SUBMACHINE GUN DESIGNER'S HANDBOOK
Publisher: Desert / Delta Publications, Jul 2004
Includes chapters on future trends, historical notes, basic requirements & design, ammo, & working drawings of two of the most functional & easiest to build SMG?s the Sten MkII & the PPSh 41. Illus.; 8x11 inches, 94 pgs.
This book was written to be a handbook for those interested in the design and construction of submachine guns. The first section on submachine gun history and design characteristics includes chapters on Future Trends, Historical Notes, Basic Requirements and Design. The second section covers ammunition. The final section includes working drawings of two of the most functional and easiest to build SMG?s the Sten MkII and the PPSh 41.
This book contains specific information on the fabrication and/or conversion of fully automatic firearms & the building of sound suppressors (silencers). This material is offered for academic study and information purposes only.
As of May 19, 1986 Federal Law prohibits manufacture of a full-automatic weapons or conversion of a semi-automatic weapons by a private, non-license party--period. Illegal manufacture or conversion of an automatic weapon can be a Federal felony and might also be a violation of various State laws.
While Federal law may allow private parties to manufacture sound suppressors, some State laws may not. Before beginning construction of a suppressor, prior approval would have to be obtained by filling a B.A.T.F. Form 1 with Washington D.C. If you have any doubts about your position in this matter, contact a local B.A.T.F. office for further information.
In ALL CASES, the buyer assumes responsibility for compliance to any and all applicable federal, state, and local laws or regulations.