Originally Posted by Mr.Shiney
Again, some have missed the point, the 18+ rule is more out of a necessity of legalities. If you are not over the age of 18 you cannot:
1) Enter into a Contract
2) In some areas own an Airgun or Unregulated Unregistered Unrestricted
3) Enter into signing away your rights in the form of a waiver
4) Be held completely responsible for your actions both in Criminal and Civil Courts
5) Consent to medical treatment and/or appoint a proxy or responsible person in case you are unable to consent.
That is the bottom line.
Can this part of the discussion end now?