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Check out our full list of best AK stocks and grips below:
ATI AK-47 Elite Package
The AK-47 Elite Package from Advanced Technology International (ATI) is a complete polymer stock replacement kit for most stamped-receiver AKs. It includes a six-position-adjustable buttstock with an internal recoil compensation system, an adjustable cheekrest, ambidextrous QD sling swivel points, and a removable, non-slip, recoil-absorbing buttpad. The kit also includes an ergonomic Scorpion pistol grip with rubber inserts and finger grooves as well as ventilated upper and lower handguards with rails for installing optics or accessories.
BCM Gunfighter KAG
Recognizing that the small handguards on a traditional AK do a poor job of protecting the shooter’s hand, some AKs—specifically Romanian and Hungarian models—added vertical foregrips. These were angled forward slightly to ease reloading. For a user-installed option, we turn to Bravo Company Manufacturing (BCM). The BCM Gunfighter KAG (Kinesthetic Angled Grip) features a forward-angled rake that provides a firmer hold and increased user comfort while decreasing fatigue. Both KeyMod and Picatinny rail versions of this tough polymer grip are available.
If the original wood is more to your liking, there are few better options than Boyds Gunstocks, which makes phenomenal smooth laminated wooden AK stocks for most stamped-receiver AKs. Some variants may require additional fitting because this product follows the Romanian AK pattern. The laminated wood designs are very attractive and are available in a brown nutmeg, green camouflage and gray/black pepper. Each set includes original handguards, a pistol grip and a stock with a 13.25-inch length of pull and a rubber recoil pad.
Command Arms AK47SFSP
Many shooters who own ARs already have a preferred stock. Thanks to Command Arms Accessories (CAA), you can install your favorite AR stock on your AK and even improve upon it. The AK47SFSP stock adapter installs like a replacement stock on your stamped-receiver AK but features an AR-style buffer tube extension with six length-of-pull positions. Also, this stock adapter features a reversible side-folding capability so the user can choose between a left- and right-side folding. The stock adapter features polymer, aluminum, and steel construction for strength.
Ergo AK Classic Grip
Ergo grips are both hand-filling and ergonomic, with finger grooves and textured side panels. The Ergo AK Classic Grip features soft rubber over-molding on top of the rigid polymer core as well as an internal, waterproof storage compartment to keep small parts or spare batteries for optics.
Ergo AK Rigid Grip
In some environments, such as harsh desert conditions, the overmolding can become worn, so some users prefer the Ergo Rigid AK Grip. This grip has the same shape and feel, but it’s made of hard plastic polymer with texturing that won’t wear off over time.
FAB Defense AGR-47 Grip
The AGR-47 rubberized pistol grip from FAB Defense is an ergonomic alternative that fills the hand much better than the original AK grip, and it offers a more secure hold with the added benefit of an internal storage compartment. The AGR-47 features multiple textured surfaces and a middle finger indexing point. The grip is available in a variety of colors, too.
Hogue AK Stock Sets
Hogue’s Tactical Rifles line of stock sets for the AK feature the company’s trademark soft rubber overmolding and pebble texturing. The result is an extremely comfortable handguard with an aluminum heat shield that will keep your support hand cooler during sustained strings of fire. The handguard features a distinctive swell at the rear and a quad-rail design with removable side and bottom rail sections. The matching ergonomic pistol grip features finger grooves for a better hold and a beavertail design that vastly improves user comfort over standard grips. The stock sets are available in a variety of colors to suit user preference.
Magpul’s polymer Zhukov-S stock is designed to fit stamped-receiver AK variants, and another version fits Yugoslavian AKs. This stock is feature-laden with ambidextrous QD sling swivel attachment points and five different length-of-pull positions. It also very conveniently folds to the right side, allowing full rifle operation and not interfering with side-mounted optics.
Magpul MOE AK Grip
Magpul also offers several pistol grip options for the AK such as the MOE AK Grip, which features aggressive texturing and an internal storage space that can accept multiple grip cores for different accessories, small parts, or batteries.
Magpul MOE SL AK Grip
The MOE SL AK Grip, which has a more vertical grip angle and is smaller and slimmer than the other AK grips, so there is no internal storage compartment.
Magpul MOE-K2 AK Grip
The MOE-K2 AK Grip offers the same improved grip angle and textured design but is larger with an internal storage space. This grip also features a deeper backstrap for the web of the hand for more trigger reach.
Midwest Industries Alpha Series Folding Stock
The Midwest Industries Alpha Series Folding Stock is compatible with firearms that include a 1913 rail adaptor as well as Gear Head Works tailhook for arm brace use. The folding stock features an adjustable polymer cheekpiece for comfortable use for all shooters and the adjustable butt pad accommodates plate carriers or heavy gear. If any Southpaws are reading this, they’ll be happy to know that this stock has a reversible design for left-handed shooters. Lastly, the stock is constructed of ultrastrong polymer, aluminum, and steel components for years of hard use.
Stark AK-47 Rifle Grip
The Stark AK-47 Rifle Grip represents a vast improvement over standard AK grips. Its polymer construction is robust and completely resistant to weather and chemicals. This grip also has a waterproof internal storage space for two CR123 batteries, and you can also order an optional AA battery plug. To ensure a secure, ergonomic grasp in all conditions, the grip has aggressive texturing, palm swells, a thumb rest, a beavertail, and a sharp grip angle. A tab at the front of the grip melds with the triggerguard for more comfort. Finally, the grip is available in a variety of colors.
ProMag Archangel® OPFOR® AK-series Position Adjustable Buttstock
The Archangel® OPFOR® AK-series 4 Position Adjustable Buttstock fits almost all stamped receiver AKs. The buttstock offers a seven-position adjustable cheek riser for a better sight picture with iron and glass sights. These AK stocks are made from high-strength, carbon fiber, and glass-reinforced black polymer to withstand years of shooting.
ProMag Archangel® AA47 OPFOR® Series
The ProMag Archangel’s polymer AA47 OPFOR Series kit will fit on most AK variants. This upgrade kit includes an ergonomic handguard with an internal heat shield and optional Picatinny rails, a redesigned pistol grip with an internal storage compartment and aggressive texturing for a better hold, and an AR-style collapsible buttstock with ambidextrous QD sling attachment points. These AK stock sets are available in black, desert tan, and OD green.
SLR Rifleworks AK Billet Stock
The folding AK Billet Stock from SLR Rifleworks is constructed of lightweight 6061 aluminum and uses a bolt pattern that’s found on folding adapters for AK pistols. If you’re looking for a twist on traditional AK stocks, you’ve got it right here.
US Palm AK Grip
AK owners often complain that the standard AK grip is too small – and US Palm knows it. The US Palm AK Grip offers enhanced control through a more ergonomic design that boasts a palm swell that is shaped to drive the shooter’s hand upwards. As a result, shooters have a better grip and improved control over the firearm.
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