Century Arms VZ2008 Sporter Rifle 7.62x39MM Preview Review

Some info on the VZ2008 rifle from Century Arms. Check out the video for more details, shooting, and for the 2 issues we had on the first time out to shoot […]
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very first cleaning with FIREclean

Some info on the VZ2008 rifle from Century Arms. Check out the video for more details, shooting, and for the 2 issues we had on the first time out to shoot the rifle.

Even with the 2 issues noted in the video, I am still pretty happy with the VZ2008 rifle… although, the more I think about it, the more concerned I get about the first issue.

Century Arms VZ2008 after shooting in the rainCentury Arms VZ-2008 high level info:
U.S. machined receiver
U.S. made barrel
Non-reflective finish
Cleaning Kit
Barrel: 16.25″
1:9.5 twist
27″ (stock folded)
35.5″ (stock extended)
Weight: 7 lbs

Century Arms VZ2008 Brian killed my little camera

Century Arms VZ2008 Brian killed my little camera

Does Not use AK 47 mags

Century VZ2008 Sporter Rifle Specifications:
Caliber: 7.62x39MM
Type of Firearm: Semi-Automatic Rifle
Effective Range: 2,624 feet
Approximate Muzzle Velocity: 2,312 fps
Practical Rate-of-Fire: 40 shots per minute
Length with Stock Extended: 35 1/2 inches
Height without Magazine: 6 1/4 inches
Length with Stock Folded: 27 inches
Barrel Length: 16 1/4 inches
Weight with Empty Magazine: 7 lbs.
Trigger Pull: 5.7 lbs.
Magazine Capacity: 30 Rounds (may be lower in some areas due to local laws)
Century Arms VZ2008 field strip for cleaningRear Sight: Adjustable
Front Sight: Post

Century Arms VZ2008 Sporter Rifle 7.62x39MM Review – downloadable manual

And remember… this is just the Preview. We will post a full review in a few months when we have shot it more.

Originally posted 2015-05-15 00:30:16. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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