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Unread 05-08-2012, 10:03 PM
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Re: 50bmg build advice

off topic,sorry but i thought firearms were outlawed in England?
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    Unread 05-09-2012, 09:03 PM
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    Re: 50bmg build advice

    And all this time I thought 2000 yds was twice the distance of 1000 yds
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    Unread 05-10-2012, 03:04 AM
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    Re: 50bmg build advice

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    Originally Posted by chuck plissken View Post
    off topic,sorry but i thought firearms were outlawed in England?
    Handguns are banned unless you have a special exemption for dispatching wounded deer at close ranges (For example when deer are hit by cars on the road)
    Rifles are highly regulated - you have to demonstrate you are a fit & proper person as well as the need for each rifle. (This could be for example a .22 for rabbits, a .243 for deer etc. You can also have rifles for target shooting but have to be part of a club or association).
    Thanks for the reply - but I think I should have posted my original message on the Gunsmithing page. Sorry if I have tied up this page with the wrong conversation.

    Nitro...........
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    Unread 05-22-2012, 08:42 AM
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    Re: 50bmg build advice

    lilja and mc millan make 2 of the best on the market. i wouldnt use that clam shell brake. you will need at least a 30 pound rifle. it was developed for artillery. the KDF and newer type brakes are the best. my 50 is 15 pounds w/o scope but with a short 33 in barrel.

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