This should probably be locked from the get go so there will be no bickering, but I think everyone should be aware of new legislation being proposed that would ban virtually all parts kits for firearms.
Here is the actual wording of the proposed legislation. I would encourage everyone to contact their representatives and let them know that people who work on their own guns aren't criminals.
Just some verbage from the proposed bill.
TERMS.—For purposes of this title—
(1) the term ‘‘assault weapon parts kit’’ means
any part or combination of parts not designed and
intended for repair or replacement but designed and
intended to enable a consumer who possesses all
such necessary parts to assemble a semiautomatic
(2) the term ‘‘machinegun parts kit’’ means any
part or combination of parts designed and intended
to enable a consumer who possesses all such nec
essary parts to assemble a machinegun or convert a
firearm into a machinegun;
(3) the term ‘‘semiautomatic assault weapon’’
(A) a semiautomatic rifle or semiautomatic
shotgun that has the capacity to accept a de
tachable ammunition magazine; or
(B) a semiautomatic pistol that has—
(i) the capacity to accept a detachable
ammunition magazine; and
(ii) any one of the features described
in subsection (b);