Around 800 firearms including an 1870s Queensland Police rifle and a German machine gun were handed in to ACT Policing during the National Firearms Amnesty in the ACT between July 1 and September 30 this year. All state and territory police services took part in the amnesty which was the first national amnesty to be […]
"Accordingly we find that the "bump-stock" is a firearm part and is NOT regulated as a firearm under the Gun Control Act or National Firearms Act." ~ Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives This post Slide Fire Bump Fire Gun Stocks NOT an Automatic Weapon Says ATF appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The nation awakened Monday morning to learn that once again a man – and it’s almost always a man – has committed what appears to be the most American of acts, using military-style firearms to kill a staggering number of people. Not in self-defense, not in the heat of battle, but in pursuit of some...
WEST VALLEY CITY, UT – September 19, 2017 – For the first time since the National Firearms Act (NFA) was created in 1934, civilians can enjoy suppressed shooting in all 50 states with SilencerCo’s latest innovation: the integrally suppressed Maxim 50 muzzleloader. Show More Summary
For the first time since the National Firearms Act was created in 1934, civilians can enjoy suppressed shooting in all 50 states with the SilencerCo Maxim 50 Suppressed muzzleloader... This post SilencerCo Maxim 50 : First-Ever 50-State-Legal Suppressed Muzzleloader appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Two weeks ago Dead Air Armament, Gemtech and Silencer Shop announced they had worked together with the ATF to help with the modernization of the National Firearms Act (NFA) application processing. The new procedures include the voluntary...Show More Summary
Without rule changes, regulation amendments, politicians or legislation, a partnership between the U.S. government and a small private industry group has dramatically changed the process in which National Firearms Act (NFA) controlled...Show More Summary
Since 1934, the National Firearms Act has limited ownership of "any weapon which shoots, is designed to shoot, or can be readily restored to shoot, automatically more than one shot, without manual reloading, by a single function of the...Show More Summary
In an actual blessing bestowed upon the National Firearms Act (NFA) community as a whole, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) has begun rapid approvals of Form 3 transfers between dealers, distributors and manufacturers. Show More Summary
Dave Hardy at Of Arms and the Law links a very in depth and insightful commentary and analysis of the National Firearms Act (NFA). Dave comments concerning SBRs. In 1934, they were treated as gangster weapons, although I don’t ever recall hearing of gangsters using them. They tended to have their fights at pistol or […]
Beginning in August 2017, we are offering one-hour webinars every month on the Gun Control Act, National Firearms Act, and firearms and ammunition excise tax. This post Reeves & Dola Launches Its Wednesday Webinar Series appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
When it comes to current silencer trends, modular is king. And for good reason – with all of the ridiculous restrictions placed on the making, transferring, owning and possessing of National Firearms Act (NFA) items like silencers in the United States, the ability to run one Silencer in multiple configurations is huge. Show More Summary
Bills were introduced to create a 180-day amnesty period for veterans or family members to register historic war mementos that would be considered regulated firearms under the National Firearms Act. This post Pro-Gun Members of Congress Seek to Protect Veterans, Preserve Historical Guns appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
As drenched as they are in National Firearms Act (NFA) goodness, my friends at Q are experts in all flavors of science and innovation. Even when it comes to building something as polar opposite to suppressors and short barreled rifles – such as a California compliant Honey Badger. Show More Summary
Besides the inevitable wait, National Firearms Act (NFA) purchases are plagued by the unknown pitfalls of blind faith. Specifically with regard to silencers, consumers are often left to internet rumblings and local gun shop advice to make what ends up being basically a lifetime investment. Show More Summary
In this first "Myth Busters" article, we address some of the more common misconceptions about the NFA. This post Myth Busters – Common Misconceptions About the National Firearms Act appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports New...
As many of our readers know and are intimately experienced with, the process to obtain National Firearms Act (NFA) firearms and regulated items can be a royal pain for the customer. As an FFL and knowing many others, we likewise share...Show More Summary
When it comes to National Firearms Act (NFA) controlled items, theirs a weird reverse psychology that goes into purchase decisions. It’s almost as if lower priced items are passed over, especially those that fall in the “under $200”....Show More Summary
I don’t think I am alone when I say the National Firearms Act’s rules are unconstitutional and really does nothing to enhance public safety of society. This post The Feebleness of the National Firearms Act appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
In the United States, simple items like sound suppressors and rifles with 14.5? barrels have been demonized because of their inclusion in the National Firearms Act of 1934. There is much debate about what, if any, public benefit can be had from this law. Show More Summary