collapse

Advertisement


Poll

Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?

Yes
26 (22%)
No
38 (32.2%)
Not sure
36 (30.5%)
Will buy them but not legally
12 (10.2%)
What???
6 (5.1%)

Total Members Voted: 118

Voting closed: June 09, 2019, 08:16:04 AM

Author Topic: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?  (Read 8579 times)

Offline 10mmg

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Tracker
  • **
  • Join Date: Jun 2018
  • Posts: 68
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #15 on: May 26, 2019, 12:18:50 PM »
 :yeah: :yeah:

Offline JimmyHoffa

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Explorer
  • ******
  • Join Date: Sep 2010
  • Posts: 11225
  • Location: 150 Years Too Late
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #16 on: May 26, 2019, 12:31:47 PM »
I don't know....will there be an AR lower capable of true magnum length cartridges in the near future?

Offline Bob33

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2009
  • Posts: 18438
  • Groups: SCI, RMEF, NRA
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #17 on: May 26, 2019, 02:54:14 PM »
Lol. On July 1 the number of Washington firearm owners who own an assault rifle will increase exponentially.
Nature. It's cheaper than therapy.

Online Blacktail Sniper

  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Oct 2009
  • Posts: 5329
  • Location: Rochester, Washington
  • Kill'em all...let the gravy sort'em out!!!
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #18 on: May 26, 2019, 06:44:06 PM »
I don't know....will there be an AR lower capable of true magnum length cartridges in the near future?

Already available:

https://nemoarms.com/rifles/omen-recon
It is better to be consistently incorrect than inconsistently correct...

Sarcasm: The ability to insult stupid people without them realizing it. 

My level of sarcasm depends on your level of stupidity...

Sarcasm makes smart people laugh and stupid people mad.

Offline tritt007

  • youngin
  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 418
  • Location: Camas
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #19 on: May 26, 2019, 06:59:16 PM »
From my understanding , pistols and stripped lower ar15 style receivers are exempt from the actual 1639 rules , all though because of the FBI no longer conducting courtesy nics checks there will be a 10 day waiting period on lowers and pistols regardless if you have a CPL or not .
They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security  -Benjamin Franklin

Offline bornhunter

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2018
  • Posts: 886
  • Location: Lewis County
  • Groups: NRA, RMEF,
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #20 on: May 26, 2019, 09:47:56 PM »
 Why not take a nice trip to Idaho or Montana and get the seminyou want when you want?

Offline actionshooter

  • Past Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2007
  • Posts: 4692
  • Location: Olympia
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #21 on: May 26, 2019, 10:22:29 PM »
Why not take a nice trip to Idaho or Montana and get the seminyou want when you want?
From what I understand, not knowing exactly how, that's not going to be an option.
Rainier Arms Shooting Team

Offline konradcountry

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+6)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: May 2016
  • Posts: 481
  • Location: SouthWest
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #22 on: May 27, 2019, 07:37:31 AM »
From my understanding , pistols and stripped lower ar15 style receivers are exempt from the actual 1639 rules

This is correct because lowers are technically classified as firearms and not semi-autos. 1639 was poorly written and fortunately didn't consider them.

But our anti-gun AG is aware of them and has talked about banning 80% lowers. I would expect California style "ghost gun" rules to follow.

Offline grundy53

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 11397
  • Location: Lake Stevens
  • Learn something new everyday.
    • facebook
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #23 on: May 27, 2019, 08:23:19 AM »
From my understanding , pistols and stripped lower ar15 style receivers are exempt from the actual 1639 rules , all though because of the FBI no longer conducting courtesy nics checks there will be a 10 day waiting period on lowers and pistols regardless if you have a CPL or not .
I know 1639 doesn't apply to stripped lowers. No need to rush out and get one. At least not yet. They may come back for those...

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk

Molôn Labé
Can you skin Grizz?

The opinions expressed in my posts do not represent those of the forum.

Offline SCRUBS

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Feb 2008
  • Posts: 867
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #24 on: May 27, 2019, 09:54:13 AM »
Where can I find the legal status to the challenges to 1639?

Sporting Systems website.

Offline Cougartail

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2012
  • Posts: 925
  • Location: Eastern Washington
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #25 on: May 27, 2019, 12:31:18 PM »
Why not take a nice trip to Idaho or Montana and get the seminyou want when you want?
From what I understand, not knowing exactly how, that's not going to be an option.


In some States you could have a friend (resident) buy it., sell it to you and then bring it into Washington. If you live in a county like Yakima nobody will give a hoot as I-1639 is a meaningless as immigration law in King County.
All illegal immigrants should be deported with a liberal under each arm.

Offline tritt007

  • youngin
  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 418
  • Location: Camas
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #26 on: May 27, 2019, 01:42:44 PM »
From what I saw on a sporting systems slide show you CAN legally bypass i1639 and purchase "assault rifles" out of state but it will vary by dealer .
They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security  -Benjamin Franklin

Offline bornhunter

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2018
  • Posts: 886
  • Location: Lewis County
  • Groups: NRA, RMEF,
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #27 on: May 27, 2019, 03:38:06 PM »
The dealer I hought mine from 3 weekas ago didnt bat an eye. Plus no tax. :tup:

Offline tritt007

  • youngin
  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 418
  • Location: Camas
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #28 on: May 27, 2019, 07:45:21 PM »
Well unless you are under 21 the law hasn't taken effect until July 1st so they wouldn't have lol ^
They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security  -Benjamin Franklin

Online gallion_t

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Jul 2011
  • Posts: 437
  • Location: Everett
Re: Will you be done buying semi-auto rifles on July 1st?
« Reply #29 on: May 27, 2019, 08:28:01 PM »
Does this apply to semiauto shotguns too? I've been wanting one for a bit so I might have to pull the trigger on one if it does.

 


* Advertisement

* Recent Topics

Just a little fella by Hoythunter
[Today at 01:01:09 PM]


2019/2020 Fur Season by ELKBURGER
[Today at 12:58:39 PM]


Colockum Giant by idaho guy
[Today at 12:55:17 PM]


Big horn sheep opening day success by PlateauNDN
[Today at 12:53:12 PM]


People on Cams by Pegasus
[Today at 12:48:42 PM]


Hunting around Cheney by Capt.Kyle97
[Today at 12:41:03 PM]


Damon Point Clamming by ctwiggs1
[Today at 12:39:23 PM]


Herbicided clearcuts and mulies by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 12:28:14 PM]


First Archery Hunt by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 12:21:18 PM]


ten days to go! by JakeLand
[Today at 12:20:55 PM]


White river quality bull archery by Lapua338
[Today at 12:19:36 PM]


Wts Vortex Kaibab 20x56, Leica geovid 10x42hd-r by CSOUTFITTERS
[Today at 11:58:15 AM]


Not the Duvall monster bull! by cbond3318
[Today at 11:54:58 AM]


2019 Aladdin Moose Tag by livin4fishin
[Today at 11:54:57 AM]


Rough idea on score? by RockChuck
[Today at 11:47:52 AM]


Post recovery plan by headshot5
[Today at 11:40:37 AM]


WTB RL26 by rudysts
[Today at 11:38:23 AM]


Jason’s 338-375 Ruger Build by Jason
[Today at 11:32:08 AM]


For Sale New in box Winchester SXPWTEL max5 12 guage by asmith
[Today at 11:18:47 AM]


Big Bull at Suncadia by ASienkiewich
[Today at 11:13:06 AM]