HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: qpww66
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12605

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 209
BOT: 2
Total: 211
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Photo Albums
02: Forums
03: Photo Albums
04: Photo Albums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Photo Albums
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Your Account
15: Forums
16: Photo Albums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Your Account
22: Photo Albums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Your Account
26: Forums
27: Photo Albums
28: Forums
29: Photo Albums
30: Forums
31: Photo Albums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Your Account
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Photo Albums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Photo Albums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Photo Albums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Your Account
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Photo Albums
71: Forums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Photo Albums
75: Forums
76: Photo Albums
77: Forums
78: Forums
79: Photo Albums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Your Account
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Forums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Photo Albums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Forums
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Forums
99: Photo Albums
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Forums
104: Photo Albums
105: Forums
106: Your Account
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Forums
111: Your Account
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Photo Albums
115: Photo Albums
116: Forums
117: Forums
118: Photo Albums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Photo Albums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Forums
132: Forums
133: Forums
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Forums
137: Forums
138: News
139: Your Account
140: Forums
141: Photo Albums
142: Forums
143: Forums
144: Forums
145: Forums
146: Forums
147: Forums
148: Forums
149: Forums
150: Forums
151: Photo Albums
152: Forums
153: Forums
154: Photo Albums
155: Forums
156: Photo Albums
157: Photo Albums
158: Statistics
159: Forums
160: Forums
161: Forums
162: Forums
163: Forums
164: Forums
165: Photo Albums
166: Forums
167: Forums
168: Forums
169: Photo Albums
170: Forums
171: Forums
172: Forums
173: Forums
174: Your Account
175: Photo Albums
176: Forums
177: Your Account
178: Forums
179: Forums
180: Forums
181: Forums
182: Forums
183: Forums
184: Photo Albums
185: Forums
186: Forums
187: Your Account
188: Your Account
189: Forums
190: Forums
191: Forums
192: Photo Albums
193: Photo Albums
194: Forums
195: Forums
196: Forums
197: Photo Albums
198: Forums
199: Forums
200: Forums
201: Forums
202: Forums
203: Forums
204: Forums
205: Forums
206: Your Account
207: Forums
208: Forums
209: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2361
  · Views: 409734
  · Votes: 1309
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Ammo Ban pending
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10549
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:00 am    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Grow teeth??

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
wiersy111
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 13, 2009
Posts: 2348
Location: Central Minnesota

PostPosted: Thu Feb 19, 2015 3:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Just another ploy to go after the AR platforms and AR pistols. They like to make up the rules as they go.

_________________
A veteran is someone who, at one point in his life wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America " for an amount of "up to and including my life."

US ARMY RETIRED

The original point and click interface was a Smith & Wesson.

Being "Over the Hill" is much better then being under it!
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13607
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Feb 19, 2015 5:05 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

The only thing I haven't seen bandied around yet is that dreaded terrible murderous tern "assault rifle". I think it is a given that people in general now do not see the AR platform as necessarily an assault rifle, just another type of rifle.

Just so long as they continue producing hunting projectiles I'll be happy.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
BigBlue
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 16, 2006
Posts: 1105
Location: Lehigh Township, Pennsylvania

PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2015 3:56 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

From GOA:
ATF cries “uncle” after getting hammered from the public

The agency is now crying “uncle,” in the face of thousands upon thousands of negative comments from gun owners all around the country -- including more than 200 congressmen.

The agency said today:

Although ATF endeavored to create a proposal that reflected a good faith interpretation of the law and balanced the interests of law enforcement, industry, and sportsmen, the vast majority of the comments received to date are critical of the framework, and include issues that deserve further study.

A “good faith interpretation”? Well, that’s laughable. But realize the agency says the issue deserves “further study.”

So now the question becomes: Is this a genuine retreat, or just a “tactical retreat,” as we saw with Operation Choke Point? In that case, the federal government removed gun dealers from its “risky business list,” but continue to persecute them under that program on a case-by-case basis.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Suzanne
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 27, 2009
Posts: 3311
Location: Eugene, Oregon

PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2015 9:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said 80,000 comments rolled in, many against the proposal to ban the 5.66 M855 "green tip" ammo. The NRA and the other groups still plan to flood ATF mailboxes with opposition letters just to make sure they go through with their withdrawal.




good on them!
Suz

_________________
May the moon keep you centered,
May the sun keep you dancing,
And the stars shed light on your dreams.
Back to top
View user's profile
RePete
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Aug 15, 2005
Posts: 804

PostPosted: Wed Mar 11, 2015 4:38 am    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Was notified this morning by the NRA that it's done.

here is a link.

gunssavelives.net/gun-...5-for-now/

_________________
Proud member of the WTFDTSG Club.

Stercus Accidit = Sh*t Happens in Latin.

Nice try = You Suck spelled different.
Back to top
View user's profile
Suzanne
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 27, 2009
Posts: 3311
Location: Eugene, Oregon

PostPosted: Wed Mar 11, 2015 12:21 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Thanks for that RePete! A few good links on there too.



Suz

_________________
May the moon keep you centered,
May the sun keep you dancing,
And the stars shed light on your dreams.
Back to top
View user's profile
chambered221
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Aug 17, 2007
Posts: 3455
Location: Lost for good !!!

PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 5:52 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Does anyone realize they did this last year with the 7N6 5.45×39mm (AK74) ???

They probably figured the M855 could be banned just as easy without being challenged on it's so called "armor piercing" capabilities.

_________________
Ask as many people needed, sooner or later your question will be answered the way you want it answered !!!

A free people ought not only to be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them, which would include their own government.
~George Washington
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
chambered221
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Aug 17, 2007
Posts: 3455
Location: Lost for good !!!

PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 6:14 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Well that didn't take long........just came across this !!!

Democrats want bullet ban

_________________
Ask as many people needed, sooner or later your question will be answered the way you want it answered !!!

A free people ought not only to be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them, which would include their own government.
~George Washington
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
PaulS
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Feb 18, 2006
Posts: 3539
Location: South-Eastern Washington - the State

PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:14 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

write your congress critters and let them know that the military already has armor piercing bullets that are not available to the public. They (the military) already define what an armor piercing bullet is - congress, on the other hand has no clue what an armor piercing bullet is.

_________________
Paul
__________________
Speer, Lyman, Hodgdon, Sierra, and Hornady = reliable loading data
So and So's pages on the internet = NOT reliable loading data
Always check data against manuals
NEVER exceed maximum listed loads
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
inthedark
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 31, 2011
Posts: 763
Location: Ontario

PostPosted: Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:43 am    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Suzanne wrote:
They're claiming the m855 is an armor piercing round and it isn't, matter of fact the ATF didn't used to include it as an AP round, but now they do? It's just an inexpensive cost effective practice round from what I can tell.


Suz


The SS109 is a 62gr FMJ BT MER 800m and is the standard 5.56mm NATO round. Its US equivalent is the M855 55gr FJM Flat base MER 480m. In Hohenfels Germany we did range qualification and the Btln Cmdr was pissed at the qualification results and it was due to the supply or range officer or whomever who had issued mixed up US and NATO ammo and long story short we had to re-qualify all over again and we never did see that major again. Laughing

_________________
Chimo
Ron

War is sweet to those who have no experience of it, but the experienced man trembles exceedingly at heart on its approach - Pindar 518-438BC
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
PaulS
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Feb 18, 2006
Posts: 3539
Location: South-Eastern Washington - the State

PostPosted: Fri Mar 13, 2015 11:28 am    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

according to the NRA and several other news agencies the ban will not be taking effect.

After all the comments and the NRA lobbying the ATFE has decided that the M855 round is not the "cop killer" bullet that they were led to believe it was and that it is used primarily in recreational shooting.

Duh! If they had spent five minutes on the web they would have known that!

_________________
Paul
__________________
Speer, Lyman, Hodgdon, Sierra, and Hornady = reliable loading data
So and So's pages on the internet = NOT reliable loading data
Always check data against manuals
NEVER exceed maximum listed loads
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
BigBlue
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 16, 2006
Posts: 1105
Location: Lehigh Township, Pennsylvania

PostPosted: Sat Mar 14, 2015 3:52 am    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Just another small piece of the gun grab agenda. The incremental erosion of our rights is the goal and such minor things as common sense will not defer them.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Pumpkinslinger
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 22, 2007
Posts: 4489
Location: NC foothills

PostPosted: Sat Mar 14, 2015 5:19 pm    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

My understanding is that the Democrats have already announced a new plan to ban 5.56/.223 ammo. Those who seek to disarm the law abiding will never give up. They don't give a damn what the PEOPLE think.

thehill.com/regulation...egislation

_________________
Mike

"I ain't no better than anyone else, and there ain't no one better than me!" Ma Kettle

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13607
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Sun Mar 15, 2015 2:34 am    Post subject: Re: Ammo Ban pending Reply with quote

Unfortunately, the ANTIs have an agenda and they "own" parts of the Govt, so they will continue to put pressure on those Senators that they contributed to in order to further their agenda.

I know what the answer is, but it is not something that needs be aired publicly.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 2 of 3
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.