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Just in case you have all forgotten, herewith the latest on my firearm I bought last year Oct 2007.
 
The rifle arrived in South Africa Feb 2008 from the States. I applied for my lic 11 March 2008. The latest info from our Central Firearms Registry is that my application is " Final stage for approval".
I have been in contact with one of the higher ranking police officers who have moved my file along. Hopefully another week?????
 
In the meanwhile I had a gunsmith work on the stock. He removed the palm swellings (ambidextrous palm swellings on a exclusive left hand rifle????), I replaced the recoil pad, bedded the action and had it camo painted.
Unfortunately he made an absolute hash of the camo work.
I now have the stock at a proffesional spraypainter buddy of mine who is doing the below digital pattern. I will show pics when I get it back in about a week.
 
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WOW, Wouter, what a nightmare!  I can't believe you've had to endure such an ordeal just to buy a bolt action hunting rifle!  I hope this eventually has a happy ending for you!
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Yes. Hopefully, for America, Obama will move to South Africa and become the Minister of the South African Police.   Shocked
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Stuff Obama, we have enough this side allready! And if he hopes to become minister of police he has to have a criminal record or links to organised crime. Otherwise he will not cut the mustard.
Ask our suspended chief of police Jacki Selebi!!
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