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How to purchase a firearm online

ORDER A GUN IN 3 EASY STEPS:

STEP 1 – SHOP

  • Choose your firearm, add to cart, and proceed to checkout.

STEP 2 – CHECKOUT

  • Choose and contact a local FFL Dealer, then enter your payment info.
  • More about FFL Locator.

STEP 3 – TRANSFER

  • Take ownership of firearm from your local FFL.
  • Background check will be done at your local FFL (Transfer fees may apply, inquire with your local FFL)
  • More info on background checks and Return policy.

HOW TO BUY AMMO ONLINE

  • All ammunition will be shipped FedEx or UPS ground; no air freight allowed.
  • Ammunition and firearms must be shipped separately.
  • Always make sure you order the correct ammunition for your specific firearm.
  • Federal law requires that you must be at least 18 years old to purchase shotgun and rifle ammunition and 21 years or older to purchase handgun ammo. 
  • Check your state and local laws for any other restrictions before ordering.
  • Ammo Shipping Restrictions: Sky Tactical does not ship ammo to CA, IL, NY, NJ, MA, DC, CT, or P.O. Boxes
  • ALL SALES FINAL ON AMMO ORDERS: Cancellations and Returns are NOT Allowed

  • You must be 18 or older to purchase a rifle or shotgun and 21 or older to purchase a handgun.
  • You are responsible for compliance to your local and state laws.
  • Be aware of restrictions on extended magazines and certain types of AR-15 style rifles.
  • Buying a suppressor? Get more info on Class III / NFA Firearms.

HOW TO CHOOSE AN FFL DEALER

  • During checkout you specify a Federal Firearms Licensee (FFL) near you who transfers the firearm to you, after successful background check if needed.
  • FFL can be your local Gun Shop, Gun Range or Pawn Shop willing to perform the transfer.
  • NOTE: Contact your local FFL first to confirm the dealer will conduct the transfer.
  • If needed, use our FFL Locator for a list of gun dealers near you.

FFL TRANSFER AND BACKGROUND CHECK

  • You are responsible to pay the FFL’s transfer fee which is generally $30-50.
  • If FFL is not in our system, the gun dealer must send their license (FFL) to us by either email (FFL@skytactical.com)

FIREARM RETURN POLICY

  • Once you accept the transfer, the gun is considered used and must be returned directly to the manufacturer for warranty repair or replacement.
  • All unauthorized returns to skytactical.com will be refused; no exceptions. More info on how to return a gun.

ONLINE GUN BUYING FAQS

Q: HOW TO FIND AN FFL DEALER NEAR ME?

  • A:  Use the Skytactical.com FFL Locator to find one in your area.

Q: CAN AMMO BE SHIPPED WITH A GUN?

  • A:  No, Ammunition and Firearms must be shipped separately.

Q: HOW DO I RETURN SOMETHING?

  • A: Returns are accepted for defective merchandise.
    • Skytactical.com will provide a refund or exchange on all defective firearms, prior to transfer, and accessories found defective within 10 days. 
    • Skytactical.com will arrange return shipping, only after issuing a return authorization.  
    • Mailing address for authorized returns:
      • Skytactical
      • Attn: Returns Department
      • 1131 Bank St
      • Hillside, NJ 07205

TIPS and MORE INFO:

  • Please take your time to inspect firearms before accepting the transfer.
  • Once a new firearm is transferred to you it is considered used, even if unfired. 
  • We cannot provide a full refund for new firearms once they have been transferred into your possession. 
  • Also, we do not reimburse FFL transfer fees on returned items. 
  • If defect is discover after the transfer, the firearm must be returned directly to the manufacturer for replacement or repair (in accordance with manufacturer’s warranty policy). 

STILL NEED HELP?

  • Call or Text (845) 217-0096 Monday – Friday 9:30-5:00 Eastern Time, or leave us a message.