Assault rifle cartridge developed in Soviet union.

The 5.45mm Round is a type of ammunition. It is a high velocity small caliber round, used in the AK74 and the AKS-74U.

Weapons using this ammunition:

  • AK74 – Can be fed directly into the chamber or used in a 30Rnd AK-74 Mag.
  • AKS-74U – Can be fed directly into the chamber or used in a 30Rnd AK-74 Mag.

The 5.45mm Round is based on the real world 5.45×39mm rounds. That were developed by the Soviet Union in 1974 specifically for the AK-74’s use and largely replaced the previous Soviet 7.62x39mm rounds. Today the 5.45x39mm cartridge is used by most Russian and several former Soviet nations for their rifles.

Where to find 5.45mm Rounds ?

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