November 2004

Short Shots: 11/04

Post-Ban High-Capacity Magazine, Gun Sales Are Brisk
Reports from our retail sources show that interest in “post ban” guns and accessories is high, and several manufacturers were ready with special offers, new products, and modified capacities that will restore some functionality to firearms that had been affected by the ban. To wit:

SIG Sauer is offering new factory magazines with 12- and 15-round capacities. These magazines are marked “Law Enforcement Only,” but are now legal for sale to the commercial market with the sunsetting of the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban. SIG pistols that can carry 12- or 15-round magazines are the P226, P228, P229 and the SP2009 and SP2340. Sales o...

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