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SAIGA 12

Discussion in 'The Great Outdoors' started by Pookster, Mar 31, 2004.

  1. Pookster

    Pookster 1/2 ton status

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    Was looking at the SAIGA 12, based upon the AK action.

    There are of course good and bad reviews for it, but wanted to see what your opinions of it were.

    Advantages: MAgazine Loading
    Disadvantages: Magazine loading makes switching rounds difficult. (Low power hindge busters, etc)
     
  2. jekbrown

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    I dont have one of these, but if the AWB expires in september, them russians better "get on it" when it comes to crankin out 10+ round mags for that thing!!! I wouldnt mind a 20-shot 20 ga. that'd rock! /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif lol!

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    Does it use standard shells or those odd ass mini shells
     
  4. Pookster

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    uses standard 12 gauge shells.
     
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    tell you what i have the 308 verson and it is the best rifle ive owned i havent had to touch the sites yet smooth shoting and oh yeah i used to have an ak but sold didnt shot it enough and come to find out the dealer i bought from hasnt been able to get any more /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif
     

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