Who Would Want to Build Their Own Gun?

“I don’t know anybody in their right mind or otherwise who would build a gun. If it’s not done correctly, it won’t work. It’s not something that is going to be on the DIY Network.” – Texas State Rifle Association legislative director Alice Tripp in Despite ruling on 3-D-printed guns, it remains legal to make your own […]

Review: Homemade and Deadly – Craft Production of Small Arms in Nigeria

HOMEMADE AND DEALY: Craft Production of Small Arms in Nigeria by Authors Mathias Nowak and André Gsell, June of 2018, 19 pages. This remarkable briefing paper provides a fascinating look into the underground production of personal firearms in Nigeria.  It also provides an instructive illustration of the basic limitations of gun control laws. Nigeria has had […]

Gun Controllers Discover the Laws of Economics and the Reality of Regulation: IMI Systems Quote of the Day

“Guns have been more or less controlled in the same ways since the rise of industrial production. As you clamp down on legal supply chains, you have to ask the question: Are there parallel illegal supply chains that are available substitutes?” – Mark A. Tallman in People Are Making Completely Untraceable Guns in Their Homes—Driving a […]