Fostech Origin 12: Modern-Day American Saiga? [VIDEO]

“There is a lot of appeal in a Saiga shotgun,” Mike Searsen writes over at And yet . . .”The factory versions with their sporting style stock and diminished capacity magazines leave much to be desired. Some individuals and a few companies have made conversions to these shotguns. Yet the reliability of them is […]

Smoke ‘Em If You Got ‘Em: SGL12-67 With 8-Round Magazine

Despite that long, gently-curved magazine, this is not a bull-barreled AK-74: it’s a Saiga-12 with extra competition gubbins and a 60% larger magazine. If you’re looking to jump on one of Mikhail Timofeyovich’s (not) very own shotties, K-Var’s SGL12-67 offers some features most Saiga-12s only dream about. Want 2 3/4″ and 3″ shell operability? Check. […]