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by doubloon
Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Does anyone know if anyone is selling the Hushpower Shotgun Silencers in USA
Replies: 1
Views: 977

Re: Does anyone know if anyone is selling the Hushpower Shotgun Silencers in USA

I could be wrong but I don't believe there is a way for suppressors imported into the U.S. to be legally transferred to a non-licensed individual or non-government or non-government sponsored agency.
by doubloon
Fri Feb 01, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: Legal and Political
Topic: Proposed Common Sense Gun Law in Texas
Replies: 3
Views: 735

Re: Proposed Common Sense Gun Law in Texas

I'm on the fence for carrying in a prohibited place being a felony. Probably because I believe there should be no prohibited places. I believe a felony for accidentally carrying into a prohibited place is ridiculous. Specifically because I have personally observed too many places where 30.06 and/or ...
by doubloon
Fri Feb 01, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Legal and Political
Topic: Proposed Common Sense Gun Law in Texas
Replies: 3
Views: 735

Re: Proposed Common Sense Gun Law in Texas

https://foxsanantonio.com/news/local/proposed-law-would-allow-texans-to-carry-guns-in-church Some talking heads on cable news clamor for 'common sense' gun laws; and I think the proposed Texas law fills that need. ... There is a bit more to this than just allowing people to carry in churches. AFAIK...
by doubloon
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: News Stories
Topic: Sen Lee reintroduces Bill to remove silencers from NFA
Replies: 4
Views: 682

Re: Sen Lee reintroduces Bill to remove silencers from NFA

poikilotrm wrote:Image
This but with a butter knife.
by doubloon
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: News Stories
Topic: Sen Lee reintroduces Bill to remove silencers from NFA
Replies: 4
Views: 682

Re: Sen Lee reintroduces Bill to remove silencers from NFA

... The Republican strategy in the Senate seems to be to have the SHUSH Bill and National Reciprocity Bill ready for passage. ... So they don't actually have any intention of passing it, they just want to use it as a threat to keep dem's from passing gun control they don't agree with. Not gun contr...
by doubloon
Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Will Gov Shutdown hold up Form 1 applications?
Replies: 17
Views: 2285

Re: Will Gov Shutdown hold up Form 1 applications?

daviscustom wrote:...
Anyone that has been waiting to submit eforms had better get on it!
Waiting to submit is never a winning strategy.

Hopefully they all enjoyed the time off and are refreshed and ready to go. I still got a half dozen or so forms that got submitted back in Oct. '18.
by doubloon
Sat Jan 26, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Will Gov Shutdown hold up Form 1 applications?
Replies: 17
Views: 2285

Re: Will Gov Shutdown hold up Form 1 applications?

Witchgrass wrote:I just submitted my Form 1 application. Do you guys know if the application will sit until the Gov shutdown is over?
Thanks,

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=156057
by doubloon
Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Government Shutdown and Filing Times...
Replies: 12
Views: 2181

Re: Government Shutdown and Filing Times...

We heard that they were processing the Form 3's and the 5320.20 paperwork, but I think that too has no stopped. Source? ETA: Searched around and was able to find hearsay indicating some dealers are seeing delays in Form 3's and one that says the ATF is primarily processing only Form 5's for transfe...
by doubloon
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Government Shutdown and Filing Times...
Replies: 12
Views: 2181

Re: Government Shutdown and Filing Times...

jvt wrote:i'm also waiting. it make me wonder how the gun sales are doing.
If the P365 is any indication there is no need to wonder.

Unlike the state of the union gun sales are good.
by doubloon
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

T-Rex wrote:...
Second: By your reasoning, the mechanism which closes the cylinder gap on a Nagant revolver would be a silencer.
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"Why didn't I think of that?" sez every Nazi BATFE putz everywhere simultaneously.
by doubloon
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Government Shutdown and Filing Times...
Replies: 12
Views: 2181

Re: Government Shutdown and Filing Times...

From what I understand... the examiners who run background checks for Form 4s at ATF are on the list of "non-essential" employees... Would the fucking Democrats pass this s--t, so I can get my new suppressor (check cashed 9/11/18) some time before 2020? Thanks... Jeff From the other thread. The dea...
by doubloon
Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

I'm thinking it's not a fight I want to pick with the ATF regardless of what is or is not in print.

No need to beat me over the head with the big fancy words. :mrgreen:
by doubloon
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

... Maybe my Google-Fu has failed me but in my searching I found a lot of discussion concluding the same, but nothing with any authority. No letters. No sections of the pertinent law/codes. Since it is an ammunition type, why is it any different than primer powered and low power ammo that is also d...
by doubloon
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

Here's an old thread on an integral captive piston revolver.

ETA: I mean here :arrow: viewtopic.php?t=121923
by doubloon
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

... Is the use of cartridge type ammo (regardless of the propellant) the line the turns a BP rifle/pistol into a firearm? At the very least I believe it would bring it under purview of the NFA based on their definition of a firearm. But I'm running off memory of some very tangled regulation and mig...
by doubloon
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

daviscustom wrote:....so each individual round of ammunition would be considered a suppressor.
...
From previous explorations of this topic on this site this was the conclusion.

Designing the chamber for captive piston may avoid the cased ammunition caveat.
by doubloon
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

The Soviet PSS was rated somewhere around 650 fps and the bullet/projectile engaged the barrel rifling with a brass band that accounted for a small percentage of the bullet/projectile length. So ... rifled and semi "loose" in that none of the 150 or so grain steel bullet/projectile intentionally dir...
by doubloon
Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: Muzzle loading integral suppressor
Replies: 60
Views: 5345

Re: Muzzle loading integral suppressor

T-Rex wrote:...
If you're firing subsonic, leading shouldn't be too much an issue.
Coated projectiles are another option.
Coated projectiles might help.

I was thinking about the lead that gets vaporized off the butt of the projectile like 22lr subs.
by doubloon
Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: efile website
Replies: 2
Views: 1057

Re: efile website

It appears to have been impacted by the shutdown.

ETA: But then again, I walked away for a few hours and eventually I got a login prompt.
by doubloon
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Suppressor wait times.
Replies: 12
Views: 3117

Re: Suppressor wait times.

The dealer. April forms have been returning. You're still on schedule According to an article on the web dealer and manufacturer forms are being process by a reduced staff hoping to get paid one day but consumer form 1's and 4' are gathering dust. If someone were to wait to submit a form 1 or 4 the...
by doubloon
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Silencersmithing Forum
Topic: NFA Form 1
Replies: 1
Views: 1038

Re: NFA Form 1

From what I've read a reduced staff of agents are working (maybe without pay) to process Form 5's and Form 3's but Form 4's and Form 1's are not being processed. If this is accurate then expect delays. https://www.guns.com/news/2018/12/28/group-warns-government-shutdown-may-thicken-red-tape-on-nfa-i...
by doubloon
Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Silencer Talk
Topic: Silencer back pressure/ sonic cleaning
Replies: 5
Views: 1014

Re: Silencer back pressure/ sonic cleaning

... Thanks for the warning. I wouldn't put aluminum in the crock pot anyway, but I sure didn't know Purple Power harms aluminum. Thankfully, my rimfire bafffles are all stainless. ... https://www.clean-rite.com/faq Can Purple Power be used on Stainless Steel and Aluminum? Do not use Purple Power on...