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 am NOT an expert. But I'm too cheap to pay for anyone else to do the job (local shop wanted $200 to tan my coyote hide). I've used this recipe for rabbit hides, deer hides, a moose skin, and a coyote pelt. I've adapted this recipe from one I found online. Feel free to use it but use this tip at your own risk and comply with all local laws wherever you are. When butchering: Cool the hide as soon as you can get it off the animal. Remove the hide form the...