close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

New SGL 20 finally set up!

Discussion in 'The Kalashnikov Klub' started by hickok45, Jan 11, 2010.


  1. hickok45

    hickok45
    Expand Collapse
    Millennium Member

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 1999
    753
    8
    Location:
    Nashville
    Finally was able to get the SGL 20 set up with a stock I can use. My CAA stock and grip came in Friday. Now, with that stock installed and the Krebs peep/ghost ring sight, I have a gun I think I'm going to really enjoy! Can't wait for some nice weather so that I can try to wear it out.

    I wouldn't mind if the CAA stock were just a tad bit longer, but it's okay and feels really good. Somebody in this forum recommended the CAA, which I had not heard of, so I thank you folks for that.
     

    Wanna kill these ads? We can help!
  2. Reswob

    Reswob
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2009
    1,717
    24
    Location:
    VA
    With a foreign-made stock and pistol grip, I have serious doubts that a SGL-20 meets 922(r)
     

  3. my762buzz

    my762buzz
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2007
    1,551
    0
    If I recall correctly, CAA is made in Israel.
    Its a nice grip. Some won't buy it to avoid going over the federal 922r 10 parts minimum law on certain conversions/builds. It definitely looks comfortable on their website. Any pictures?
     
  4. my762buzz

    my762buzz
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2007
    1,551
    0

    You are right. Arsenal is barely meeting the minimum with the grip and
    stock included. Assuming the handguard, grip, stock, and trigger parts are
    US made. You need 5 not including the muzzle brake. Replacing the stock and grip places the gun at least 1 part short.
     
  5. photoguy

    photoguy
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2009
    200
    2
    Location:
    SE PA
    When the SGL20s were on sale I was on the fence about getting one. I did some research and read nothing but great reviews. But I think it was one of your videos that put me over the edge. I pick it up tomorrow. Thanks.

    Oh, and if a crazed woman starts chasing you down the street please take cover. That would be my wife; I told her it was your fault I bought another rifle :rofl::rofl:
     
  6. shuck99

    shuck99
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2008
    311
    0
    Location:
    Northern Kentucky
    Hickok45, love your videos on youtube! I think you should have went with the Vltor buffer tube adapter and magpul moe stock setup instead of the CAA setup! Because thats what I am about to do with my Arsenal sgl20!
     
  7. Dogshark

    Dogshark
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Mar 9, 2009
    181
    0
    Location:
    Georgia
    Great vids sir! Keep em comin. Wish I could have some fun on your range.
     
  8. vrex

    vrex
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2006
    341
    0
    Location:
    USA
    The man who keeps stock plastic sights on his glocks tacs out his Russian AK! I like it!
    Your 230 yard offhand Romanian AK shooting session impressed the heck out of me, if anyone has not seen it, check it out, it is seriously cool.
     
  9. CarlosC

    CarlosC
    Expand Collapse
    AK Fanatic

    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2000
    2,880
    5
    Location:
    DFW area, TX
    Assuming the only compliance parts left on the SGL-20 are the FCG, just installing a US-made magazine is enough to be compliant. If your gun has a US-made brake, like those from Arsenal ($$$$), then you can use an original Russian plastic magazine and simply replace the guide and bottom plate with Arsenal stuff and voila, you're still compliant. 9 out of my 12 AKs are only compliant with the magazines.
     
    #9 CarlosC, Jan 30, 2010
    Last edited: Jan 30, 2010