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Unread 02-06-2004, 02:09 PM
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Export license

Hi
Beeing in Sweden, I am wondering if anyone of you good guys know anyone who can export a rifle to a swedish gundealer?
I have emailed several gundealers in the USA but noone seems to be intrerested.
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    Unread 02-06-2004, 04:18 PM
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    Re: Export license

    what do you want , find an importater in USA or find an expotater to export from USA to Sweden

    both ways are possible send me a mail

    good shooting

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    Unread 02-07-2004, 09:05 AM
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    Re: Export license

    DANTEC, Im looking for a lefthand rifle in a longrange caliber. Problably a Weatherby Ultra Lightweight or Accumark in 300WBY MAG or 30-378 WBY MAG.
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    Unread 02-08-2004, 02:13 AM
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    One Shot,

    I know this doesn't answer your question, but have you considered the Sauer 202? Available left-handed in 300Wby as standard. Might cause less angst than trying to get something from the States.
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    Unread 02-08-2004, 04:20 AM
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    Thanks Dog, its not really what Im looking for I want stainless. Their website says left hand model available in .30-06 Sprg. only.
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    Re: Export license

    Oneshot,

    have you tried these guys in Sweden?

    AB Smalandska Vapen
    36044 Ingelstad
    SWEDEN
    011 4647 038000
    011 4647 030362 Fax


    I think they are weatherby importers...

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    Unread 02-08-2004, 01:10 PM
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    Oneshot,

    I'm 100% the Sauer 202 is available left-handed in 300 Wby! (they've also just started doing it in 6.5/284).

    The website ( www.sigsauer.de ) is closed for 'construction' at the moment but it gives some email addresses for technical questions -and these people actually answer email enquiries!

    The frustrations I had finding a decent left-handed rifle (in a caliber I actually wanted) were enormous! The 202 has -for me at least- been an oasis in the desert.

    I received my 300 Win Mag left-hander just before Christmas. It was 6 months from placing the order to receiving the rifle. (I also have a left-handed 202 in 308). Both my rifles have the Ilaflon finish (a rust proof teflon-like polymer), this is the same finish as on the Blaser rifles and I have found it really durable -OK not stainless, but rustproof.

    The new rifle is a joy; it's the 'Alaska' model of the 202(In addition to being Ilafloned, the bolt is phosphatised. The stock is laminate.) On it, I've put: Warne Bases (all I could get to fit), Badger 34mm rings, S&B PM2 4-16x50. Very first group (using Norma Factory 180gr SP) at 100m was 0.53MOA (had to jump around a bit when that happened!) moved back to 200m 0.56MOA (more jumping) moved back to 300m 0.65MOA.

    The 308 is more accurate than that! One of my pals has a 202 in 7 Rem Mag, that does better than 0.5MOA with Fed Prem Safari Trophy Bonded Bear Claw!

    ....perhaps I should change my logon name to Sauerfan!

    Even though this still doesn't answer your original question, I hope it will be of help.
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