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Is Okay to ship AR stripped lower Intrastate? #7650084 11/02/19 05:30 PM
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I have an Anderson stripped lower that I bought from Brownell a couple of years back. I had to go through a FFL dealer on my end because it is considered a firearm's action. My question is can I sell & ship this item person-to-person if we're both in Texas & I'm shipping Texas-to-Texas?

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ITs considered a long gun and can be shipped person to person in Texas.


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Re: Is Okay to ship AR stripped lower Intrastate? [Re: pertnear] #7652484 11/05/19 07:30 AM
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You can if it is registered as a rifle. But it it was a pistol lower I do not think you can.

Re: Is Okay to ship AR stripped lower Intrastate? [Re: one73maro] #7652660 11/05/19 02:12 PM
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Originally Posted by one73maro
You can if it is registered as a rifle. But it it was a pistol lower I do not think you can.


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Re: Is Okay to ship AR stripped lower Intrastate? [Re: FiremanJG] #7652736 11/05/19 03:25 PM
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You can if it is registered as a rifle. But it it was a pistol lower I do not think you can.


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Re: Is Okay to ship AR stripped lower Intrastate? [Re: pertnear] #7652749 11/05/19 03:37 PM
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If I remember correctly when I purchased my lowers I had to designate on my paperwork. I had to select rifle or pistol. I guess I shouldn't have used that particular wording since there is not gun registration here in Texas.

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Originally Posted by FiremanJG
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You can if it is registered as a rifle. But it it was a pistol lower I do not think you can.


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I ordered 2 direct from Brownell's on sale. Picked it up at a local sporting good shop for $15 fee. Building a pistol out one would never enter my mind. Rifle or pistol? confused2


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I occasionally hear this ‘registered as a pistol’ thing on 10/22’s and now AR’s. I choose to simply disregard it.


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1. Stripped AR receiver is NOT a long gun or a pistol.
2. There is NO registration in Texas.
3. There is NO declaring on the ATF Form 4473. Page 2 is checked "other firearm" and page 3 is annotated "frame or receiver".
4. Must be 21 to buy a receiver from a dealer because it can be built into a "handgun"

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Re: Is Okay to ship AR stripped lower Intrastate? [Re: pertnear] #7656663 11/09/19 04:38 AM
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Yes TXGUNNER308 you are correct on #3 as it is on the current 4473 form. On the older versions I believe 2005 and before the form was different. It said Handgun,Long gun or Both and there was nothing saying it was a "frame or reciever".

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Also, every day joe cannot send an AR receiver through the USPS.


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