I see you found a fantastic use for paintball frames. Personally use them too. Used one on a most recent build, one on a .22 rimfire project, and some on Crosman based platforms. Mainly use the mechanical frames.
You can build an entire upper for a real powder burner with no FFL issues. Only when the lower is attached does it become a firearm. However, I do follow all applicable laws when building firearms out of pieces-parts.
So, you have six children? Wow! Must get pretty boring up there in Alaska, eh? That is a lot of children to worry about! I come from six myself - middle child here. You would have tought my mom lived in a shoe!!
You self sufficient up there? Hunt and all that when you can?
Finally, a female to join our madness!! Interesting.
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