Valmet M78 (AK47-type rifle) in 7.62 NATO with optional scope mount receiver cover, QD mount, slings and two factory remanufactured spare magazines made from G3 magazines.
Factory receiver cover scope mounting base.
Removable QD scope mount.
bottom of mount.
M78 7.62 NATO mag, Valmet factory remanufactured G3 magazine for the M78.
Original production factory magazine.
Opposite-side view showing the carry handle.
Foresight, flash suppressor and bipod mount.
AK-style gas system.
Tritium insert in flip-up foresight.
Rear sight, not the elevation adjustment for sighting in.
Rear sight and carry handle.
Factory removable bumper-pad to cushion ejecting brass.
Carry handle mount.
Safety lever and mag release.
Receiver cover removed. The buffer is aftermarket. Note the AK piston system.
Trigger mechanism and internals. Completely AK in design.
Piston and bolt assembly removed.
Rifle disassembled. Apart from the differences in the gas tube and non-integral upper handguard, the operating mechanisms are of Kalashnikov origin.