AK-103 Kalashnikov 7.62 mm assault rifle is intended as a individual weapon to eliminate personnel and firearms.
A bayonet-knife is attached to the machine gun to eliminate combat personnel.
The bracket on the left wall of the automatic barrel is intended to mount different types of optical sights (night and day).
The Picatinny-type gauges (NATO MIL-STD-1913 standard) on the machine gun provide mounting of various types of optical and collimator targets, as well as a tactical light, additional support, laser aiming modules, and other special equipment that enhances the tactical capabilities of the machine gun.
The folding hood of the machine gun, the pistol support, and the hand hood are made of high strength plastic material. A 40 mm GP-25 (GP-30, GP-34) grenate launcher can be mounted on the machine gun.
The machine gun uses 7,62x39 mm ordinary (PS), tracer (T-45, T-45M), armored-piercing (BZ) and piercing (З) bullet cartridges. In addition, the machine gun is equipped with a silencer and uses special, speed-reduced (US) bullets.
Automatic or single firing is enabled. Automatic firing is considered to be the main type of firing and can be carried out by short (up to 5 shots), long (up to 10 shots) bursts, and continuous shooting.
During firing, the bullets are transferred from the magazine case of 30 bullets. Operational range of the automatic is 1000m.
The most effective firing from the automatic to ground targets is carried out at a distance of up to 400 m, and from aircraft, helicopters and paratroopers up to 500 m.
From the automatic to the ground group targets, the concentrated fire is carried out at a distance of up to 1000 m. “Aimpoint CompM4” collimator gun is used in various types of automatic shooter weapons.
The sight is designed to aim the weapon at short distances quickly and accurately. The collimator sight with a body made of high-strength aluminum alloy operates in the open air at a temperature of "negative" 45 to "positive" 70 °.
The permissible depth of immersion of the sight is 45 m. The brightness of the sight is adjusted by means of a 16-step power switch. The sight is powered by a 1.5V AA battery.