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Discussion in 'Curio & Relic Discussion' started by Pounce, Sep 13, 2007.

  1. Pounce

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    Geezzzz....Nobody has a c&r?? If so, do you use it?? What do you pick up?
    What kind of collection do ya have?:confused:
     
  2. BLS33

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    I don't have my C&R FFL if thats what you are asking but do have a few C&R rifles.

    I've got an Enfield, M1 Garand, M44 Mosin Nagant, and a German K98. I seem to add to my collection every months or so though :D
     

  3. Pounce

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    I have those also. The Mausers and Mosins,I have a bunch of. I think I'm going to start restocking on ammo for the time being. My safe is plain old stuffed. The c&r ffl was what I meant,yes. I sure hope more people get on this thread.
     
  4. Southern6er

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    I have my C&R as well and have purchased the Yugo SKS, 2 M1 Garands (1 from CMP), and a Mossberg 44 US .22LR.

    Right now, my gun purchasing is on hold to let reserves build back up, but I'd like to be buying some milsurp ammo and some accessories for the Garand, including a scope and scope mount. Brownells has discounts for C&R holders.

    I've been drooling on the SOG flyer I got. I see a few pistols and rifles I'd like to pick up. Also, until I get a gun safe, I don't want to add TOO many rifles to have sitting around (even though my kids are all over 16).
     
  5. Pounce

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    I get 3 or 4 flyers but SOG is the best in my opinion. I have never got a bad deal and their prices are about the best. Every month I ask my wife if my 'toy books' have arrived.:) I think I must have a sickness or something.
    My wife doesn't think it's normal to buy,buy, buy. I just tell her, this IS the last one!;)
     
  6. ScottG

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    Yes, I do have one. I'm also on a buying hold because of funds and other issues.
     
  7. deadin

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    I've had a C&R for years. I'm not into the current crop of milsurps as my main interest is pre-war S&W's and pre-war .22 auto pistols. (all C&R's). I use it so I don't have to worry about "State Lines" when buying. (For the most part.;) )
    The dealer discount is also positive plus.
     
  8. Southern6er

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    What milsurp .22 pistols you getting with your C&R??? I'd be curious to see pics!
     
  9. Tex in Maine

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    I have an 03 FFL as well. my latest purchase is a m98/29 Persian mauser which is scheduled to arive on 12/27, I also have , M44, M91/30, yugo capture k98, egyptian hakim, M1 Garand, k-31, vz-52, yugo sks, cz50, cz52, cz82,I also have seceral modern firearms as well. The sickness you are refering to I believe is called Cosmolitis and so far I have not been able to fnd a cure. Guns on my wish list: MAS 36, Rasheed, carcano, m48, turk (love those 8mm's), m39, and so on and so on...see no cure..I have , and yet I still want more...ohhh and I am sure she knows it will not be the last, when ever I say that she rolls her eyes and say's " yeah right.."..
     
  10. yellolab94

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    I just recieved mine a few months back. It has it's advantages. I have a swiss K-31 (awsome rifle, tooka deer w/ it), Mosin Nagant M-44, Yugo M-59SKS, 1895 Mosin Nagant pistol, and a US 1917. I will be getting alot more...SOG(southern ohio guns) is a great place to look.
     
  11. Uncle Russ

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    Anyone know how long the BATF takes to process a C&R application? I sent mine in a week or so ago. I already have 3 SMLEs (my son loves them) but I want to add a M1 Carbine and M1 Garand (for starters) to my collection.

    Another question, are 50+ year-old M1911As on the C&R list?
     
  12. Righteous

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    I sent my C&R License 3 weeks ago yesterday, they took money out 3 days after i sent it in. just takes time :)
     
  13. ScottG

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    It takes up to the eight weeks the paperwork says, mine took that long. I have heard of other people getting them sooner. As for the 1911, it should be, but if it's a commercial model it may not. Check out the list you get when you receive your license.
     
  14. Righteous

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    Have my wish list made out and about 28 dealers already addressed and ready to send the FFL to when it gets here ...best hurry before i spend all my money on other things lol
     
  15. Uncle Russ

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    Thanks, all, for the feedback. I guess there's not much else to do but wait for the process to take its course. Ugh. I've also got 2 CMP orders I'm waiting on. Not much fun, all this waiting...
     
  16. c3shooter

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    FWIW, the license takes 2-3 months average. Your mileage may vary. Re: 1911A1's- there is the LIST from BATFE- such as all Winchester 88s, all Colt Woodsman pistols, etc, and there is AGE- all firearms where THAT GUN is 50 yrs or older. A 50 yr old Marlin 39A IS a C&R, a 49 yr old Marlin 39A is NOT. So, if you can show that YOUR 1911A1 is 50 or older, it is a C&R arm. Enjoy- the C&R FDFL is the most fun you can have for $30.
     
  17. Uncle Russ

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    WooHoo, my C&R arrived last week! Unfortunately, my Jeep is consuming all my C&R procurement $$!
     
  18. Righteous

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    I got my tax refund back other day and got several guns in the waiting and fixing to ride to CMP to get a garand i been wanting
     
  19. swiftak

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    I think it took me about 8 weeks to get mine. That was a year ago. So far I've gotten a Swiss K-31 and a CZ82. Both from J&G Sales.
     
  20. Righteous

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    I still waiting on the second package of forms or whatever they send