Pada Hoyt Tools LLC

Warning conference

This gun manufacturer was cited for 5 violations. The inspection resulted in a warning conference.

A warning conference is held when a licensee has significant or repeat violations. During the conference, an area supervisor offers the licensee specific guidance on how to achieve compliance.


1 Factory SQ. Ste LL
Southington, CT 06489
Hartford County


Number 6-06-003-07-6B-01842
Type Manufacturer of firearms
Expiry Feb 1, 2022

Inspection Timeline

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 137 hours conducting this inspection. 570 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning conference.

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Dec 8, 2015
Inspection assigned


Jul 11, 2017
Officer's recommendation Submitted by Industry Operations Investigator
Revocation/denial of renewal
Jun 30, 2017
Review Signed by Area Supervisor
Warning conference
Jun 30, 2017
Final review Signed by KEHOUCHENS – Director, Industry Operations
Warning conference

I agree with the area supervisor's recommendation and review from Division Counsel.

Jun 30, 2017
Warning letter sent
Jul 11, 2017
Warning conference held


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 5 violations.

1 478.92(a)(1)(ii) Failure by a manufacturer or importer to mark the frame, receiver, or barrel with information including the model, caliber, and the manufacturer and/or importer's name and location. 🔗
2 478.102(a) Failure to conduct or complete a NICS check before transferring a firearm. 🔗
3 478.123(a) Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of firearms manufactured or acquired. 🔗
4 478.123(b) Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to other licensees. 🔗
5 478.124(a) Failure to record the transfer of a firearm on a Form 4473. 🔗

Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »