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Old 05-09-2013, 11:57 AM
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Originally Posted by larryjonesrealtor View Post
Bad juju really? No, I'm sorry but I simply disagree with your interpretation of the law. A rifle is designed to be fired from the shoulder; a pistol is designed to be fired with one hand; by definition it can't be both! So converting your Glock/1911 from MechTech upper BACK to its original configuration leaves you with not a RIFLE but a by definition it CANNOT be a short barreled RIFLE! Here's some useful information from MechTech's forum:
Correct. It can not be both.

When you make your handgun into a rifle, it is now a rifle.
If you then take that rifle and make it into a handgun, it is legally not a handgun but a weapon made from a rifle, which is a SBR. [PC 17170(c)]

"If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun. - Dalai Lama (Seattle Times, 05-15-2001).
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