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Offline Tenbones

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #15 on: January 14, 2017, 11:32:35 AM »
I agree that the present restrictions and taxes on suppressors are ridiculous, but we should be careful on how we present this argument.  Using the argument that the noise from unsuppressed firearms is a health issue, for instance, could backfire.  There are plenty of members of congress that don't fully understand the suppressor argument and they may decide that in the interest of better hearing health for all Americans, all firearms will be required to have suppressors.

Highly unlikely, I know, but nothing congress does anymore surprises me.

Offline John A.

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #16 on: January 14, 2017, 03:57:50 PM »
You can sign up for a popvox account and "vote" for or against the passage of bills and even leave comments for your senators/congressmen to see/read. 

I "voted" for the passage of HR 367, To provide that silencers be treated the same as long guns.

https://www.popvox.com/us/bills/115/hr367

If you support it, why not let them know you support it.

I have contacted my reps directly.

And I own multiple suppressors.
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Offline steveoreno

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #17 on: January 15, 2017, 01:30:42 PM »
Between work, motorcycles and shooting have I have significant hearing problems, (someone get that phone!), and would welcome reasonably priced silencers.

Offline Scarlett Pistol

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #18 on: January 15, 2017, 01:59:32 PM »
Someone needs to design a baffle system for toddlers. I'm 28 and already have constant ringing in my left ear. My 3 yr old little girls squids and screams when we play and makes this far worse. So... I'm ready for suppressors on all my firearms!!! Ya'll let me know if toddler suppressors exist too and I just haven't found them.  O0
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Offline SI VIS PACEM PARRABELLUM

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #19 on: January 15, 2017, 04:59:38 PM »
Ya'll let me know if toddler suppressors exist too and I just haven't found them.  O0

I used to keep one in my wallet ;D

Offline painter

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #20 on: January 15, 2017, 05:24:58 PM »
Ya'll let me know if toddler suppressors exist too and I just haven't found them.  O0

I used to keep one in my wallet ;D
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Offline Scarlett Pistol

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #21 on: January 15, 2017, 06:20:47 PM »

I used to keep one in my wallet ;D

Hahaha well played sir
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Offline jppaul16438

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Re: I would like to see the Hearing Protection Act enacted
« Reply #22 on: March 20, 2017, 09:26:16 PM »
I would love it.

 

anything