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Old April 29, 2011, 06:43 AM   #1
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My converted custom Saiga12

All of the pictures: http://imgur.com/a/cjua2/all

I just got done with this Saiga12, tell me what you think?

Took her out to the range last week and had no problems at all with high brass(Slugs & 00 buck), had some stove pipe jams with Low brass bird shot however(about 4 out of 50 Shells).

When I first got it, It would FTC with Low brass 1/3 of the time. I polished parts of the bolt carrier and smoothed some rough edges and now Bird shot always cycles with an occasional stove pipe jam.
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Old April 29, 2011, 07:50 AM   #2
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Whoa man nice one....I know you dumped some cash in that thing..and alot of time..we (me and my old boss ) rebuilt one and it wasn't to bad..I remember having to move the trigger guard to put the pistol grip there...not sure..been a long time ago...it was fun to do..I know that much..but congrats on the shotgun man..its nice
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Old April 29, 2011, 09:09 AM   #3
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Heh, nice.

You might look to adding the Gunfixr gas plug to help with the low brass stovepiping; it gives more gas settings for more flexibility.
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Old April 29, 2011, 05:07 PM   #4
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My Saiga 12 conversion with bottle opener

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Old April 29, 2011, 05:18 PM   #5
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@Rottie, nice man.

@Technosavant, Hey thanks for the suggestion, I just found it online.
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