Agree with all above. Have seen more than a few new guns with scratches on them. The end of the barrel is going to take the heaviest beating during shipping.
$0 of an NRA membership goes to legislative action or court battles. Not a dime. Only money contributed to the NRA-ILA or NRA-PVF.
Of course, you could just donate to the Second Amendment Foundation
I was feeling pretty good, then I looked around and realized I am not swimming or on fire.