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Ecuador. 1997 ‘Establishment of Firearm Manufacturers (Instalación de Fábricas).’ Regulations to the Act on Arms, Ammunition, Explosives and Accessories, Executive Decree No. 169. RO/32; Title IV, Chapter VI (Article 65), pp. 21-22. Quito: Ministry of the Attorney General of the Republic of Ecuador. 27 March

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Reglamento a la Ley Sobre Armas, Municiones, Explosivos y Accesorios. Decreto Ejecutivo No. 169. RO/ 32

Artículo 65. Instalación de Fábricas

Cuando se trate de instalación de fábricas, a más de los requisites establecidos en el Art. 13 del presente Reglamento, los interesados presentarán:…

c) Especificaciones técnicas de los productos acabados, de conformidad con lo siguiente:

Para Armas:

Impreso en el arma: calibre, número de serie y nombre de la fábrica; peso y longitud de las principales partes, cadencia de tiro, tipo de arma (automática o de repetición ordinaria), número de rayas, capacidad del cargador, alcance.

Para Munición:

Longitud del proyectil y del cartucho; peso del proyectil y del cartucho, características balísticas, velocidad inicial, fuerza viva en la boca, presión máxima, alcance eficaz.

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Translated content:

Regulations to the Act on Arms, Ammunition, Explosives and Accessories, Executive Decree No. 169. RO/32

Article 65. Establishment of Firearm Manufacturers

With respect to the establishment of manufacturers, in addition to requirements referred to in paragraph 13 of the present Regulation, concerned individuals must provide:…

c) technical specifications of the finished products, in accordance with the following:

For firearms:

Printed on the firearm: calibre, serial number and name of the manufacturer, weight and length of the main parts, firing rate, type of firearm (automatic or standard repeating firearm) number of grooves, capacity of the magazine, range.

For ammunition:

Length of the bullet and cartridge, weight of the bullet and cartridge, ballistic characteristics, initial velocity, firing force at the muzzle, maximum pressure, effective range.

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