In Store Purchase Returns

If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please contact us for a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) request within 10 business days of the receipt of the product. If the item is returned unopened in the original box, we will exchange it, offer you store credit, or offer you a refund, less 10% restocking fee, based on your original method of payment.

The product must be returned within 10 business days of the issuance of the RMA. All products must be packed in the original packaging, including any accessories, manuals, documentation and registration that shipped with the product.

A 15% open box fee in addition to the 10% restocking fee (totaling 25%) will be assessed on any sealed product that is opened or removed from its original packaging.

Please note that we do not permit the return of the following products:

  • Special orders and products that are custom configured to your specifications.
  • Products sold “as is” or “used” or that have been installed or used after receipt.
  • Firearms
  • Firearms sights
  • Electronic devices
  • Illumination devices, electronic sights, optics and night vision equipment.
  • Ammunition, black powder, smokeless powder, primers, bullets and brass.
  • Recurve or compound archery bows
  • Crossbows and crossbow accessories
  • Archery arrows or crossbow bolts
  • MACE personal safety products
  • NFA Class III products
  • Services rendered, delivery fees and setup fees and/or Gunsmithing or Locksmith services.
  • Gun Safes, Vault Doors, Security Safes, and Gun Locks.

NOTE: We recommend that you use a shipping carrier that offers shipment tracking for all returns, and either insure your package for safe return or declare the full value of the shipment so that you are protected if the shipment is lost or damaged in transit. If you chose not to use a shipping carrier that offers tracking and insure or declare the full value of the product, you will be responsible for any loss or damage to the product during shipping.

The United States Postal Service (USPS) offers limited tracking capabilities and that there is a 30-calendar-day waiting period before USPS will initiate a trace. The customer is responsible for shipping charges both ways on returns, as well as for shipping charges on shipments that are refused.

Website Disclaimer

Other items available for sale not listed on this website include discontinued parts or parts for firearms no longer produced. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding parts for firearms no longer produced (such as Vietnam era upper receiver units, obsolete fire control parts, etc.).

All items on this website are subject to change without notice. This includes item availability, one-of-a-kind items, and pricing.

Used Firearms

The seller provides all descriptions for used items. All descriptions for used items are honest and based on actual items being offered for sale. Items being sold in this manner will be marked as such.

All sales on used items are final. Photos will be provided when available. All Class III machine guns are considered used unless otherwise noted.

All firearms sales are final and non-refundable.

Consignment Sales Used Firearms

The seller provides all descriptions for used items. All descriptions for used items are honest and based on actual items being offered for sale. Items being sold in this manner will be marked as such.

All sales on used items are final. Photos will be provided when available. All Class III machine guns are considered used unless otherwise noted.

All firearms sales are final and non-refundable.

General Firearm Sales

All firearms, magazines, receivers and restricted law enforcement items are sold and shipped in accordance with all existing federal, state and local laws and regulations. Many of the firearms, magazines and parts for sale on this website may be restricted or prohibited in your area. Please check your local and state regulations before ordering.

All new firearms are shipped in the original manufacturer’s box, with magazine(s), accessories and applicable warranty. Firearms requiring warranty work must be returned to the factory within one (1) year of purchase for repair.

Accessories and special-order items not normally sold by our store will not be covered under warranty,  even if these products are part of an integrated firearms package, unless we have guaranteed the entire package in writing.

Please contact the original manufacturer for warranty information on all accessories and special-order items.

All firearms sales are final and non-refundable.

Ammunition Purchases

You must be 18 or older to purchase rifle or shotgun ammunition and 21 or older to purchase handgun ammunition.

All ammunition will be shipped ground, 2-3 day, with adult signature required. Ammuninition cannot be shipped by USPS.

Always make sure to use the correct ammunition for your specific firearms.

Check your local laws for any other regulations. *All ammunition sales will comply with local and state laws and will not be shipped to any restricted areas. *

All Ammunition sales are final and non-refundable.

*RESTRICTED STATES and localities

Any firearms, ammunition, firearms magazines, crossbows, and/or personal safety products (e.g. MACE Products), will not be shipped to the following States or Localities.

Rhode Island
New York
New Jersey
Washington, D.C.

General Gun Safes, Vault Door and Security Safe Sales

All Gun Safes, Vault Doors and Security Safes online sales do not include free shipping.

If you are local to the State of Florida, we have a third-party service provider that will deliver and setup up your safe in your home, business, or vehicle. This service is at an additional fee, which is determined by the size and the weight of the safe, and the delivery address location within the State of Florida.

For all out of state sales of in-store safe or vault door inventory or special order safe or vault door inventory, please contact us for a custom quotation for shipping cost to your home or business.

Please allow us 48 hours to identify and obtain a quotation from a Common Trucking Carrier for the shipping fee.  Once the shipping fee is agreed to by the buyer, and charged to the buyer, we will proceed with the processing of the order.

NOTE: all Gun Safes, Vault Doors and Security safe delivered by Common Trucking Carrier are curbside delivery only.  Meaning, you will need to move your safe or vault door from the curbside at your driveway into your home or business.

Special orders for certain Gun Safes, Vault Doors and Security Safes may have delays with product arrival, as many of these Gun safes, Vault Doors and Security safes are custom built to the buyer’s specification and selected features and accessories.

Please contact us should you have any questions regarding Safe and Vault door special orders, delivery and delivery fees.

Special Order Sales

All special orders must be paid 100% in advance, including pre-paid shipping charges and sales tax.

Firearms ordered through our on-line special orders website, fulfilled by Davisons Inc, or The Shooting Warehouse requires a 25% deposit on the retail price of the firearms, including the base shipping fee ($14.95 for handguns or $9.95 for long guns).

There are no exceptions to this Pre-Payment Policy.

Customer Service

If you encounter any problems with your order or the checkout process, or if you have any questions about the status of your order, simply contact our customer service staff through our Contact us page.

Consumer Data Privacy

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it.

The Credit Card Billing Information, Shipping Information, and Contact Information in our checkout process are required in order to process your order and deliver the product to you. We store some information for accounting reasons. Your information will not be shown to third parties not involved in the transaction, nor used to send you any unrequested information. The entire Checkout process is handled through a secure SSL-encrypted connection.

The Credit Card Billing Information is sent directly to our payment provider who processes your credit card transaction. The credit card information is neither recorded nor stored by us, and it can only be accessed by our payment provider. Each transaction has a very high level of security. Your credit card details are sent directly to the payment provider over a secure SSL-encrypted connection. They are not processed on our servers at any stage of the transaction, nor are they stored on our server.

Secure Transmission

All information collected during the checkout process is transmitted via industry standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) featuring 128-bit encryption. A Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Certificate creates an encrypted link between a website and a visitor’s Web browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the website and the browser remains private and secure.

Order Fulfillment

All orders are shipped promptly from our warehouse or in-store inventory within 3 – 10 business days using UPS, FedEx, or USPS. Tracking numbers are available for items shipped via UPS, FedEx, USPS.

For products shipped directly from our retail store, all products are shipped using UPS ground or second day air only.

Online Price & Description Errors

Our online inventory changes every day. Occasionally an item may appear on the site by mistake or the item’s description may contain a typographical error. We do not guarantee that titles, descriptions, pictures or prices on our site are error-free. We reserve the right to refuse any order including but not limited to orders for items with errors in the description or price. In the event that we cancel an order we will not charge the customer’s credit card or we will refund the money.

If an item’s description contains an error such as incorrect photo, price, accessory or description and a customer makes the order, we will not process the order without first contacting the customer. If the order is mistakenly shipped, we may advise the customer to return the item in an unopened condition and we will refund the customer. By placing an order, the customer agrees that the Lakota Safe Company | Trading Post will be the final arbiter of discrepancies in the online catalog.

We Reserve the Right to Refuse Services to Anyone

We reserve the right to refuse services to anyone.  Reservamos El Derecho A Rechazar El Servicio, A Cualquier Persona.

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