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SAFA launch anti-gun campaign

SAFA launch anti-gun campaign

The South African Football Association will call for a law to remove all illegal guns from the streets, its president Danny Jordaan said in Johannesburg. South African football have launched a gun control campaign, seeking the surrender of illegal weapons they hope to melt into metal for the creation of a statue of their slain [...]

Mall Robbery Hot Spot, Canal Walk, Bans Legal Gun Owners

Mall Robbery Hot Spot, Canal Walk, Bans Legal Gun Owners

After three robberies in two weeks, Canal Walk shopping centre has decided to ban legal firearm owners, in the process further endangering the lives of their customers. IOL reported on October 27  that Canal Walk will eject anyone carrying a gun – even legal firearm owners – as it hikes up security measures after a series [...]

The 2014 FNH USA 3-Gun Nation Pro Series finale – 25 Oct 14

The 2014 FNH USA 3-Gun Nation Pro Series finale – 25 Oct 14

The 2014 FNH USA 3-Gun Nation Pro Series shoot-off finale is on 25th Oct 14. We’ll share a few clips and the results when they’re available. Here’s a short clip to wet your appetite. The 2012-2013 3-Gun Nation Championship, or “Rumble on the Range”, was recently held at the Clark County Shooting Park in Las [...]

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The simplified difference between AR-15 gas systems

The simplified difference between AR-15 gas systems

The simplified difference between Carbine, Mid and Rifle length gas systems on an AR15’s With the increased number of AR-15 rifles coming into the country and been used in our sporting disciplines, coupled with the relative ease of sourcing one,  there has been a keen interest by many who may not have before considered buying [...]

100 Years Of John Browning’s 1911 .45

100 Years Of John Browning’s 1911 .45

By I J Larivers I have owned a number of 1911-type .45ACP pistols in my life – the Ithaca 1911-A1, the Colt MKIV Series 70, the Colt Combat Commander, the Safari Arms Enforcer – and I love the feel, the balance and the calibre. I have carried them in the bush, worn them as duty [...]

The little-known .250-3000 Savage

The little-known .250-3000 Savage

By Frank Darcey I can remember, as a kid, watching the adventures of  Frank Buck and his Bring ‘Em Back Alive series.  Mostly, I remember his use of a Model 99 .300 Savage rifle on occasion, which happened to be the exact rifle my father used, but on far less exotic game. It did, however, [...]

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FIREARMS AMNESTY – GUIDELINES FOR THE PROCEDURE TO PROCESS A FIREARM LICENCE APPLICATION

FIREARMS AMNESTY – GUIDELINES FOR THE PROCEDURE TO PROCESS A FIREARM LICENCE APPLICATION

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN GUIDELINES: PROCEDURE TO PROCESS A FIREARM LICENCE APPLICATION IN TERMS OF SECTION 139 (AMNESTY) OF THE FIREARMS CONTROL ACT 60 OF 2000 1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 The Minister of Police has by means of a publication in the Government Gazette, declared an Amnesty for a period of 90 (ninety) days commencing [...]

FIREARMS AMNESTY – GUIDELINES FOR THE PROCEDURE TO APPLY FOR LICENCES WHICH HAVE NOT BEEN RENEWED

FIREARMS AMNESTY – GUIDELINES FOR THE PROCEDURE TO APPLY FOR LICENCES WHICH HAVE NOT BEEN RENEWED

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN GUIDELINES: PROCEDURE TO APPLY FOR A FIREARM LICENCE FOR A FIREARM WHICH LICENCE HAS NOT BEEN RENEWED IN TERMS OF SCHEDULE 1 (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS ) OF THE FIREARMS CONTROL ACT, 2000 (ACT NO. 60 OF 2000) 1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 The Minister of Police has by means of a publication in [...]

Firearm Licence Renewals – Application process for the renewal of a licence to possess a firearm

Firearm Licence Renewals – Application process for the renewal of a licence to possess a firearm

Description The Firearms Control Act, 2000, aims to ensure that a person is competent to possess a firearm. [Top] Steps to follow You must successfully complete the prescribed test to prove your knowledge of the Act at an accredited training provider. On receipt of the training certificate from an accredited training provider or SASSETA (Safety and [...]

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Shooting the Biggest Guns Money Can Buy

Shooting the Biggest Guns Money Can Buy

Set up Your Scope for Success

Set up Your Scope for Success

Ryan Cleckner shows you how to properly set up your rifle and scope combination so that it naturally aligns with your eye.

HBASA Sa vz. 58 Sporter CARBINE 5.56

HBASA Sa vz. 58 Sporter CARBINE 5.56

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New Furniture and Colours for AR15′s in 2014

New Furniture and Colours for AR15′s in 2014

| 24 May 2014 | 0 Comments

We’ve seen a bit of a change in 2014 as far as furniture for AR15′s go. Over the last few years, manufacturers of rifles have started producing their own gear, shifting from the Magpul MOE furniture that we have become so used to seeing on certain lines. While I suspect the majority of manufacturers will [...]

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Introducing the DPMS GII .308

Introducing the DPMS GII .308

| 5 May 2014 | 0 Comments

The Lightest, Most Reliable, Technically Advanced .308 MSR – According to DPMS. Let’s take a look at what makes this new rifle from DPMS special. This is what DPMS have to say about their new rifle: Revolutionary improvements make the GII the most reliable, longest lasting MSR platform on the market. Key to this are: [...]

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Arsenal Strike One Pistol – See it at Huntex 2014

Arsenal Strike One Pistol – See it at Huntex 2014

| 26 April 2014 | 1 Comment

Hailstorm have announced that they have landed the much anticipated Arsenal Strike One pistol in time for Huntex 2014, and will have a demo at the show. They are at stand 202, which is in Hall 2. It was also interesting to hear that these were the first Strike One pistols in the world, outside [...]

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