The AK is nothing if not versatile, and the 2017 issue of “AK-47 & Soviet Weapons” has something for everyone, whether you’re new to the platform, an AK traditionalist or someone looking for something a little outside the norm. In the buyer’s guide section, we tried to cover all our bases by bringing you dozens of AK pistols, rifles and shotguns we’re loving right now. Scroll through the gallery above for a quick look at a half-dozen AK shotguns you definitely don’t want to miss out on.

For more information about the AK shotguns featured in this photo gallery, please visit the following sites.

Destructive Devices Industries DDI 12



Legion USA VEPR 12

Legion USA VEPR 12 Lux Edition

Legion USA SAIGA 12 IZSL 109

This article was originally published in ‘AK47 & Soviet Weapons’ 2017. To order a copy, please visit

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