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ATF Announces Release of New Form 4473

ATF Announces Release of New Form 4473

The May 2020 Form 4473 includes several changes from the previous version, including:

  • The warning at the top of the form includes information about illegal exportation. 
  • Information on the firearm/s to be transferred is now Section A, which must be completed before the transferee completes Section B.
  • The “County” block has been changed to “County/Parish/Borough” to accommodate Louisiana and Alaska, respectively.
  • A new item (26c.) has been included for the recording of official military orders establishing permanent change of station.
  • Item 26b, which previously applied to situations in which the identification document did not show the current residence address of the transferee, has been updated to include situations in which the identification document does not include the full legal name of the transferee. 

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Waymore Silencers FAQ's

Waymore Silencers FAQ's

Waymore Silencer FAQ’s What are the benefits of using a silencer? The most important benefit is the increased enjoyment of the sport from both the shooter and the people or animals around them.  Silencers not only reduce the sound pressure level (noise) of the discharged round, they reduce recoil and can increase accuracy.  Reduction of recoil can lead to faster subsequent target acquisitions perfect for sporting, hunting and law enforcement applications. Is it legal to own a silencer? Under federal law, it has never been illegal to own a silencer.  If it is legal for you to buy a handgun,...

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The Benefits of Suppressed Hunting

The Benefits of Suppressed Hunting

As suppressors have become more popular over the last few years, many hunters are starting to see the benefits of using them while in the field.  Being able to preserve the shooter’s hearing while hunting is certainly an obvious perk; however, there are many other benefits that may not be immediately apparent.  With traditional plugs or muffs, the sounds commonly heard in nature are strongly muffled. With modern electronic hearing protection, those same sounds are too quiet, distorted, or obnoxiously dramatic.  An armadillo nearby often sounds like an elephant crashing through brush, and a small flying insect may as well...

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6 Best Guns for Women Protecting Their Family

6 Best Guns for Women Protecting Their Family

The best guns for women are the ones that can protect a household, are accurate and can neutralize intruders. They can both be offensive or defensive weapons, unlike passive home security alarms. Home dwellers, especially women, must pick the right gun models. Let’s take a look at some of the best guns for women on the market. Best Guns for Women | Firearms Women Can Control Pistols Pistols are definitely more appropriate for small or cramped houses. Unlike a shotgun which is quite difficult to handle, pistols afford the defender a one-handed grip of the gun. They free the other hand to do...

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The Silencer Shop Process - How to Buy a Silencer

The Silencer Shop Process - How to Buy a Silencer

If you've said that buying a silencer is too expensive, too long of a wait, or that the paperwork is too confusing, you're not alone. Buying a silencer is a big deal, and we don’t take it lightly either! But it’s the easiest it's ever been! We’re not saying that this article will make you go out and buy a silencer today, although it might. What we are saying is that buying a silencer has been simplified over the years, and we’ve distilled it into 9 simple steps. Below are the steps on how to buy a suppressor:

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