Molot rifles are modeled after the iconic Kalashnikov rifle, the Russian semi-automatic VEPR rifles are a worthy addition for any collector. The Molot VEPR rifles are made manufactured in popular calibers like 7.62x39mm, 7.62x54r, 5.45x39mm, .243 Win, .308 Win. and more. Built on the same standards of the RPK, the VEPR AK models are hammer forged and chrome lined to provide 50% more reinforcement than a conventional AK rifle.