SAFE Act gun total declared off limits

SAFE Act gun total declared off limits – A major component of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s NY SAFE Act gun control law is a state secret.  Almost a year after the Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act was passed by lawmakers and signed by the governor, state officials say they aren’t required to reveal how many people have registered assault weapons with the state.  The law appears to have been written with such secrecy in mind — but it’s become apparent only as requests for that information are being...

World’s First 3D Printed Metal Gun Manufactured by Solid Concepts

World’s First 3D Printed Metal Gun Manufactured by Solid Concepts – Solid Concepts, one of the world leaders in 3D Printing services, has manufactured the world’s first 3D Printed Metal Gun using a laser sintering process and powdered metals. The gun, a 1911 classic design, functions beautifully and has already handled 50 rounds of successful firing. It is composed of 33 17-4 Stainless Steel and Inconel 625 components, and decked with a Selective Laser Sintered (SLS) carbon-fiber filled nylon hand grip. The successful production and functionality of the 1911 3D Printed metal gun proves the viability of 3D Printing for commercial...

New York State Exposed: Pushing to get SAFE Act repealed

New York State Exposed: Pushing to get SAFE Act repealed – All day we have been showing you the real impact that the New York SAFE Act has on our area. The law was passed back in January.  Governor Cuomo says it gives New York the toughest gun laws in the country. He says it’s about safety, others say it is unconstitutional.  I spoke to New York Revolution, an organization dedicated to protecting your rights.  They are not opposed to stopping gun violence, but they say the SAFE Act isn’t the way to do...

Local company forced to change product because of SAFE Act

Local company forced to change product because of SAFE Act – A local business is forced to make an expensive decision after the New York SAFE Act made the gun they build, illegal.  A pistol grip is preventing “Just Right Carbines” in Canandaigua from selling its gun in New York State. They made the difficult decision to change their gun after taking a financial hit because of the New York SAFE Act. It was signed into law back in January. The law requires federal background checks for all gun sales, magazines can only hold up to seven rounds, private sales now require checks by a licensed gun dealer and all-guns must be stored away safely in a case.  The small company is still feeling the burn, almost a year after their gun was banned by the...

Sudden cost for Safe Act Rally?

Sudden cost for Safe Act Rally? – The New York State Rifle and Pistol Association is upset with a bill they received from Albany Police. It requests payment of $11,700 for fees associated with directing and parking the 180 buses police claim arrived in the city February 28, 2013 for NYSRPA’s rally against the Safe...

SAFE Act stance helps Howard win 3rd term as Erie County sheriff

SAFE Act stance helps Howard win 3rd term as Erie County sheriff – Four words that he uttered at a news conference last May helped Timothy B. Howard win a third term as Erie County sheriff.  The words were “I won’t enforce it,” and Howard was talking about the SAFE Act, a controversial new state firearms law that has outraged gun owners.  The support of angry firearms owners helped the Republican sheriff to a big win Tuesday over his Democratic Party opponent, retired Sheriff’s Deputy Richard E. Dobson, and Sheriff’s Lt. Bert D. Dunn, a Law and Order Party candidate who lost the Democratic nomination in the September...
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