Originally Posted by Supertac916
I could be wrong, but once you put the magazine back together and you put it in your gun it's illegal. . . . Might be a little difficult to say under Oath or for them to believe you that you road your bicycle to a local gun store and bought some mags with your lunch money.
Simply assembling a new large capacity magazine is illegal, even for a person who doesn't even own a gun.
And no criminal suspect/defendant should ever say anything
about how old a magazine is or where it came from other than "I don't want to answer questions and I want to talk to my lawyer."