If everything goes as planned, I’m going to be shooting in the Steel Challenge in Piru, CA this August. In addition to the centerfire stuff, I was planning on shooting a rimfire rifle in the rimfire rifle event. That however leads me to my question – the Ruger 10/22 that I have for this is wearing a Blackhawk stock with a pistol grip on it. Does that make my Ruger an “Assault Weapon” under California’s byzantine firearms laws, or am I good to bring that particular gun into the state without worrying about being arrested or some silly business.
My centerfire guns won’t be a problem, since I’m shooting revolvers in the Steel Challenge this year, which should be quite the fun experience.