HOW TO PURCHASE FIREARMS
Wright Arms only sells firearms in accordance with Federal, State and Local laws. Federal Law mandates us to transfer firearms to retailers or individuals with valid and current Federal Firearms License (FFL). If you are local and would like to come here to purchase your firearm please select "In-Store Pickup" as your method of shipping. We will have your firearm ready and waiting for you in our store at the time you pre-select during the Checkout Process. If we are to transfer the firearm, please put the Receiving Dealer's/FFL Licensed Individual's contact info into the "Ship To Address". That will help speed the process up. If you do not know which dealer to send your firearm to, then please use this Dealer Locator THE PURCHASER MUST BE THE RECIPIENT OF THE FIREARM, WHETHER THE ORDER IS FOR IN-STORE PICKUP OR TRANSFER!! NO EXCEPTIONS
To Purchase Firearms Online
You must be at least 18 years old to purchase long guns, and at least 21 years old to purchase handguns. All firearms will be shipped to a dealer with a valid and current FFL. Here is an easy check list of actions that you must take to complete any firearms purchase:
- Verify that the firearm you wish to purchase from Wright Arms meets the laws of your state, county, or city.
You may need to contact your local FFL dealer to verify the laws.
- Find an FFL holder near you that will accept the transfer of the firearm for you. This can be your local Gun Shop, Pawn Shop, Gun Range or any other retail location that holds a current FFL and will help you with your transaction
Here is a link to some FFL dealers in your area. Remember to ask whether they are a brick and mortar retail store, because we do not ship to individuals with FFL’s.
- Contact your FFL and tell them you would like to transfer a firearm from Wright Arms. The transfer of the firearm is between you and the FFL holder. You must abide by their procedures especially when it comes to following Federal, State and Local laws.
You must confirm the transfer with your local FFL holder. They will most likely charge a transfer fee so please ask them how much they charge.
- Once your FFL holder receives your firearm, you will need to pick it up. Upon arrival at your FFL holder, inspect your firearm to make certain that everything is acceptable before filling out the necessary paperwork.
- If you have questions about the FFL swap process, or about the firearm specifically, please contact Web Sales at 956-752-1300, or Email Us
Federal law requires that you must be at least 18 years old to purchase shotgun ammunition and 21 years or older to purchase handgun and rifle ammunition. Federal law requires that you must be at least 18 years old to purchase most long guns and 21 years or older to purchase handguns. Some states have differing laws for sporting/semi-automatic rifles, so please check with your local firearms dealer. This is not a comprehensive list of restrictions. Please check your local, state and federal laws before ordering firearms. We will charge you actual shipping costs if you have to return a firearm that you can not legally own.
Purchasing Firearms Marked "Online Only"
These firearms are shipped from a distributor, directly to us. This causes an extra few days for delivery to your FFL. When we receive the firearms, we will either ship it to your FFL or you can arrange Pick Up at our retail store in Harlingen, TX. We will contact you as to the next steps after your online purchase.
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 ammunition.
- In most states, you do not need an FFL to purchase ammunition online.
- We can ship ammunition to your door via UPS or FedEx.
- Ammunition and firearms will be shipped separately.
- For safety reasons, we do not accept returns on ammunition.
- Always make sure you use the correct ammunition for your specific firearm.
Check your local laws for any other regulations before ordering. Illinois We must have your FOID and State ID on file. Chicago, IL No Ammo without a FFL Cook County, IL No Ammo without a FFL California No Ammo Massachusetts No Ammo New York City No Ammo Washington D.C. No Ammo APO & FPO Address No Ammo P.O. Boxes No Ammo NOTE: Ammunition and Firearms must be purchased separately, in two separate orders.
You must be 18 or older to purchase long guns and 21 or older to purchase hand guns. Check your local & state laws. California Handguns must be CA Approved. Assault weapons must be CA Approved. Connecticut No Semi-Auto Rifles Maryland Firearms sales only to Class 01 FFL Dealer. Varying restrictions on Assault Weapons Massachusetts No Handguns, Varying restrictions on Assault Weapons New Jersey Firearms sales only to Class 01 FFL Dealer. Varying restrictions on Assault Weapons New York No Assault Weapons, No Handguns (NYC) Washington D.C. No Firearms NOTE: Ammunition and Firearms must be purchased separately, in two separate orders.
Air Gun Restrictions
Air guns are restricted in the following locations: Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, and New York.
Black Powder Firearms Restrictions
You must be at least 18 or older to purchase Black Powder firearms. Please check your local laws for restrictions before ordering black powder firearms. Black Powder firearms cannot be shipped to the following locations: Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and Washington D.C. NOTE: For all other states, we can ship most black powder firearms directly to you
Restrictions on High Capacity Magazines
If a state is not listed below then higher capacity magazines may be legal. Please check your local laws before ordering large capacity magazines. A large capacity magazine is any ammunition feeding device with the capacity to accept more than prohibited by the city or state. California Prohibits magazines with a capacity of more than 10 rounds. Colorado Prohibits magazines with a capacity of more than 15 rounds or 8 shotgun shells begining July 1, 2013. Connecticut Prohibits magazines with a capacity of more than 10 rounds. Hawaii Ammunition magazines with a capacity in excess of ten rounds are prohibited. Aurora, Illinois Bans the possession, sale, or acquisition of large capacity feeding devices. Prohibits magazines with a capacity of more than 15 rounds. Chicago, Illinois Bans the transfer, acquisition or possession of assault ammunition. Prohibits magazines having a capacity or more than 12 rounds. Franklin Park, Illinois Bans the transfer, acquisition, possession, manufacture or distribution or assault ammunition. Prohibits magazines having a capacity of more than 16 rounds. Oak Park, Illinois Bans the possession and sale of large capacity feeding devices. Prohibits magazines with a capacity of more than 10 rounds. Riverdale, Illinois Bans the possession, transfer, acquisition or manufacture of assault ammunition. Magazine with a capacity of more than 35 rounds. Maryland Bans the possession, sell, purchase, or transfer of a detachable magazine that has a capacity of more than 20 rounds. Massachusetts Bans the sale, transfer or possession of large capacity feeding devices for assault weapons. Prohibits magazines with a capacity or more than 10 rounds. New Jersey Prohibits magazines with a capacity of more than 15 rounds. New York Magazines over 10 rounds are prohibited.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) maintains a website with all relevant State FFL Laws and Ordinances – at https://www.atf.gov/firearms/state-laws-and-published-ordinances-firearms-33rd-edition. Wright Arms complies with ALL State and Federal Laws and Ordinances as it pertains to the sell and processing of FFL products. You can go to the above website to find information by state for the sale of rifles, shotguns, handguns and all FFL products, including transactions that must be meet to purchase a FFL item.