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BATF Claims “Publishing Mistake” Excluding M855 Exemption

The BATF has claimed, that excluding the M855 5.56 green tip ammunition exemption, in its 2014 Firearms Regulation Guide was nothing more than a “publishing mistake.” The issue received wide public attention, when Katie Pavlich did a story on it … Continue reading

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M855 5.56 Already Excluded In New BATF Regulation Guide

According to Katie Pavlich, the BATF has already included the green tip M855 ammo ban, in their 2014 regulation guide. Which looks to means the ban was prepared well in advance. Will the comment period even matter? From Townhall: But … Continue reading

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Police Say 5.56 M855 Ban Not Needed

A top police representative, said that the M855 round that the BATF has slated for banning, has no history of criminal use against officers. Why is this not a surprise? Because we know, that when it comes to banning things … Continue reading

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Jerry Miculek: $300 For 20 Rounds Of Magical Green Tip 5.56

Here’s Jerry Miculek giving us the background behind SS019/M855. Why it’s not considered armor piercing. There’s info for contacting the appropriate BATF official too. How to get involved: CONTACT THE BATF: ATF email: APAComments@atf.gov Fax: (202) 648-9741. Mail: Denise Brown, … Continue reading

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BATF’s 5.56 Ammo Ban Goes Against The Intent Of Lawmakers

The BATF’s plan to ban SS109/M855 is not an honest attempt to protect anyone. As pointed out by Military Arms Channel, standard rifle ammunition that includes .223 and 5.56, doesn’t need a steel core to defeat body armor. The original … Continue reading

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BATF Looking To Ban Green Tip 5.56

In the age of AR pistols, the BATF is reportedly looking, to outlaw 5.56 green tip SS109/M855 ammunition. That means the sale and import of such ammo would be no more. Because of its steel tip. We don’t have a … Continue reading

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