We are Diminished.
Yesterday all the unsubstantiated rumors were proven real as more than one importer revealed that 5.45x39mm steel-core ammunition has been classified as armor piercing pistol ammunition by the ATF.
I started down this particular road because I thought the AK-47 pistol was fun. I shot a PAP AK pistol belonging to a friend of the podcast at the Texas Gun Talk shoot and it was a blast! I also thought the AK-47 pistol was impractical, silly and a bit expensive for a range toy. Then the good folks at J&G Sales dropped the price of the PAP pistol to $399.99. I was literally sold.
Remington was founded in 1816 in Upstate New York. Making it one of our nations oldest continuously operated manufactures. As Remington has expanded they headquartered themselves in Madison, N.C., designing, producing and selling some of the most respected hunting, military, and shooting sports goods. Remington is one of the largest domestic producers of shotguns and rifles. Remington is the only U.S. manufacturer of ammunition and firearms.