RPD Russian Belt fed Machine Gun

This Russian RPD  7.62mm light machine gun developed in the Soviet Union by Vasily Degtyaryov for the 7.62×39mm M43 intermediate cartridge.


It was created as a replacement for the DP machine gun chambered for the 7.62×54mmR round. It is a precursor of most squad automatic weapons and this one is Fully dry firing and can be field striped down.

This RPD is in very good order and is a great bit of WW2 and Cold war History.