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Old 12-16-2011, 07:35 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Flat Tire View Post
You pay a $200 tax on each suppressor and it takes six months for the paperwork to go thru.
Tossing a BS flag here.

It took 51 days for my last stamp.

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Why do you feel it necessary to list your guns?

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Old 12-16-2011, 09:40 AM   #22
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Hunting with a supressed firearm doesn't seem very sporting to me but, if it's legal where you live go for it.

Last year during muzzelloader season I got a 6 point with a second shot. I missed the first time and the wind carried the smoke over to him. The deer actually stopped to smell the smoke while I was reloading! My second shot nailed him in the heart and dropped him after an 85 yard run.

My state does not allow supressors. I wish they did, as one would make a great range toy...
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Old 12-16-2011, 02:53 PM   #23
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Originally Posted by willfully armed View Post
Tossing a BS flag here.

It took 51 days for my last stamp.

C3- add KS to that list. Since 2007
when did you last summit paperwork, it seems obama put a new guy in charge of the atf. and it has slowed down the paper work
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Supressors are fairly common among hunters in Finland. They are used to protect the shooter's hearing, not to get more rounds at the animal without it noticing...Also when hunting in low light situations, the supressor eliminates the muzzle flash so it's easier to follow your target through the scope. I think a supressor is a very useful thing to have on a hunting rifle but it does add some weigth to the gun.
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