When does a piece of raw material become a firearm? Is this a firearm?
Most people would say that it isn’t. It requires some work and machining to become a firearm. Is this a firearm?
It still requires a good amount of machine work to make it a functional firearm. What about this? Is this a firearm?
Even the ATF told the company that it wasn’t a firearm. (pdf warning) Until they changed their minds and decided that it was. Now a judge did as well. So now the company has to pay $4 million in damages for defrauding customers by “lying” and saying that their product wasn’t a firearm.
How about this? Is it a firearm?
By the same rules that were just applied to Polymer80 by the ATF and the judge, they are. I have the plans right here. (pdf warning) Anyone can build a full auto SMG with less than $100 in parts from Home Depot.