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Old 09-07-2011, 2:34 PM
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Default Can I use 30-round magazines with a bullet-buttoned semi-automatic rifle? NO!

No, no, a thousand times no!


That creates an 'assault weapon'; avoiding that problem is the whole point of using a magazine locking device.

See the sticky in the handguns forum for details. http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/s...d.php?t=387409
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Good post... a thousand times "thanks"
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Yes you can if it is a registered AW!
You would put a mag-lock device on your RAW? That's OK by me, but seems a bit odd.
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Hey Cokebottle, thx. NOW it makes sense. ( I think) If the rifle(AR style) has either a fixed OR a removable magazine it cant have a high cap mag put into it.
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If a gun... ANY centerfire semiautomatic rifle or any semiautomatic pistol (including rimfire)... has a fixed magazine, it can not have a capacity greater than 10.

If a gun... ANY gun, has a detachable magazine and is otherwise legal in that condition... it may have a capacity of a billion rounds.

On the AR, in it's "standard" configuration, it must have a BB to be legal, so it would be a fixed magazine and limited to 10 rounds.

If it is featureless... Monsterman grip or other pistol grip alternative, no flash hider, fixed buttstock, etc... then it does not need a BB, and thus, can use high caps.
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