Originally Posted by AS92-RD
So if the RCMP confiscate and test your gun and it shoots below 407 w/.22s then how is it legal? That would make it a replica. It came in as an unregulated firearm but it was modified to become a replica. That's like saying Meth is legal because you bought the chemicals to make it legally then modified them to make Meth. No, Meth is still illegal.
Law states "capable of discharging" so you have an effective defense against such a charge.
An item has to be Proven to be a replica .. it can't be defined as such in the absence of evidence in the context of a criminal proceeding.