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    Just renewed my New Mexico CCL, now moving to Texas.

    Texas and New Mexico have a bilateral reciprocity agreement. Valid New Mexico CHL licenses are valid in Texas and vice versa. You should plan on taking the Texas class at some point and getting a Texas license so that your address matches on both cards. As an FFL in TX I can honor a TX CHL as...
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    Why I don't sell Diamondback firearms any more

    I am an FFL and SOT. I have decided not to offer Diamondback firearms for sale any longer. My business is built on customer service and I can not afford for my customers to endure the type of headache I just experienced with a Diamondback warranty claim. Before I was a dealer, I bought a...
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    M855 Ammo Ban proposal dead, for now.

    The ATF has decided to shelve the M855 "armor piercing ammo" ban, at least for the time being: ATF shelves bullet ban proposal | TheHill
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    How long for CHL processing?

    If you decide to go this route, please do so carefully: From Link Removed Notice the agreement does not state that non-resident licenses from Arizona will be recognized. The agreement for Florida, however, states:Link Removed Notice here that residency is not a requirement. Also, if you...
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    Short barrels and long flash hiders

    Do any of you own a rifle with a barrel less than 16 inches with a permanently affixed long flash hider that makes the barrel long enough that is isn't a legal SBR? If so could you please tell me why you chose to go this route? I see them advertised all the time and have never understood the...