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PostPosted: Tue Nov 27, 2018 21:49 pm 
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Just watched the latest program in the new Combat Dealers series .... in order to sell an original 88 flak gun, they actually re-activated what was a de-activated piece ... I thought that was illegal under any circumstances ..??

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 28, 2018 22:45 pm 
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They would need the appropriate Licence and be able to account for its existance when adding it to their FAC.

Not sure if its illegal it just reverts back to its original state if the deactivation process is interfeared with in any way.


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It was sold to someone outside the UK and he did use an armorer to put in a replacement breech block ... still and all seems a grey area though, I thought under the VCR Act it was a no no to reactivate a deact, full stop .. ??

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