Build A Gun, LLC
Build A GunWarning letter
This gun manufacturer was cited for 12 violations. The inspection resulted in a warning letter.
A warning letter is the least severe action the ATF can take against a licensee with compliance issues. The letter advises the licensee to comply with regulations.
ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.
|Type||Manufacturer of firearms|
Compliance inspections are conducted by one or more ATF officers. After the lead investigator submits a recommendation, one or more ATF supervisors will review the inspection and either concur with or adjust the recommendation.
This page contains information about a single inspection conducted between 2015 and 2017. The ATF may have inspected this licensee before and/or after the inspection detailed here.
Officers spent a total of 59.5 hours conducting this inspection. 18 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Conduct full manufacturer of firearms inspection. Refer to IO Manual Chapter C - Firearms Inspections and FY 17 Domain Assessment. Ensure licensee has filed all AFMERs , if any are missing obtain them during inspection. Conduct 100% inventory and ATF Form 4473 review unless authorized in advanced by Area Supervisor and DIO .
ALTERNATE RECOMMENDATION . Licensee was cited for 12 violations of the Gun Control Act , including not submitting multiple handgun sale reports in redacted instances. Licensee also had multiple issues with acquisition and disposition ( A&D ) record and marking firearms that were manufactured (i.e. assembled) prior to sale. Violations should merit a warning conference, however, this is licensee’s first compliance inspection. Licensee reconciled all open dispositions within a timely manner and unreported multiple sales were reported timely. Licensee has had zero traces. It is recommended that a warning letter be sent and a recall inspection be conducted in one (1) to two (2) years to ensure compliance.
Agree with IOIs recommendation of Warning Letter and Recall in lieu of Warning Conference based on following: Licensee was cited for 12 violations of the Gun Control Act , including not submitting multiple handgun sale reports in redacted instances. Licensee also had multiple issues with acquisition and disposition ( A&D ) record and marking firearms that were manufactured (i.e. assembled) prior to sale. This is licensee's first compliance inspection since issuance of FFL in 2015. Licensee reconciled all open dispositions within a timely manner and unreported multiple sales were reported timely. Licensee has had zero traces. Recall inspection is recommended to ensure compliance.
If an inspection uncovers regulatory violations, the licensee receives a report outlining these violations. This section lists the violations found in the inspection, as well as a general description of each offense. More details on the nature of the licensee's specific violations may be found in the report PDF.
This licensee was cited for 12 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|2||478.124(c)(1)||Failure to obtain a Form 4473 showing the transferee's name, sex, address, date and place of birth, and other required information. 🔗|
|3||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|4||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|5||478.124(c)(4)||Failure to record on Form 4473 the manufacturer, importer, type, model, caliber or gauge, and serial number of the firearm being transferred. 🔗|
|6||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|7||478.126a||Failure to report the sale of two or more pistols or revolvers to an individual during five consecutive business days. 🔗|
|8||478.129(b)||Failure to retain Forms 4473 for the required duration of time. 🔗|
|9||478.123(a)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of firearms manufactured or acquired. 🔗|
|10||478.123(b)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to other licensees. 🔗|
|11||478.123(d)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to non-licensees. 🔗|
|12||478.92(a)(1)||Failure by a manufacturer or importer to mark frames or receivers with required information. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »