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Old 12-25-2011, 04:09 PM   #11
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yea...the gatling gun wouldn't be considered full auto. Does the Curio and Relic rule apply?
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IF the Gatling is 50 yra old, it would be a C&R. If you have an ORIGINAL Gatling made prior to 1899, it is antIque firearm, and not under the 1968 Gun Control act.
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IF the Gatling is 50 yra old, it would be a C&R. If you have an ORIGINAL Gatling made prior to 1899, it is antIque firearm, and not under the 1968 Gun Control act.
That would explain why a toy so fun and is still legal and realtivly "easy" to get are soooo expensive
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That would explain why a toy so fun and is still legal and realtivly "easy" to get are soooo expensive
the old originals are expensive because they are a super rare highly collectable item.

the modern manufacture ones are pricey because they are actually very complex devices with lots of barrels, lots of materials and lots of machine work.
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