If the BATFE came to the NAR/TRA leadership tomorrow and said we, the ATF,
will exempt from ATF rules and regs, completly and totally,, Full J size
motors, meaning that only K and above would require ATF compliance, and the
NAR/TRA brought this to a vote of its members, what would your vote be? Yes
My vote would be Yes.
As Marcus Cole would say: "Well, if you're going to *have* delusions,
you may as well go for the really *satisfying* ones."
"I think so Brain, but Pete Rose? I mean, can we trust him?" - Pinky
I am an amateur builder of orbital-capable RLV's. I manufacture my own
My association and sucsess with RRS, the CSXT, NASA, and other org.'s
has given me on unique lesson:
Any regulatory authority will only grow until whatever power of the people
left is consumed.
Follow only what laws are needed, but don't go out and seek EXTRA legalities
to please some. Someone always loose - and next time it might be you.
Sorry Shockie, but I don't think it's that simple. Here's why...
The only way I would agree to something like this would be if we lost
the lawsuit and ATF had us by the short hairs. But if that were the
case, there's no way the ATF would ever make such an offer -- the only
motivation they'd have to compromise would be if we were winning in
court. So your question assumes something that is an oxymoron.