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223 add on

Discussion in 'Firearms Certificate (FAC) Guns' started by jonesy185, Mar 28, 2014.

  1. jonesy185

    jonesy185 Busy Member

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    Hi guys , I fancy a 223 added on my ticket . But I already have a 243 on my ticket for fox destruction and deer, what would be the best excuse really to aquire it ? I'd be using the 223 on foxes too . I cant just turn around and say because the ammo is cheaper and easier to get hold of .

    Cheers
     
  2. r10hunter

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    Dedicated night use gun.
    Cheers Andy
     
  3. scoie

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    Just as Andy has said , I got an extra rimmie for the exact reason
    atb
     
  4. jonesy185

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    As simple as that lol . Wouldn't they question me though, they might just tell me that 243 can be used for the night and refuse me
     
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    They understand that having to take a nvs scope off and re zero everytime you want to go out in day light is a pain in the arse.
     
  6. jonesy185

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    Aye true ! I shall jolt that down on the variation . Cheers man
     
  7. Elk hunter

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    Just put it down for foxes and deer, (as muntjac, cwd and roe in Scotland) all lawful quarry with a .223.
    That is a just reason.

    Ive .223, 243, 25-06, 257wmag, 6.5, .308 and .300H&H all for deer and any lawful quarry ie foxes.

    Andrew
     

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