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Red Jacket Saiga RTS-SBS-12 Short-Barrel 12 Gauge, $1939

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Many readers will argue that this deserved an F grade because of function problems. We pulled it up a notch because of the cool accessories and the promise of warranty work.

Red Jacket Saiga RTS-SBS-12 Short-Barrel 12 Gauge, $1939

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The big problem with the Red Jacket Saiga conversion were multiple styles of malfunction: FTEs, FTFs, DFs, and stovepipes.
Another major area of concern were the multiple tool marks on the exterior areas.
We didn’t fail the Red Jacket, mainly because of the super accessory package.

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