance - 123gr FMJ
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1000 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Wolf - 122gr FMJ
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840 Rounds of 7.62x39 Ammo by Igman - 123gr FMJ
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480 Rounds of 7.62x39 Ammo by Belom - 123gr FMJ
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840 Rounds of 7.62x39 Ammo by Prvi Partizan - 123gr FMJ
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600 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Sellier & Bellot - 123gr FMJ
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20 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Wolf WPA Polyformance - 123gr FMJ
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500 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by PMC - 123gr FMJ
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20 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Prvi Partizan - 123gr SP
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20 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Federal - 123gr SP
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20 Rounds of 7.62x39mm Ammo by Winchester Deer Season XP - 123gr XP
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7.62x39 Ammo TypesMost 7.62x39mm ammunition fires 122 or 123 grain full metal jacket bullets at a muzzle velocity of about 2,400 feet per second. The caliber delivers good penetration, good medium range performance, and reasonable accuracy.
Although it was not designed for hunting, 7.62x39mm ammo can be adapted for harvesting game with appropriate soft point ammo. Soft point rounds mushroom for lethal effect on boar, deer, and other game without fragmenting and destroying edible meat. This caliber is not suitable for larger game, however.
7.62x39 ammunition is usually made in Eastern Europe using inexpensive steel cases; while not reloadable, this bulk ammo is highly affordable for high volume target shooting. Notable brands of this type include Wolf, Tula, and Barnaul's Bear series. These loads usually have non corrosive Berdan primers. Shooters who need brass-cased, Boxer primed rounds can choose from a number of offerings from Fiocchi, PMC, Prvi Partizan, Winchester, and others; these can be reloaded and are allowed at some ranges where steel is prohibited.