Tuesday, 23 April, 2019

Bump stock maker to shut down web site, stop taking orders

Bump stock maker to shut down web site stop taking orders Bump stock maker to shut down web site, stop taking orders
Patty Aguilar | 19 April, 2018, 02:47

According to Slide Fire, located in Moran, about 40 miles east of Abilene, at midnight CST on Sunday, May 20, 2018, the company will cease orders and the website will no longer exist.

Slide Fire, which could not be reached by phone on Wednesday morning, dominates the bump stocks market.

The country's biggest bump stock manufacturer has chose to stop taking orders - and will be shutting down its website for good next month.

The company, whose founder invented the bump stock, says orders placed prior to May 20, will be processed and shipped.

The devices became a focal point of the national gun control debate when they were used in October when a man carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. Last week, Vermont Gov. Phil Scott, a Republican, signed a package of bills that included a ban on bump stocks. Bump Fire Systems, which was reportedly sued for patent infringement by Slide Fire in 2016, still lists the items on its web site.

The announcement, however, comes almost a month after the Department of Justice proposed a regulation that would effectively ban bump stocks, the same devices that were used by the Las Vegas shooter during the October 1, 2017, mass shooting that left 58 people dead.

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President Donald Trump announced his administration will ban "all devices that turn legal weapons into illegal machine guns" in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre and the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida which left 17 people dead.

But on 23 March, the justice department issued a proposal to amend firearms regulations to classify bump-stock devices as machine guns, allowing them to be prohibited.

The decision is likely to face court challenges from gun owners who may argue that only Congress has the authority to outlaw bump stocks.

Following Vegas, the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence filed an ongoing class-action lawsuit against bump stock manufacturers and retailers, arguing that by in effect turning semiautomatic guns into machine guns, they were circumventing the law.

The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the gun industry group, declined to comment.

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