[hackerspaces] US Workshops - Careful With Firearms Manufacturing

Silence Dogood matt at nycresistor.com
Fri Aug 12 15:37:34 CEST 2016

yeah we have a no weapons policy at resistor.  closest we came was a guy
printing a facsimile of a lower receiver to test a trigger guard on.  It
was in no way ever going to be functional... but it forced us to set that

On Fri, Aug 12, 2016 at 9:00 AM, Sector67 Team <team at sector67.org> wrote:

> I know this only impacts US spaces, but the ATF has finally clarified
> their home-built firearms clause (which was just brought to my attention
> today, happened a year ago):
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pXRj6KydI6o&feature=youtu.be&t=5m42s
> to include shared facilities/tools.  In short, you can't allow anyone to
> use your equipment to manufacture a firearm without violating a law you
> really don't want to violate.
> Just an FYI, not making any leanings one way or another (or a statement
> about the state of US firearms regulations) but I don't want anyone going
> to jail and paying a lot of money because they didn't know about the update
> to this law.
> Keep hacking,
> Chris
> Chris Meyer
> Director
> Sector67
> 608-241-4605
> http://sector67.org
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> Madison, WI  53704
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