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Old May 7, 2006, 03:30 PM   #1
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Legal or Not?

Uzi Mini semi auto pistol. Customer wants me to weld a bayonet lug on the front so he can clip on a Streamlite M6 laser/flashlite combo. Is this legal? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Old May 7, 2006, 03:57 PM   #2
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It sounds legal. As long as he doesn't try to put a forward pistol grip on it and turn it into an AOW before getting it approved, it looks like it's OK.
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Old May 7, 2006, 04:01 PM   #3
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Weld on a bayonet lug? Sounds like a drastic way to mount a flashlite.
I would think there would be some sort of rail that would be better suited for the task. Check out Brownells.

AFAIK there would be nothing illegal about it.

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Old May 7, 2006, 04:42 PM   #4
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You ain't gonna know until you call ATF, so in your shoes I'd just dial the number and get it over with.
I'm inclined to think if a man hasn't gotten his point across in 4912 attempts, 4913 probably isn't going to do it.
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Agreed. Besides, they're pretty good about answering email questions.
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Old May 7, 2006, 05:05 PM   #6
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Shouldn't be a problem unless there is some funky state law prohibition (and in FL I doubt there is). While it is an imported weapon, its neither a rifle nor a shotgun so 922(r)is not applicable and the federal AWB (922(v)) is now defunct.

Just don't add a stock or a forward vertical grip and it should be fine.
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Old May 7, 2006, 06:00 PM   #7
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Thanks for all the information. I will call my ATF contact. I think it's OK, too, but I really can't afford to be wrong. I'll post what they say. Thanks again.
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