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Old 12-07-2017, 11:14 AM   #1
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Was there any importers other than FIME? Or did they import all and disperse from there?
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Old 12-07-2017, 11:37 AM   #2
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Mine was imported by WPA (Wolf Performance Arms).
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Old 12-07-2017, 04:13 PM   #3
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^ Those are the ones I know, WPA and FIME. FIME was the only one which imported the Vepr FM’s. I think Robinson Arms may have imported some in the earlier years, unless those were ones sources from FIME or WPA.
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Old 12-07-2017, 04:32 PM   #4
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Interesting. Would be cool to get some numbers from WPA as well and see which rifles are truly the rarest in country
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Old 12-07-2017, 06:13 PM   #5
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What city and state is stamped on your rifle with WPA? Trying to track them down and I keep ending up at Wolf Ammunition
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Old 12-07-2017, 08:07 PM   #6
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WPA Anaheim CA
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Old 12-07-2017, 11:14 PM   #7
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Most were imported under WPA. FIME only started importing just earlier this year (2017). Robinson Arms are the more rarer models out there.
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Old 12-08-2017, 02:02 AM   #8
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Ya, FIME became the exclusive importer just before the ban.
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Old 12-08-2017, 12:57 PM   #9
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My .223 has an Arsenal Las Vegas engraving, started out as an older model slant back sporter with no threads on muzzle. Aside from the VEPR .223 engraving on the front of the other side of the receiver, these are the only markings:



here's a pic from the auction I bought it in:


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Old 12-13-2017, 03:08 PM   #10
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Was there any importers other than FIME? Or did they import all and disperse from there?
well when fime was importer, was nobody else, before fime was WPA, before WPA was robinson arms.
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Old 12-13-2017, 03:59 PM   #11
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well when fime was importer, was nobody else, before fime was WPA, before WPA was robinson arms.
ZDF UT is Robinson. ZDF is what you will find on the firearm not Robinson
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:09 PM   #12
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Ive got a couple IO INC Vepr's and a TGI KNOX Vepr. Pretty much the best gun to ever come out of IO.
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Yes, I own a TGI KNOX imported VEPR that Marc Krebs krafted into a KV-13.
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My .308 is from Knox, Tenn, as well
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Old 12-15-2017, 03:19 PM   #15
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Yes, I own a TGI KNOX imported VEPR that Marc Krebs krafted into a KV-13.
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What about Legion USA ?
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What about Legion USA ?
Yes they brought some in under Aguila Arms, may have brought some in under their name as well but I am not sure. My ВПО-205-00 was imported by A.Arms.
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What about Legion USA ?
My Vepr 1-V from legion was brought in through Aguila Arms
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My vepr is a TGI KNOX
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Old 01-16-2018, 04:14 PM   #20
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I bought my 54r Vepr from Legion USA and the markings state it was imported from WPA , Anaheim , CA.
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