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Old November 29, 2009, 01:27 PM   #1
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Introducing the Hammerhead - CA-Legal AR-15 Stock Adapter

Exile Machine LLC is pleased to announce a new California Compliance Product, a featureless rifle stock adapter/grip that we call the Hammerhead. Remove all evil features, attach the Hammerhead in place of the pistol grip, slap on the buttstock of your choice and (optionally) a pistol buffer tube, and enjoy using your legally-owned large capacity magazines the way nature intended.









Approximate Weight: 400g. Approximate Dimensions (cm): 13L x 7H x 3.6W

This may or may not be legal in other states with restrictive Assault Weapons laws. Check local laws for details and consult an attorney if in doubt.

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Old November 29, 2009, 01:39 PM   #2
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Is this some kind of joke? Are you serious?
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Old November 29, 2009, 01:43 PM   #3
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It's for real. If you're in CA and you want to shoot your legally-owned 30-round mags through your AR-15, you have to remove the "evil" features. Pistol grip's one of 'em.

Otherwise you can have all the evil features you want but you'll be limited to a 10 round mag that's locked into the magwell with a device called a bullet button. You can't press this button with your finger, it won't drop the mag. You have to poke it with the tip of a bullet.

So for guys doing competition or just wanting to use their 30-rounders, this is a new way to go.
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Old November 29, 2009, 02:37 PM   #4
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Wow. I'm very sure that I would either A.) Move to another state. or B.) Shoot a better looking rifle.
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Old November 29, 2009, 03:21 PM   #5
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One more GOOD reason to NOT live in CA.
But with that said, good idea and looks well thought out and gives me one more reason to feel sorry for CA residents.
I hope it works out for you.
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Old November 29, 2009, 03:28 PM   #6
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California gun laws are so stupid. You can shoot 30 rd mags but not from a rifle with comfortable grips. Just plain stupid.
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Old November 29, 2009, 04:17 PM   #7
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Seen similar set ups before, MD is bad but I couldn't take CA's laws that is horrible looking. However, good luck.
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Old November 29, 2009, 09:19 PM   #8
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Any port in a storm, I suppose. I'd just get a mini-14 or an M1A instead.
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Old November 29, 2009, 11:04 PM   #9
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>>>I'd just get a mini-14 or an M1A instead.<<<

Bingo! Which speaks volumes to how stupid CA's gun laws are.

Just think of all the crime they're preventing!! :barf:

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Old November 29, 2009, 11:56 PM   #10
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Wow. I'm very sure that I would either A.) Move to another state. or B.) Shoot a better looking rifle.
Your perogative... but would you move to another state - with all the associated costs & expenses, in this economy simply because your state passed a bad gun bill? Sure you can buy a different type of rifle (10 rd mags only though). But move or buy a different rifle, the anti's win.

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Bingo! Which speaks volumes to how stupid CA's gun laws are.

Just think of all the crime they're preventing!!:barf:
The last bust I read about in Los Angeles said they had recovered something like 27 AK rifles (AK & SKS probably). None of which were neutered with 10-round magazines, bullet-buttons or non-pistolgrip stocks. They also recovered 12 AR-15's, 5 Class III M16's, and an M60.

So, yeah, those CA gun laws are preventing gangs from getting the guns from CA gunshops. They're simply stealing them out of state and transporting them to L.A.
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Old December 1, 2009, 07:57 PM   #11
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Website's been updated with all-new imagery. Got an ACE ARUL stock in today and slapped it on. Some people had requested to see this stock inverted.



And here it is with the Hammerhead going solo, still a legal configuration:


Lots more photos here:
www.exilemachine.com/gallery.html
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Old December 1, 2009, 08:14 PM   #12
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I would rather have a Hello Kitty Hi-Point carbine than that.
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Old December 1, 2009, 08:31 PM   #13
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I would rather have a Hello Kitty Hi-Point carbine than that.
Well, you're in Utah, you can have whatever you want...
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Old December 1, 2009, 09:36 PM   #14
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I would rather have a Hello Kitty Hi-Point carbine than that.

Well, you're in Utah, you can have whatever you want...
And when you're in Utah, you can, and are expected, to have multiples..............
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Old December 1, 2009, 09:37 PM   #15
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And when you're in Utah, you can, and are expected, to have multiples..............
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Old December 2, 2009, 07:22 AM   #16
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BillCA, don't be so serious man. Of course I would move! I would make that #1 on my to-do list. In the meantime, an M1A would placate me nicely. I wouldn't bring that there CA-legal boat-anchor of a gun to a dookie-shootin' contest.
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Old December 2, 2009, 01:54 PM   #17
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I wouldn't bring that there CA-legal boat-anchor of a gun to a dookie-shootin' contest.
Very mature.

The man is attempting to market a product which will allow firearm owners to enjoy their weapons more fully, in a highly restrictive state, and all you can do is attack his choice of residence and appearance of the rifle.

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Old December 2, 2009, 05:00 PM   #18
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Your perogative... but would you move to another state - with all the associated costs & expenses, in this economy simply because your state passed a bad gun bill? Sure you can buy a different type of rifle (10 rd mags only though). But move or buy a different rifle, the anti's win.
I imagine alot of Jews said something similar before moving into the ghettos.

Kali is falling apart because the leftists are destroying the state with insane laws and failing to deport illegals. It's a sinking ship and if you aren't trying to get out you will drown in the next 10 years.

Oppressive gun laws are just an example of the abuse of civil rights that occur at the hands of state government. I can't imagine how anyone that is serious about his second amendment rights can live there and still contribute to the perverted state goverment and economy.
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Old December 2, 2009, 05:35 PM   #19
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Ha! You go buy one then. :barf: Let the marketplace decide how much "The Hammerhead" is needed to enjoy these weapons. I'm sure people laughed at Al Gore when he invented the internet...and look at us now! Thanks Al Gore.
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Old December 3, 2009, 09:12 AM   #20
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Man, that's fugly.
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Old December 3, 2009, 09:49 AM   #21
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Wow. I'm very sure that I would either A.) Move to another state. or B.) Shoot a better looking rifle.
You should see some of the other Kalifornia-legal abortions:





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Old December 3, 2009, 10:56 AM   #22
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...and each one of those abortions attached to a rifle extends a stubby middle finger to the CA Dept of Justice.

By using these compliance products, CA shooters trapped behind CA's iron curtain have over the last 3 years been legally able to import 300,000 AR-15s into CA (that's on top of the 100,000 ARs that were already there), and this number is growing at 100,000 rifles per year. Each one of those "aborted" rifles is a slap in the face to the socialist legislators who said these rifles were baby-killers and should be banned. At the same time, calguns foundation is working to get these laws invalidated in the courts. Their work, by the way, will have the side-effect of incorporating the 2nd amendment to the states, which benefits everyone in the US.

Get your priorities straight. The CA shooter is not your enemy. Those who choose to remain in CA and fight this liberal madness should be applauded and aided in that cause. Sell them guns, donate a few bucks to the Calguns foundation, do something to help instead of poking fun. These guys are shooters like you. Many/most are conservatives who are stuck in a damned liberal police state. You cannot even begin to imagine the legal hell they're in until such time as your state legislature decides to copy the CA laws verbatim and slap you in chains too.
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Old December 3, 2009, 11:46 AM   #23
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yeah, for more validation to that point, see California Air Resource Board vehicle emmisions requirements. More and more states are adopting the CARB restrictions to vehicle emissions. People used to poke fun at californians and their restrictive vehicle emissions laws. Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Mexico, new york, oregon, pennsylvania, rhode island, utah, vermont, and Washington, won't be poking fun much longer.

With all of the litigation and lawyers here in California and various activist groups with plenty of lawyers on staff, if something passes California legislature and it Sticks, it's pretty damn iron clad. Other states love all of this R&D that california does for them in the legal arena and will carbon copy California laws and legislation just to avoid legal hassles down the road. If it passes here in California, expect it to be comming soon to a theater near you...

also start looking into local organized militias. If the second amendment actually comes into play, they'll be taking it at its non-truncated form. The right to bear arms being reserved for members of a well organized militia. I don't think there's a person on here who wouldn't start or join a local militia group.

on topic, it looks like there isn't enough space for the thumb at the top of the hammerhead. Is it as tight as it looks in the picture or is that just an odd angle it's shot at?

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Old December 3, 2009, 01:43 PM   #24
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Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Mexico, new york, oregon, pennsylvania, rhode island, utah, vermont, and Washington, won't be poking fun much longer.
Utah's vehicle pollution regs have been tighter than CA, for about 8 years now. Anyone know why?...
Because we get all of California's pollution, on top of our own!! Whoohoo!! Add the fact that the Salt Lake and Cache Valleys are extremely prone to atmospheric inversion phenomenon (trapping of hot, pollution-laden air below layers of cold air, which cruises over the tops of the mountains), and you've got air quality up to 15 times more dangerous than Kali's worst days (and it lasts for weeks at a time, here).

Pollute my air, steal our water and electricity, and infer that I'm poking fun....


I still support any attempts to circumvent the Kali gun laws (for legal, responsible owners; using legal methods).
In no way, do I support CA. It's the attitude.
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Old December 3, 2009, 01:50 PM   #25
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Getting back toward the topic a bit, here's a Hammerhead configuration that I particularly like. If it had one of those smooth anodized free float tubes, take off the iron sights and put on an aimpoint red dot sight, I think it would look pretty badass:



And pardon the bad photoshop chop but you could even cut down the lower tube if you like (it's just a tube now, doesn't need to contain any buffer/spring. How short can you make it? Just watch your overall length under CA law doesn't go below 30":



In a free state you could cut it even more, mill out the buttplate with a dremel tool, bolt it together and make a sick thumbhole stock.



Or use the spare tube you cut off to do something like this:


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