Originally Posted by disasterarea
+1 to you. Second post in this thread should be the end of it, if the cops don't have a problem with it, then it's not an issue. You lot are far too paranoid.
It'll be an issue when Jane J. Soccermom has a panicgasm about it and fingerbangs her Motorola until 911 comes up and whargarbls about someone pointing a gun at people.
Believe me, it's happened in Canada over far less realistic k-mart nerf knockoffs.
When you invest as much as some of the people in this community have in this sport/hobby, you'll find yourself more protective of it and resent the stupidity of people like this.
And if you cannot see the problem with carrying what looks like an assault weapon in public, then you need... I don't know. Go register at paintballcanada.com and play with a piece of clowncum-launching plumbing equipment or something.