In a fantasy world where I could just switch one for the other, I'd gladly accept a 20 round magazine ban for a complete elimination of the NFA and
the '86 ban.
NY has a 10 round mag limit anyway.
In the real world, I third (or fourth) Tom Servo's post.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.