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Old October 3, 2019, 10:46 AM   #1
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4 months, maybe I just got lucky?

Ordered June 9th 2019
Stamp check cashed July 3rd
Stamp approved September 22nd
Stamp arrived at dealer September 30th

It was a Form 4 individual through silencershop using the kiosk.

I was expecting Dec-Feb of 2020, anyone else seeing faster turn around times?
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Old October 3, 2019, 04:53 PM   #2
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That is incredibly fast.
So fast that ATF obviously made an error.
Did you include a gratuity with your F4?

I'm sitting on 20-30 Silencer Shop silencers whose Form 4's were submitted in December 2018.
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Old October 3, 2019, 06:57 PM   #3
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Last two have been 11mos 23 days and 9 Months 18 days.
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Old October 6, 2019, 12:08 PM   #4
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I have no clue how it got through so fast, but I'll definitely take it
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Old October 10, 2019, 05:57 AM   #5
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Congratulations you had better buy a lottery ticket! I'm still waiting on the two I did last December, checks cashed in April 30th & May 1st. I was hoping I'd see them in time to use for deer season, I seriously doubt that'll happen.
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Old October 10, 2019, 08:46 PM   #6
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I was quite surprised when cornbush called me and told me his stamp had come back.

I submitted three Form 4s (individual, paper) over a three week period ending the first week of May 2019. Checks were cashed quickly.

But, of course, I haven't heard anything. I don't expect to for a while.

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I have no clue how it got through so fast, but I'll definitely take it
...Probably a new examiner that hasn't been taught the correct methods of bureaucratic procrastination yet.
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Old October 19, 2019, 12:05 AM   #7
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Individual F4 for integrally suppressed Ruger MKIV -- https://innovativearms.com/portfolio/rm ... -integral/:

Dealer Mailed F4 to ATF: 16 Jul 2019
Check Cashed: 25 Jul 2019
F4 Approved: 9 Oct 2019
Dealer called for me to pick it up: 18 Oct 2019.
Days from check cashed to approval: 76

Nice surprise.
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Old December 30, 2019, 08:36 AM   #8
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Silencer shop kiosk paperwork for YHM Turbo submitted 12/13/2019, check cashed 12/27/2019.... If MGRacer is the new normal, hopefully have mine home for spring.

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Old December 30, 2019, 12:22 PM   #9
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I'm still waiting.
I don't remember the exact dates right now, but my current F4s awaiting approval were filed between April 15th and May 10th, each about one week apart.
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Old February 26, 2020, 05:25 PM   #10
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Got the call yesterday my stamp is in on my Omega 300. Still waiting on the Sparrow stamp.
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Old February 26, 2020, 08:02 PM   #11
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Finally picked up my Vers 475 and Maxim 9 yesterday; having gotten the Harvester 300 a couple weeks ago.
I don't recall which date went with which item, but as noted above:
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I submitted three Form 4s (individual, paper) over a three week period ending the first week of May 2019.
So, basically 10+ months.
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Old February 26, 2020, 08:54 PM   #12
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I'm 13 months for my first. Submitted during the government shutdown last year. Checks were cashed around 1 May 19, so I win for the longest in this thread so far!
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Old July 13, 2020, 03:51 PM   #13
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7 months to the day....paperwork submitted on 13 Dec 2019, got the call today 13 Jul 2020 to pick it up.

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Old September 17, 2020, 07:58 PM   #14
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hope I'm that lucky. Just bought a suppressor for my
Bolt 308....i am not a patient man.

Especially when it comes to something as absurd as asking for permission to my a metal tube.
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Old September 18, 2020, 05:56 PM   #15
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I had a 7 month wait for my M16. I was told to expect a year.

I remember when form 4s took 2 to 3 months. Ahh... The good ole days.
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Old September 22, 2020, 10:18 AM   #16
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In the last week I've had five stamps come in for Forms mailed the first week of April 2020.

But..........I still have a dozen that are over a year old.
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