How to Purchase Firearms Online

We, Lightning Torpedo, LLC  sell firearms, ammo and custom firearms only in accordance with Federal, State, and Local firearm laws.

Purchasing firearms online is much different than purchasing ordinary items. Strict rules and laws must be followed. You the customer are responsible to adhere to all laws and rules in purchasing your firearm. Please be sure to read all of our policies, terms and conditions before completing your purchase.

If you have a zip code in the Dallas / Ft. Worth area then  “Local Store Pick Up” option will be displayed and you can pickup your firearm in person. Local Pickups must be paid for with Cash, Money Order Credit Card or Certified Bank Check.

Procedure to Purchase Firearms Online:
You must be 18 or older to purchase long guns and 21 or older to purchase hand guns. Check your local & state laws. You must complete the following steps listed below before we can process your order.

  1. Verify that the product(s) you wish to purchase from “Lightning Torpedo, LLC” meet(s) your state, county, or city firearm laws.
  2. Once you have completed your firearm purchase online. You will receive an order confirmation e-mail.
    • If you do not receive an email order status update within two business days after placing your order, please give us a call at (817) 404-4073.
  3. Find a local FFL that will accept the transfer of the firearm for you. This can be your local Gun Shop, Pawn Shop, Gun Range or any other location that holds a current Federal Firearms License (FFL) and will help you with your transaction.  If you have a zip code in the Dallas / Ft. Worth area then  “Local Store Pick Up” option will be displayed and you can pickup your firearm in person.
    • You can use the search function below to view the list of FFL holders that are currently on file (we do not endorse or suggest the use of any FFL listed here).
      http://fflgundealers.net/
    • Please make sure you write your name and order number on any correspondence you send us.
    • Have them e-mail, or mail a file copy of their FFL to us at the address below:
      Lightning Torpedo, LLC
      Attn: FFL Info
      1121 Sturgeon Ct
      Suite 103
      Arlington TX 76001-7170
      E-Mail forms to: info@LightningTorpedo.com Please have FFL and Order Number in the Subject line.
  4. Contact your FFL and tell them you would like to transfer a firearm from “Lightning Torpedo, LLC”   This transaction is soley between you and the FFL holder.
  5. Once your FFL holder receives your firearm; you will be notified and will need to pick it up in person. You will need to provide the FFL Dealer proper identification and be submitted to a background check.

***Important: **** Upon arrival at our shop or your FFL, inspect your firearm to make certain that everything is acceptable before filling out the necessary paperwork. Once the transfer of the firearm is complete, the manufacturer’s warranty is then in effect and from that point on any complications with the firearm will need to be handled by the manufacturer.

Product Availability

We operate a  gun store which means that every item is for sale at our location (very few items we sell are actually in our retail store but they are in our on-site warehouse). We make every effort to pull an item after we receive an order.
On rare occasions an item may be sold in the store before we notice your order and if that happens we will notify you immediately. Most out-of-stock items are available within 10 business days.

Known Restrictions:

WE WILL NOT SHIP FIREARMS TO ANY OF THE FOLLOWING STATES:

CA, CT, HI, MA, NY, IL, WA, DC, NJ, MD or any other areas with restrictions.
Firearm Restrictions by State:
California    Handguns must be on Approved List. 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
Please check your local laws for restrictions before ordering firearms.
NOTE: Ammunition and Firearms must be purchased separately, in two separate orders.

To Purchase Ammunition Online:
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.
We can ship ammunition to your door via UPS.
Use of known shipper, no third party
No sales outside the U.S
Ammunition shipped by air requires Hazardous Material (HazMat) classification and additional fees will apply.
Ammunition shipments to Alaska and Hawaii must be by air.
Ammunition and firearms must be purchased 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.
All sales over 100.00 that are being shipped to a residence will require an adult signature and are not allowed to be left at the door, fees will apply.
Ammunition Restrictions by State:
Illinois    We must have a copy of your FOID and State ID on file
Connecticut    We must have a copy of your AEC or Pistol Permit and State ID on file
Chicago, IL    No Ammo without a FFL
Cook County, IL    No Ammo without a FFL
Los Angeles, CA    No Ammo without a FFL
Massachusetts (Statewide)    No Ammo without an FFL
New York City, NY    No Ammo
Oakland, CA    No Ammo without a FFL
San Francisco, CA    No Ammo without a FFL
Sacramento, CA    No Ammo without a FFL
Washington D.C.    No Ammo
APO & FPO Address    No Ammo
PO. Boxes    No Ammo
Please check your local laws for restrictions before ordering ammunition.
NOTE: Ammunition and Firearms must be purchased separately, in two separate orders.

Air Gun Restrictions:
Hawaii
Illinois
Massachusetts
Michigan
New Jersey
New York
Please check your local laws for restrictions before ordering air guns.

Blackpowder Firearms Restrictions:
Hawaii
Illinois
Massachusetts
Michigan
New Jersey
New York
Please check your local laws for restrictions before ordering blackpowder firearms.
NOTE: For all other states, we can ship most blackpowder firearms directly to you.

States That Prohibit Large-Capacity Magazines:
California    10 round limit
Colorado    10 round limit
Connecticut    10 round limit
Hawaii    10 round limit
Maryland    10 round limit
Massachusetts    10 round limit
New Jersey    15 round limit
New York    10 round limit