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Category Archives: Airguns and the Law

The Gamo Whisperer

The Beemans are still telling airgunners that the BATF will come smashing down your door if you have a silencer on your airgun, but the BATF long ago sent out a letter affirming that a permanently attached silencer on a non-firearm- i.e., an airgun or paintball gun- is not a Class 3 weapon, and that […]

airgun muzzle brakes (and silencers)

In my last post, I noted that one way of building a muzzle brake is to create a chamber in which gasses escaping the muzzle would expand and then be released more slowly. Attentive readers may have noticed that this is also a workable definition of a silencer. The typical airgun muzzle brake would not […]