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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 3:32 pm 
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I did but they sometimes advise you not to so if you are rejected then you haven't wasted your money or taken a risk on fitting it in an inappropriate location for example.. If its not installed at the time of your visit they will have to make a second visit to inspect it which slows things down.


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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:41 pm 
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Part of the visit is to asses the security, so yes you should have the safe/safes in place and secured so they can't be easily removed.

As part of my visit the FEO tried to move the rifle safe to be sure it was secured.

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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2018 8:34 am 
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Would it be possible to 1 for 1 an empty .22LR slot for another rifle that's not .22LR?


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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2018 8:43 am 
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Yes, provided you can show good reason etc, that should still represent a 1 for 1 and not carry fees.


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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:26 am 
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Would it cause an issue if I already have a rifle of the same calibre / type on my FAC?

I don't want to 1 for 1 my existing rifle but I would like the one that's been offered to me. My plan would be to set up my current rifle for outdoor shooting at 100 yards / all weathers and set up the new one for indoor at 25 yards. It also has some collectability value to it, not sure if that's good reason though.


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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:36 am 
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Lancs_Oakley wrote:
Would it cause an issue if I already have a rifle of the same calibre / type on my FAC?

I don't want to 1 for 1 my existing rifle but I would like the one that's been offered to me. My plan would be to set up my current rifle for outdoor shooting at 100 yards / all weathers and set up the new one for indoor at 25 yards. It also has some collectability value to it, not sure if that's good reason though.


so you want one for pest control, and one for target.

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 Post subject: Re: FAC Questions
PostPosted: Mon Apr 02, 2018 3:48 pm 
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Lancs_Oakley wrote:
Would it cause an issue if I already have a rifle of the same calibre / type on my FAC?

I don't want to 1 for 1 my existing rifle but I would like the one that's been offered to me. My plan would be to set up my current rifle for outdoor shooting at 100 yards / all weathers and set up the new one for indoor at 25 yards. It also has some collectability value to it, not sure if that's good reason though.


And there's your good reason for an extra rifle of the same calibre.

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