Originally Posted by raygun
Whilst we're throwing airgunners legal problems about there is another problem that could catch out the unwary.
If your air rifle is capable of more than 12FPE then the 30/60 rule comes into operation.
If your rifle is capable of more than 12FPE and has a barrel less than 30cm then you are in possession of a Section 5 prohibited weapon and the mandatory 5 years is in operation for this Section 5 offence.
AA TXHC anyone
Never heard of the barrel length being important. I know that the overall length of a firearm is. Under 2ft and its a pistol. Add a bar to a 44 Magnum to increase its overall length and its a rifle and legal to own with an FAC.
EV2 Mk3+Sightron SIII 10-50 x 60 LRIRMOA / Bushnell 8-32
Theoben Rapid 12 FAC
GROWING OLD IS NOT FOR SISSIES
Last edited by killen; 7th January 2015 at 11:23 PM.