ATF Form 4 – Everything You Need to Know

ATF Form 4 – Everything You Need to Know

If you’re looking into buying an NFA Firearm, you’ve probably heard of the ATF Form 4 but you may not be sure exactly what it is, when to use it, or even how the Form 4 is used. First, what are NFA Firearms? NFA Firearms are a special class of highly...
ATF Form 1 – Everything You Need to Know

ATF Form 1 – Everything You Need to Know

So, you’re considering making a short barreled rifle (SBR), short barreled shotgun (SBS), or even maybe your own silencer and you’re not sure if it’s legal. You’ve likely overheard someone talking about a “Form 1” or maybe read...
How to Get an FFL License

How to Get an FFL License

Getting your FFL license is easier than you think. In less than a couple of hours of work, four easy steps, and less than $200, you could become a legal weapons dealer or firearm manufacturer in the United States. Getting a Federal Firearms License (FFL) is a good...
Home Based FFL [2019]

Home Based FFL [2019]

Home Based FFL Home-based FFLs are extremely popular! In fact, most FFLs in this country are run out of their house! We’ve seen a giant increase lately in the number of people getting their home-based FFL. We think that it is due to a couple of reasons: Gun...
New ATF Forms Released – FFL & SOT

New ATF Forms Released – FFL & SOT

The ATF has released new versions of seven revised FFL & SOT forms! We’ve got the latest versions ready for you to download here.  Below are descriptions, and the most up-to-date versions, of each of the following forms: Form 1 – “Application to Make &...
[EXPLAINED] HR 7115 – 3D Firearms Prohibitions Act

[EXPLAINED] HR 7115 – 3D Firearms Prohibitions Act

Q: What does HR 7115 mean? A: HR 7115 is effectively a prohibition on the advertisement of “80% receivers” and AR parts, a requirement that homemade guns be serialized with FFL-assigned serial numbers, and it re-defines certain products as “banned...
FFL License Types

FFL License Types

FFL License Types Depending on the type of firearm business activity you’d like to conduct, you’ll need a particular “type” of FFL license. An FFL is a license that allows the Federal Firearm Licensee (the person/company that has an FFL license) to import, make, or...
ATF Ruling 81-4 – Drop In Auto Sear (DIAS)

ATF Ruling 81-4 – Drop In Auto Sear (DIAS)

Summary: AR15 Drop In Auto Sears (DIAS) manufactured after October 31st, 1981 are considered machine guns and are therefore regulated under the National Firearms Act of 1934. IMPORTANT: Despite this ruling, possession of ANY Drop In Auto Sear along with an AR-15 with...