Why did the BATFE Back off the Ammo Ban?

Mar 4, 2016 | 0 comments

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The BATF has backed off of the attempt to ban M855 and SS109 5.56×45 ammunition. The ban never made any sense as a means to protect police, because virtually all 5.56×45 ammunition will pierce normal police body armor. The only excuse for the ban was that the bullets in the ammunition mentioned have a bit of steel in the tip. Let me emphasize this important fact: virtually all of the ammunition fired in the firearms that chamber this ammunition will penetrate the common body armor worn by police officers.The importance of that fact is to point out …read more


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