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Magazine Max apacity

For those of us living in a state that outlaws sales or transfers of magazine over a certain capacity -- would it be legal to modify the magazine so that it no longer exceeds the legal magazine capacity - such as welding a pin to the bottom of the follower to reduce capacity?

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  • Horse Plains DrifterHorse Plains Drifter Forums Admins, Member, Moderator Posts: 38,129 ***** Forums Admin

    You would have to clear that with your state goons. In the past some mags have had factory installed blocks to limit capacity of a regular size mag housing. I seriously doubt that a home applied limiter would be acceptable to the goons.

  • jimdeerejimdeere Member, Moderator Posts: 24,201 ******

    Again, check with your state JBT's. When I was a teenager and started hunting, my only gun was a Remington pump shotgun inherited from my grandmother.

    I whittled a stick and inserted it in the tube to limit the capacity to three rounds.

    I'm not sure that would fly today.

  • Mr. PerfectMr. Perfect Member, Moderator Posts: 64,387 ******
    edited January 19

    Unlikely. If it wasn't grandfathered in, you're in violation. And I would never encourage anyone to ignore a gun law.

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