Frequently Asked Questions
Gunsmith service is available here. Contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 561.756.8415 before bringing in your equipment. The correct way to bring weapons to Gunshine is in a case of some kind, with the action opened and empty, and magazine dropped from the mag well. If the service you request will require test firing, please bring any necessary magazines. You can supply your own ammo or pay the Gunsmith his rates for test rounds. A $30 cash deposit is required for each weapon left here for service.
We buy used weapons. The correct way to bring weapons to Gunshine is in a case of some kind, with the action opened and empty, and magazine dropped from the mag well. If you are interested in selling or trading your used weapons, keep in mind that Gunshine Arms adheres to the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office (PBSO) guidelines for incoming property, which means that we will photograph you and your weapon(s), take your thumb print and record your personal data. All of that data is sent to PBSO.
We are happy to facilitate a transfer for clients who request it. Just send an eMail to email@example.com with your contact information, what you purchased, plus the name and eMail of the FFL that will be shipping your weapon. Once that information is received, we will contact the shipping FFL to exchange licenses and get your weapon(s) headed to Florida. Gunshine charges a fee of $35 per firearm, plus the state charges $5 for each 4473 form. Please feel free to ask us if we can obtain the firearm you are looking for before you order it online. On-line vendors do not always have the most transparent product descriptions or “costs”.
Class 3 Weapons
Gunshine Arms is a Class 3 dealer. The shop keeps an inventory of Sound Suppression devices and SBR’s in stock. If you live in Palm Beach County and are interested in owning Class 3 items, you will need a legal trust before you can purchase. If you do not already have a legal trust, The Shiner Law Group handles the trusts for the shops clients. They are located here in Boca Raton on Federal Hwy and can be reached at 561-368.3363.
Class 3 Transfers
The shop is happy to handle CLASS 3 Transfers if you are looking for something that we can’t obtain for you. There is a transfer fee of $75 per Silencer/Suppressor. There is a transfer fee of $100 per Short Barreled Rifle. The fees for Full Auto Transfers are subject to evaluation and are not set prices. These fees include your background check and the cost of processing your paperwork with NFA branch as well as storage of your items until your approval come in. These fees DO NOT include the cost of your tax stamp application which is payable to the BATFE.