A high quality animation !

This AKM Kalashnikov animation of Small Arms Animations is a 2D animation of a very high quality. Both graphically and in terms of content.

The animation has a format of 1007 x 629 screen pixels including the Windows edge and the control bar. The pure animation-image size is 1007 x 600 screen pixels. It is to enlarge to the full screen format without losing any of its sharpness.

The animation tells the visual story of a Kalashnikov AKM, first made ready to shoot. Then we see that the weapon first shoots five rounds semi-automatic, and once there is a new filled magazine placed, it fires three bursts in full auto of each five rounds.
The functions of the sear, trip lever and the retarder are displayed very clearly. The working of the gasoperated sytem (piston) can be admired in all its glory and with the mouse you can see the names are of all visual components.
The animations brings this weapon into focus by from a clear structure.
The animation takes about 8 minutes and when it is put in a loop, it will continue forever!


Easy to navigate through this animation

In this animation is a control bar present, so it is extremely well to manage the navigation.
One can go to a specific frame number or quickly to the beginning. Or just freeze at some point and then again backward.
Also is it possible to turn off (or on) the text that comes into the picture.

An example of the control bar



Exits the Animations


Full Screen


To on or off the text lines in the animation


Go to the Language Menu, to present the animation in a other language


Repeating animation, it puts the animation in a loop


To the start of the animation


One frame back


Stops the animation


Plays the animation from the actual frame



Its also possible to navigate with the slider bar. Left of the slider bar is a window where you can see the active frame numbers. Also you can enter a frame number to go drectly to there.

Additionally, you can also use the arrow keys to navigate foreward or backwards through the animation.


In some animations you will see also these buttons.



Reduce the image


Sets the image back to 100%


Enlarge the image



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