I am researching to buy my first ak variant and i have about 400-500 dollars. i have found a rifle called the saiga and it looks good, considering i will have money left over for a new stock and the bullet guide so it can fit it with the cheaper ak clips. my question : Does anyone know of a better buy with the same quality? Also if i go with the saiga... What is the difference between the 16 in barrel and the 20 inch barrel in the 7.62 cartridge? if anyone could help answer these questions it would be extremely appreciated. i apologize for my lack of knowledge haha thanks - Matt Wanna kill these ads? We can help!