3 day daley

Discussion in 'Legal and Activism' started by johnfs, Dec 27, 2012.

  1. johnfs

    johnfs New Member

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    whent into local dicks to buy 22 semi last night salesman went to put thru
    paperwork came back said cant get thru to fbi he said he would try today.
    i called him he said they [pbi] said they need more time for my check.
    anyway he told me they said put me on three day check
    does anyone know about those?:confused:
     
    Last edited: Dec 29, 2012
  2. Shannon1976

    Shannon1976 New Member

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    That has happened to my husband before and he is LE officer...it could be the paperwork wasn't filled out right, ssn and name are similar to someone else that shouldn't own one...I wouldn't worry to much about it. good luck, I am sure your frustrated
     

  3. willfully armed

    willfully armed New Member

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    Ffl said they were running 150,000+ NICS checks a day currently.

    They're slightly overloaded.

    Fed law allows a maximum of 7 day delay. If you've heard nothing by then, the dealer is to transfer the firearm to you.
     
  4. johnfs

    johnfs New Member

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    wow thanks for info thought it was just me .
    just spoke to gun shop where i have bought before he said dicks calls in for checks while he and others are .tied into fbi data base makes
    it faster
    The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed."
     
  5. johnfs

    johnfs New Member

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    3 day delay

    thanks for all comments
    is there anyway to find out what problem is ?
     
  6. Shannon1976

    Shannon1976 New Member

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    We are personal friends with our local dealer and he helped my husband figure out what was wrong. Today should be your third day, right?? I would contact the dealer and check the status of your app. then ask if there is a way you can contact the agency directly to find out why there is a hold being placed on you. I believe the max time they have is seven days to process your app. then you can take action.
     
  7. robocop10mm

    robocop10mm Lifetime Supporting Member Lifetime Supporter

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    Did you put your SSN on the 4473? Your name may be similar to a bad guy and w/o the SSN they delay to confirm you are not he
     
  8. johnfs

    johnfs New Member

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    ok update called dicks again last sunday assit manager talked to me and said she would call it in again and what ya know.
    she got ok proseed
    while checking out salesman had me change date applied .
    then manager said cant change that date cause it was date they tried but didnt get thru.
    dont think it was delay at fbi but more like they dicks couldnt get thru.
    well all ended well now need to shot it some.
    thanks for all input