BB gun

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an air gun in which BBs are propelled by compressed air

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The current law is supposed to prevent sale of BB guns to under-18s but it's clear that enforcement is an issue and manufacturers and Government should consider whether these imitation weapons should even be available at all.
He said: "There need to be tougher restrictions on the sale of BB guns and similar non-lethal or replica weapons, even to over-18s.
To appreciate the BB gun, you have to appreciate the firearm first.
If you are under the age of 18, you can only possess a BB gun on private land.
This BB gun can be used for plinking, shooting paper targets and for training new shooters how to properly and safely handle long guns.
It's really been blown out of proportion," the young man's father, Wilson Dykes, told Fox 19, further explaining that the BB gun was pointed toward the ground.
Between April 2010 and April 2011 there were 117 offences involving air weapons and BB guns in Gwent, while South Wales Police said it had logged nine incidents in the last two weeks of March alone.
They had asked if they could go out to play with the plastic BB gun they got at the fair last Tuesday.
During the arrest the woman was found to have BB guns.
Saturday's incident is the latest in a series involving BB guns and other air weapons in the region over the last few years.
THE parents of injured Chloe Laidlaw have called for BB guns to be banned.
The campaign is aimed at highlighting the consequences and dangers of using air weapons and BB guns, while giving owners the opportunity to hand in their weapons to police stations as part of an amnesty.
BB guns fire ball bearings and are classified as airguns because they are spring-loaded.
Without a doubt, one of the all-time great American success stories has got to be the Daisy company, this nation's largest and oldest manufacturer of youth-oriented BB guns.
Although used as toys BB guns are classed as firearms and it is an offence to sell one to a young person under the age of 17.