Originally Posted by Crunchmeister
I totally support the Kraken in this respect. When one is looking for a platform to learn AK work on and wants to upgrade a gun over time, this is the way to go. Many Krakens will work fine out of the box / clamshell and provide reasonable performance stock. Also, many break on the first few shots. It's a luck of the draw. Hence why I can't recommend them for a noob without some technical abilities.
i could not agree more! when i opened my first kraken mechbox... it was like someone shat Vaseline everywhere.. except where it was needed! the piston head had no lube to speak of where as the switch assembly ozzed the stuff