Logically speaking, why is the flintlock rifle or pistol not more frequently used for self defense in areas like cali that are hostile to guns?
Legally, not a firearm. Effectively, just like a regular gun. Constitutionally, just like the Founding Fathers intended.
>just about anything from marbles to barring balls can be used as ammo with any explosive powder, both of which can be bought online
>no paperwork or registration needed to own one
>can keep in car without having to worry about traffic stops
>less likely to go to jail shooting someone with colonial weaponry vs scary assault rifle
>news will report you as 'Local chad shoots home intruder 1776 style'
>slow reload rate
>not for people who cant aim