Lower Handguard

AK47 Lower Handguard

  • Handguard Heat Shield
  • Handguard Retainer
  • Locking Lever

The AK47 Lower Handguard is a 922r part

AK47 Lower Handguard
Lower Handguard
Lower Handguard

Lower Handguard

This is a Century version AK lower handguard. (Not the US Importer Century), but the new AK-100 models made in Russia

One of the parts on the 922(r) Compliant US parts count list

AMD Lower Handguard
AMD Lower Handguard

AMD Lower Handguard

This is a AMD lower handguard.  There is a hole and loop on this part to let the AMD pistol grip connect with the lower handguard
(see the loop just above the letter ‘A’ in the picture to the right)

One of the parts on the 922(r) Compliant US parts count list

Romanian Lower Handguard
Romanian Lower Handguard
Romanian Lower Handguard with Vertical Grip
From underfoldestock Romanian AK47

This is a Romanian version of the lower handguard. This could not be used on a pistol because it would make the pistol an SBR (short barreled rifle) This style came from the underfolder version of the Romanian AK47

One of the parts on the 922(r) Compliant US parts count list

Romanian Lower Handguard
Romanian Lower Handguard

Romanian Lower Handguard with Vertical Grip

This is a Romanian version of the lower handguard. This could not be used on a pistol because it would make the pistol an SBR (short barreled rifle)

One of the parts on the 922(r) Compliant US parts count list

Lower Handguard Heat Sheild
Lower Handguard Heat Shield

Lower Handguard Heat Shield

These heat shields help keep direct heat off the the handguards stopping them from melting. These are not used on all lower handguards

Lower Handguard Retainer
Lower Handguard Retainer

Lower Handguard Retainer

Also called the barrel band. This is a part that holds the lower handguard in place and lets the locking lever lock it into place. There’s a hole for the cleaning rod (not all lower handguards have the hole though)

The AK74 versions have their front sling on this part

Locking Lever
Locking Lever

Locking Lever

This is the lever that hold the lower handguard in place

AK47 Upper Handguard

AKS Gas Piston Tube 
Bolt Carrier with Gas Piston 
Upper Handguard * 
Pressure Ring 
Ventilated Handguard *

AK47 Lower Handguard 

Lower Handguard * 
Handguard Heat Shield 
Handguard Retainer 
Locking Lever 

AK4

AK47 Upper Handguard

AKS Gas Piston Tube 
Bolt Carrier with Gas Piston 
Upper Handguard * 
Pressure Ring 
Ventilated Handguard *

AK47 Lower Handguard 

Lower Handguard * 
Handguard Heat Shield 
Handguard Retainer 
Locking Lever 

AK4

AK47 Upper Handguard

AKS Gas Piston Tube 
Bolt Carrier with Gas Piston 
Upper Handguard * 
Pressure Ring 
Ventilated Handguard *

AK47 Lower Handguard 

Lower Handguard * 
Handguard Heat Shield 
Handguard Retainer 
Locking Lever 

AK4