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The small arms trade (also called small arms proliferation and the small arms market) is the markets of both authorized and illicit small arms and light weapons (SALW), as well as their parts, accessories, and ammunition.
I came across an interesting article. As we've been discussing, since Trump was elected, there has been, seemingly, a sharp decline in gun sales across the country. And while there was a dip from the previous record years, it appears folks are still buying guns at a rapid (though not record)...
About three years ago I finally discovered my calling in life: to design and build firearms. Ever since then, I've been trying to get my foot in the door every chance I get – almost any position would do to start – but so far I've been unsuccessful, so I'm reaching out here for ideas.