• How Come Yours Is Bigger Than Mine? Magazine Capacity, and Canadian Firearms Law

    Apr 22, 2013
    The purpose of this blog is to provide clarification on the maximum legal magazine capacity for different firearms under Canadian law.
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  • Solothurn S18-1000 20mm

    Apr 15, 2013
    The Treaty of Versailles that ended WWI severely limited Germanys ability to conduct research and development of military hardware. In order to circumvent this the German firm of Rheinmetall acquired a controlling interest in the Swiss firm of Solothurn. Solothurn developed some interesting small arms in the 1920’s and 30’s. The S18-1000 was their premium Anti-Tank rifle, semi automatic firing the 20 x 138B round.
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  • What you need to know about storage and transportation

    Mar 18, 2013
    All firearms must be unloaded for transport.
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  • Mauser 1896 Carbine

    Mar 11, 2013
    The purchase order for this Mauser 1896 carbine, caliber 7 x 57 mm serial 3965 manufactured by Ludwig Loewe & Co. Berlin was placed on 2nd June 1896 by the Transvaal, later to become the “Zuid-Afrikaanshe Republiek” or South African Republic (Z.A.R.) The serial number identifies her as one of the first batch which was made up of 20,000 rifles and 5,000 carbines, price was 3 GBP (Great Britain Pound) this price included a sling and delivery to Pretoria station.
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  • What is a PAL?

    Mar 04, 2013
    A PAL (Possession and Acquisition License) replaces the old FAC and is required before you can legally be in possession of a firearm.
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  • Online Ordering FAQ

    Feb 11, 2013
    Maybe it’s just me but I feel like I get asked the same questions over and over about how to order online. Here are the answers to the questions I get asked the most.
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  • The Classic Webley "WG" Revolver

    Feb 01, 2013
    Here we have an excellent example of a British .455 Webley “WG” (Webley Government) revolver, she has a 6 inch barrel and the square “Target” grips rather than the more normal “Birds head” type.
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  • Whoa! I want to buy that gun! What do you mean I can't?

    Feb 01, 2013
    There is a lot of confusion concerning our current firearm classes, we offer the following simplified general information for your guidance only. Contact your Local Firearms Officer or the CFC for further details at 1-800-731-4000.
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