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Old February 18th, 2008, 17:34   #6
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Originally Posted by mack_silent View Post
Check your local by-laws and legalities concerning silencers, as they are typically restricted items.

Also, with airsoft the majority of the noise is coming from the gear box / piston and not the barrel, so you won't notice a dramatic change in Db sound output, but perhaps a slight change in the type of sound omitted.
Actually, after consulting with the CBSA Prohibited Items Unit in Toronto last week, mock silencers are not restricted.

The reason a silencer is restricted is that it muffles the sound of a firearm. A mock silencer doesnt do this, there for it isnt a silencer.

Atleast according to the CBSA.
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