EAST GERMAN

91/30 Nagant
 
Total length = mm                 Blade length = mm             Blade width =  mm             MRD =  mm                           
East German made 91/30 Nagant

AK47
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           
east germany AK47      .jpg (71466 bytes) AK47 

AKM Type 1
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           
East German AKM type 1 early scabbard.jpg (74791 bytes) AKM type 1 with early steel scabbard - Many thanks to Peter for his kind donation 

 

 

Cross guard markings

AKM type 1
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           
east germany AKM1.jpg (86124 bytes)east germany AKM1 markings.jpg (117935 bytes) AKM type 1 

 

 

Hilt Markings  

AKM 2nd pattern
 
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AKM 2nd Pattern (identified by Brian)

AKM
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           
Late pattern AKM bayonet with red grips instead of the more common black grips

 

Matching numbers on blade and scabbard

AKM type II orange grips
 
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Late model AKM type II with very pale orange grips

 

 

Grips and scabbard have matching electric pencil serial inscriptions

 

KM87
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           

KM87 Special forces bayonet manufactured just prior to the re unification of the Germany. Only 5000 of these were made and I believe none were issued to troops. For more pictures on this see KM87

Training Bayonet
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           

Training Bayonet

Paratrooper Knife
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           

Not a bayonet this is a Paratrooper knife with a sharp double edged blade but no point

AKM unissued
 
Total length = mm                  Blade length = mm              Blade width =  mm              MRD =  mm                           
Never issued