SAFE Act meant big change for small Canandaigua company

SAFE Act meant big change for small Canandaigua company – A local business had to make an expensive decision after the New York SAFE Act made the gun they build illegal.  A pistol grip, which allows the gun to fire faster and with more accuracy, prevented Just Right Carbines in Canandaigua from selling its gun in New York state. The business made the difficult decision to change its gun after taking a financial hit because of the SAFE...

Compete in the 2014 NRA Indoor Rifle & Pistol Championships

Compete in the 2014 NRA Indoor Rifle & Pistol Championships – Are you looking to do some competitive shooting this winter? The 2014 NRA National Indoor Rifle & Pistol Championships start January 1. Where are they held? Well, unlike NRA’s Bianchi Cup or National Matches at Camp Perry, the Indoor Championships are shot through multiple sectional tournaments across the country during the winter.  Your results are sent to the NRA where they’re compared to everyone else’s and winners are determined. It’s a fun way to compete with many other shooters and it’s easy to get...

Despite ruling, Rockland clerk refuses to release public gun-permit data

Despite ruling, Rockland clerk refuses to release public gun-permit data – The Rockland County clerk is refusing to release the names and addresses of non-exempt pistol permit holders, ignoring state law and a letter from the county’s top public records official ordering the records’ release.  An assistant to Rockland County Clerk Paul Piperato said Friday the office will not comply with an order from Deputy County Executive Terry Grosselfinger to release the permit records. The order came last month after The Journal News appealed Piperato’s denial of a request for the records under the state’s Freedom of Information...

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...
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