Other than the Ruchnoy Pulemyot Kalashnikova, otherwise known as the RPK or "Kalashnikov hand-held machine gun," there were not any AK-47 rifles issued alongside a bipod. Nor were there are SKS rifles issued alongside bipods. But the past cannot stop you from mounting a bipod on your rifle today!
Each AK-47/SKS bipod offered by Keepshooting.com is a new-production item from NcStar. Based in California, NcStar was established in 1997 as an affordable alternative to the high-end optics corporations that were then populating the market. For 15 years, NcStar has built the experience and expertise necessary to provide a number of markets – including military, law enforcement and civilian shooters – with not only high quality and innovative optics that are designed to offer lifetime satisfaction, but also a number of other firearm-related products and accessories. They do so with the world-class customer service that you would expect from a small local business. Today, NcStar looks to continue offering competitive products at more-than-competitive prices as they solidify their share in the arms accessories industry.
As noted, NcStar specializes in optics but also offers a number of other products and accessories related to the shooting sports, including the AK-47/SKS bipod available today. Featuring a solid steel construction, the AK-47/SKS bipod boasts adjustable legs with a varying height of 8.35 inches to 13.5 inches as well as a retractable/collapsible button. Simple to install, the AK-47/SKS bipod is clamped easily to the barrel with a simple turn screw design and weighs less than a single pound at just 15.63 ounces.
The NcStar AK-47/SKS bipod is designed for use with most wartime and modern AK-47 and SKS rifles.
Correctness? How can you be worried about correctness when the market is littered with tactical accessories and equipment that is capable of transforming your rifle from an anachronism into a futuristic firearm? Do not think. Just buy the AK-47/SKS bipod today for $15.