The rules governing sales and transfers of long guns differs from those of handguns, some would interpret them as less formal. First, you must be at least 18 years old to purchase a long gun.
Other requirements for legally taking possession of a long gun:
Transferring ownership of a long gun is not required, but it is recommended. In the event of a dispute, it's always best to have ownership of your firearm confirmed in writing.
You would simply follow the same procedures as a buyer and seller. The original owner, intended recipient and the long gun itself would need to be present.
Hunting rifles and other long guns can be sold or gifted with the help of Advanced Firearm Systems LLC.
We'll ensure compliance with all state and federal laws for both buyer and seller.
- You must be a legal United States resident and possess a valid driver's license or state I.D.
- You will be required to complete an ATF-4473 (which we can provide)
- You must submit to and pass a PICS (Pennsylvania Instant Check System) background check
Includes gun lock and hard case
In the state of PA a background check is required in the transferring of any firearm from the dealer to the customer. To purchase a long gun a person must be of 18 years of age and provide information in order for a background check to be completed. If the purchaser is not able to present themselves for a background check then the firearm can be mailed to a FFL dealer in their area. The FFL dealer can then do the check and transfer the firearm. The purchaser of a handgun must be 21 years of age and the same background check is required. It is up to the purchaser to know what the individual laws are in their state prior to ordering a firearm. Some states have limits on magazine capacity and firearms sent to FFL's of those states will not include prohibited magazines. No re-imbursement will be tendered for withheld magazines. If the weapon is banned in the state, or the person cannot pass a background check, then return costs and re-stocking fees will be imposed. Please be certain of you individual circumstances before placing an order. Also, a 3% additional charge will be attached for credit card processed orders. No COD will be accepted and all purchases must be paid in full prior to shipping of a firearm.
All sales are final. If there is a problem with the firearm then please contact the store immediately upon receipt of the weapon. We will make every effort to ensure that your purchase was completed without complications and will attempt to rectify any problems of our making.