I had been looking at SIR, they have a good price and then I save PST. What does shipping end up costing on a rifle? I also thought maybe I should hold the rifle first and see how it feels. Maybe I'll make it to Bass Pro.
Wherever you live, you pay the applicable tax for that province, not the tax from the point of sale No way around that one now.
It is costing me about $ 35.00 to get my rifle here. You could save about $ 7.50 by not using the C O D option. Remember I'm in Nova Scotia, your cost would be lower
In the past ordering from SIR and other mail order places from out of province I've never paid PST, only GST. I have always seen a thing saying HST will be added to certain provinces though. I may not entirely understand it but I'm not going to argue.
I recently completed my first skull plate mount of my buck antelope from the 2010 season. I used a kit from Van Dykes, and I thought I would pass along the tips my dad shared with me, as well as one or two I figured out on my own. I have only completed the one antelope kit, but these tips should work for kits for other species as well.
1. Leave as much depth to the skull as possible when you remove the antlers/horns from the skull of the animal. This...