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Posted: 9/15/2004 2:28:55 PM EDT
Are folding stocks still illegal on rimfire (.22) rifles in california since the awb expired? The way i understood it was that california AWB law doesnt apply to rimfire weapons.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 9:29:56 PM EDT
I have read SB23 a couple times, and only centerfire semi-auto rifles rifles, and semi-auto pistols are covered. Rimfire rifles were left out of the ban. You can pimp out that 10/22 to your hearts content!!
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 11:37:55 AM EDT
hahah dont worry its already pretty pimped out with double pistol grips. I'm looking into getting a AR-15 picatinny tri rail system on it too Would be awsome if i could convert my ramline lock arm stock into a folder though, so if its legal now i just have to figure out if they make a parts kit for it or what.
Link Posted: 9/20/2004 4:37:29 AM EDT
Big nono.
Great Guns in Sacramento lost their FFL for selling Ruger 10/22s with folding stocks. Alike the AK-47 and surpressors, they are banned all together.
Link Posted: 9/20/2004 4:56:46 AM EDT
It would be legal as long as the overall length of the rifle with the stock folded was 26 inches or more.
Link Posted: 9/20/2004 12:31:40 PM EDT
44-canon was this before or after the AWB expired? I keep getting yeah its legal and no its not legal. Can anybody cite the specific part of the law that would outlaw it on a rimfire in CA? I know that rimfires in CA can have assault weapon features like pistol grips. Any help would be appreciated
Link Posted: 9/20/2004 4:56:32 PM EDT
U can have a folding stock on any rimfire now that the federal AWB expired.

IN california, they never placed a ban on folding stocks for rimfire. However, up until september, federal law prohibited a folder on a post ban rimfire rifle.

So go ahead and knock ursocks off.
Link Posted: 9/20/2004 10:28:01 PM EDT
Oh, I see. OK.
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