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Parliament to hold gun control summit on 24 & 25 March 2015

Parliament to hold gun control summit on 24 & 25 March 2015

Back on the 7 November last year, the Portfolio Committee on Police announced that they will convene a summit on gun control in February this year. February just happened turn into March, but I digress. The committee took this decision at its meeting in November. Committee Chairperson, Mr Francois Beukman, said the committee resolved to […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Guns & Gear

New: The Ruger Precision Rifle

New: The Ruger Precision Rifle

If you’ve been in the market for a long range rifle, but haven’t found something that’s tickled you yet, this new Ruger might just be for you. The new Ruger Precision Rifle is a customisable bolt action, available in .308 Winchester, 6.5 Creedmoor and .243 Winchester. “An affordable, high-end, long-range rifle? Precisely.” Jon Mather, Lead Engineer […]

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The New GLOCK 43, GLOCK’s first single stack 9mm

The New GLOCK 43, GLOCK’s first single stack 9mm

So, how long has this been spoken about? Now GLOCK has finally answered the calls for a single stack 9mm, and one that’s just a little bigger than it’s little brother, the GLOCK 42. The GLOCK 43 Specs. Dimensions Length (overall): 159 mm / 6.26 inch Length (slide cpl.): 154 mm / 6.06 inch Width: 26 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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Videos

Shooting the Biggest Guns Money Can Buy

Shooting the Biggest Guns Money Can Buy

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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.

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HBASA Sa vz. 58 Sporter CARBINE 5.56

HBASA Sa vz. 58 Sporter CARBINE 5.56

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Other Recent Posts

New: The Ruger Precision Rifle

New: The Ruger Precision Rifle

| 27 July 2015 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been in the market for a long range rifle, but haven’t found something that’s tickled you yet, this new Ruger might just be for you. The new Ruger Precision Rifle is a customisable bolt action, available in .308 Winchester, 6.5 Creedmoor and .243 Winchester. “An affordable, high-end, long-range rifle? Precisely.” Jon Mather, Lead Engineer […]

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The New GLOCK 43, GLOCK’s first single stack 9mm

The New GLOCK 43, GLOCK’s first single stack 9mm

| 19 March 2015 | 0 Comments

So, how long has this been spoken about? Now GLOCK has finally answered the calls for a single stack 9mm, and one that’s just a little bigger than it’s little brother, the GLOCK 42. The GLOCK 43 Specs. Dimensions Length (overall): 159 mm / 6.26 inch Length (slide cpl.): 154 mm / 6.06 inch Width: 26 […]

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Parliament to hold gun control summit on 24 & 25 March 2015

Parliament to hold gun control summit on 24 & 25 March 2015

| 18 March 2015 | 0 Comments

Back on the 7 November last year, the Portfolio Committee on Police announced that they will convene a summit on gun control in February this year. February just happened turn into March, but I digress. The committee took this decision at its meeting in November. Committee Chairperson, Mr Francois Beukman, said the committee resolved to […]

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