posted on Nov, 26 2006 @ 06:36 PM
Subject to the usual regulations (in the US) regarding prohibition of sale, minimum barrel length, lack of full auto etc it is perfectly legal to
manufacture your own weapons.
The main component of a modern firearm is the receiver, and in the case of an AK-47 it resembles a bent piece of angle iron. All the other components
can be purchased separately although I understand that there is some difficulty with the purchase of 7.62x39 AK barrels at the moment.
Here's a video of someone making his own AK receiver, the tools necessary are openly available for sale. An interesting hobby if you have the