Purchasing Firearms Online at Wide Open Armory
Purchasing a firearm online at Wide Open Armory, LLC is simple! You can place your order online provided you plan on picking up your newly purchased firearm at a Wide Open Armory, LLC retail location. Simply place the firearm in your cart, follow all of the compliance guidelines, and proceed to check out. If you are unable to pick up your firearm at a Wide Open Armory, LLC store and would like to have it shipped to a Non Wide Open Armory, LLC FFL dealer, simply call 727-202-5980 and speak to one of our Firearms Sales Associates who will assist you in placing your order.
Using the Wide Open Armory, LLC Store to Receive your Online Firearm Purchase
There are two ways to have the firearm you just purchased online transferred to you. First, if you are near the Wide Open Armory, LLC store you can pick up. Wide Open Armory, LLC follows all Federal, State, and local laws concerning the transfer of all firearms. So, before you actually pull the trigger on purchasing a firearm from us online, check and ensure the firearm you are purchasing has no restrictions for you and that you can fully meet all of the requirements in a lawful transfer of the firearm to you.
If the Wide Open Armory, LLC Store is NOT Near You, You May Use another FFL Dealer to Receive Your Online Firearm Purchase
You may reside in a state where there is no Wide Open Armory, LLC store. If so, there’s no need to worry. The second way to receive an online-purchased firearm is to use a local Federal Firearms Licensed Dealer, known as an FFL dealer. The local FFL dealer receives the firearm; you complete the needed government paper work to satisfy all Federal, State, and local laws concerning the transfer of firearms with that local dealer; and they transfer the firearm into your possession.
Wide Open Armory, LLC can help you find a local FFL dealer willing to provide this firearm transfer service. Simply call our Sales Associates at 727-202-5980, and they will gladly assist you. Please be aware that these dealers, at their discretion, may charge a transfer fee. If you already have a local dealer that you have previously used for firearms transfers, we will be happy to utilize them. Have your selected FFL dealer FAX or EMAIL a copy of their FFL License to 727-398-5560 or FFL@wideopenarmory.com. Please have your FFL Dealer use a cover letter with your name and item purchased. We usually ship in stock firearms within 24 hours of receiving your dealers FFL information that will be taking your transfer unless product is on back-order. Wide Open Armory uses FedEx as its primary shipping method. Please allow between 5-7 business days per FedEx Ground guidelines. FedEx 2nd day & Overnight shipping methods as are stated.
When you arrive at the selected firearm dealer’s place of business, take a few minutes and examine the firearm that you ordered from Wide Open Armory, LLC. Verify it is the firearm that you ordered by checking the make, model, caliber/gauge of the firearm. Then you can begin the process of a legal firearm transfer at your local FFL dealer. If there is an issue with the firearm you ordered, do not complete the paperwork and background check. Please call our customer service immediately at 727-202-5980.
Federal Firearm laws require that the purchaser must be the one to receive the firearm and complete the federal and state paperwork (state if required), background check, and any other laws or regulations governing the transfer of firearms where the transfer is taking place.
Other Pertinent Information when Purchasing a Firearm
All firearms sales are final. It is a customer’s responsibility to follow all Federal, State and Local laws. There are many websites and agencies that can give you information about firearm laws that will be adhered to when transferring a firearm. Here are a few:
- www.atf.gov – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearm & Explosives (ATF) official website
- www.nraila.org/GunLaws/Default.aspx – An NRA website that has firearm laws and regulations by State
- http://www.atf.gov/content/alcohol-and-tobacco – The ATF website that handles the state laws
- You may also inquire via e-mail to our customer service to have your questions answered.
We will do our best to answer your questions, but it is your responsibility to be in compliance with all Federal, State, and local laws regarding firearm transfer and ownership. As stated before, Wide Open Armory, LLC follows all Federal, State, and local laws concerning the sale and transfers of all firearms and will not tolerate attempted illegal activity on this website or with our Company. Wide Open Armory reserves the right to cancel any order, at any time and for any reason at our discretion. If your purchase has been paid in full, we will refund payment method that was used.