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Old 05-23-2006, 10:10 PM
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Shipping to the US question

Hey guys,

I want to sell a rifle through this board, and I do not want to exclude anyone if I can avoid it. What is involved in shipping a sold rifle into the US? I live in Canada. Are there permits involved? If so, which ones and how do I get them? Can I just pack er up real good and send it off hoping that the border doesn't contact me asking why I am sending a rifle in the mail? Any tips or information will be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
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Old 05-24-2006, 11:05 PM
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Re: Shipping to the US question

Anyone have any information at all?
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Old 05-25-2006, 04:59 PM
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Re: Shipping to the US question

There will probably need to be some sort of importer's permit, and it will have to be shipped to the holder of a Federal Firearms License.
Check the http://www.atf.gov/ website, and possibly US Customs too.
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Old 05-27-2006, 06:08 AM
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Re: Shipping to the US question

call this # English Tel.: 1-800-PICK-UPS (1-800-742-5877)
French Tel.: 1-800-PICK-UPS (1-800-742-5877) I no it's not in there prohibited list of goods u can ship to the usa.


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Old 05-27-2006, 10:56 AM
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Re: Shipping to the US question

You can also call Denise Tiffany at 406 228-4867 - She is an importer/exporter and does a fantastic job. Denise makes it easy, she will walk you through the process. Just takes a bit of time and patience.
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Old 05-28-2006, 06:00 PM
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Re: Shipping to the US question

Ok, thanks for all the great info guys!
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