Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
BCM
User Panel

Site Notices
Posted: 2/26/2001 8:27:29 AM EST
Is it 'legal' to remove or paint over the orange strip on the barrels of airsoft pistols?

I didnt know if it was a requirement of the manufacturers or for the person owning it to keep it intact.

Thanks!
Link Posted: 2/26/2001 12:57:19 PM EST
[#1]
my is pretty sure that would be illegal. us customs will take any imported w/o orange barrel. this would suggest they dont want them in our country. however, one might consider having the plastic cap in such a condiction that it can be removed and replaced with ease. not legal, but im not telling.
Link Posted: 2/26/2001 3:03:47 PM EST
[#2]
It is illegal to remove the orange paint on the barrel of airsoftguns, but it is one of those laws that is rarely enforced.

Kyle
Link Posted: 2/26/2001 3:12:38 PM EST
[#3]
Would it be illegal then to paint the muzzles orange on all my real guns??[:D]
Close Join Our Mail List to Stay Up To Date! Win a FREE Membership!

Sign up for the ARFCOM weekly newsletter and be entered to win a free ARFCOM membership. One new winner* is announced every week!

You will receive an email every Friday morning featuring the latest chatter from the hottest topics, breaking news surrounding legislation, as well as exclusive deals only available to ARFCOM email subscribers.


By signing up you agree to our User Agreement. *Must have a registered ARFCOM account to win.
Top Top