This is a pre-order item with an ETA (estimated arrival) of August 2019
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- Steel body construction with polymer furniture
- Three firing modes: Semi, three round burst, full auto.
- Manganese phosphate surface treatment plus CERAKOTE coating of the body
- Integrated steel barrel plus steel gas tube
- Folding butt stock for easy and compact storage
- Flip-up front and rear iron sights
- Authentic spec of handguards and grip
- Realistic field strip
FPS Range: 370-395Length:
480mm-740mm (Folding stock)Inner Barrel:
3050g (With magazine)Magazine Capacity:
32 Rounds. Compatible with GHK SIG gas blowback magazinesMuzzle Velocity:
395 FPS~ (Measured with 0.20g BBs and Green Gas)Thread Direction:
14mm negativeGas Type:
Green GasFire Modes:
Safety, Semi, Burst, Full-AutoHopup:
Yes, AdjustablePackage Includes:
Gun, Magazine, Manual, SpeedloaderManufacturer:
Established in Taiwan in 2008, GHK began as the leading manufacturer of AK style gas blowback rifles. In the intervening years GHK has grown to become one of the most highly regarded GBBR manufacturers in the industry.
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"I bought a custom engraved Cerakote version 553 from Samoon. Out of the box I was not too happy (an internal part was missing from when Samoon disassembled/reassembled the custom engraving). They sent me the part free and it arrived less than a week later. Note: This would not have happened with a non-custom engraved version. Also, the front foregrips still had the manufacturing burrs on the front of them which made them very tight, and getting the takedown pins out nearly impossible (hammer and punch required). After sanding the burrs off and the sharp edges (just some TLC which should have been done by QA) everything fits fine. Also, because the inside of the receiver is cerakote, it doesn't make for good metal-on-metal contact. Therefore, the bolt was a bit sticky. But silicone oil, a microfiber cloth, and just working it back at forth, it's great now. Lastly, the magazine was a little leaky, but some silicone oil and working the valve a bit fixed it.
I did add a stronger recoil spring and also the maple leaf hop-up/inner barrel.
Performance? Amazing. Shoots about 430 FPS with .2s. The recoil is amazing, and the ROF is fast. With the hop adjusted and .28s I can easily pick off soda cans at 100 feet (with the flip up iron sites). 3 round burst is perfect and I have not experienced any failures as reported on some earlier versions. Everything is snappy and crisp. Even the selector switch clicks nicely. The folding stock is solid and not flimsy at all.
Things to note: There are 3 models available. The 553 Cerakote, the 553 Tactical QPQ, and the 551 Tactical QPQ. QPQ is a blued finished much like an AK. Cerakote is the dull Sig Grey. If you want a Cerakote 551, you will have to buy the 553 Cerakote plus the 551 conversion kit. Just FYI.
Initial build quality: Mixed (Due to Samoon, and the factory not doing any fitting before it shipped. Just jammed together and put in the box.)
Construction: Excellent. Stamped/welded steel, glass nylon polymer construction, steel internals. Looks/feels like the real deal.
Performance: Excellent. 430fps w .2s. Fast ROF, excellent recoil. You will really have to hold it tightly to have any kind of group on burst/auto.
Cool factor: Not a Kriss Vector, or even magpul FPG type of eye catching- but it's a very nice change from an M4/AK. I absolutely love the look. The Cerakote Sig Grey finish will stand out in any collection. Compact gun that packs a lot of punch. Could be used outdoors or CQB.
*Please note: Like all GBBRs, this is definitely not a beginners gun. If you don't like taking gas guns apart and tinkering with them this is not the gun for you. It is super reliable as long as it's all lubed correctly and broken in. Not a gun you can neglect, leave it the closet and just pick it up and go play. Absolutely amazing gun when taking care of.
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Pre-order estimated arrival: August 2019
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