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Sun Feb 3, 2013, 12:14 PM

61. The mini-14 is modeled after the M-14 which is modeled after the M-1 Garand

 

Feinstein's bill, still exempted the ranch configuration of the Mini-14. It did not exempt the "tactical" mini 14. Individual states might have more restrictive definitions.

Any firearm that can accept a detachable magazine, can accept a large-capacity magazine. A magazine is just a box with a spring in it.

You do realize that such things can be fabricated? A hunting rifle that the manufacturer sells commercial 5-round magazines... it would be not to big of a thing for anyone to make a 30 round magazine for it. It is only defined by point at which they are joined.

http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/145664-3d-printed-30-round-ar-magazine-brings-us-ever-closer-to-a-fully-3d-printed-gun


heck you can 3-D print an AR lower--- and some guy actually shot one, although it failed after 8 rounds, but that was using the dimensions for metal. I suspect it won't be too long that they'll reinforce the areas that need reinforcing.




And then there is the guy that fabricated an AK-47 out of a shovel.

http://thebrigade.thechive.com/2012/12/06/diy-shovel-to-ak-47-50-photos/



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