Non-restricted, semi-auto rifle … with ten cartridges? How is this possible? Everyone who takes the Canadian Firearms Safety Course is quickly familiarized with the rules of firearm classification in Canada. Firearms are either non-restricted, restricted, or prohibited based on whether they meet certain design criteria or appear in voluminous lists set by the government. For […]
On the Canadian Firearms Safety Course, students are informed of the cartridge magazine capacity limitations which apply to Canadian firearms. These limits are generally five cartridges for semi-automatic rifles using centre-fire ammunition, and ten cartridges for handguns commonly available in Canada.