Frequently Asked Questions

We follow NRA Condition Ratings for Firearms.

FACTORY NEW: All original parts; 100% original finish; in perfect condition in every respect, inside and out.

NEW:  Not previously sold at retail, in same condition as current factory production.

EXCELLENT: All original parts; over 80% original finish; sharp lettering, numerals and design on metal and wood; unmarred wood; fine bore.

FINE: All original parts; over 30% original finish; sharp lettering, numerals and design on metal and wood; minor marks in wood, good bore.

VERY GOOD: All original parts; none to 30% original finish; original metal surfaces smooth with all edges sharp; clear lettering, numerals and design on metal; wood slightly scratched or bruised; bore disregarded for collectors firearms.

GOOD: Some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned or reblued; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; wood refinished, scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.

FAIR: Some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned or reblued; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

POOR: Major and minor parts replaced; major replacement parts required and extensive restoration needed; metal deeply pitted; principal lettering, numerals and design obliterated; wood badly scratched, bruised, cracked or broken; mechanically inoperative; generally undesirable as a collectors firearm.

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You are only legally able to antique firearms without having an FFL.  We also sell C&R guns that require a Type 03 FFL that is common with collectors. If you have one please send your license to our support email. To order and non antique or C&R firearm, contact a local dealer that does transfers and ask them to send you their FFL and enter their information at checkout. Find FFL dealers in your area on

Check with your local law enforcement authorities for additional information on specific legal requirements in your area.

Read and check the eligibility box at checkout.

Visit our How to Purchase Firearms Online page to learn how.

Firearms can only be shipped to an authorized FFL dealer. Find FFL dealers in your area on You are responsible for contacting your FFL dealer to discuss their fees and pickup processes.