The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Firing Line Gun Show > Retail Deals and Feedback


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old December 6, 2002, 06:52 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: December 30, 2001
Location: WNC
Posts: 104
Any Thoughts on AIMSURPLUS.COM

Thinking of buying a rifle from AIM Surplus this will be my first internet purchase of a gun online. I would like some feedback on this company. BTW I did a search and found one tread that had two of two postives.
mparris71 is offline  
Old December 6, 2002, 07:38 PM   #2
Jason Demond
Senior Member
Join Date: May 9, 1999
Location: Mivonks, Michigan
Posts: 1,845
I had good luck with them the two times I ordered from them. I would do business with them again.
General Dwight D. Eisenhower June 6, 1944
Jason Demond is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 04:06 AM   #3
Join Date: April 9, 2001
Location: il.
Posts: 56
i have had good luck with them and continue to buy from them.

Last edited by sam3; December 7, 2002 at 10:13 PM.
sam3 is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 07:20 AM   #4
Join Date: July 7, 2002
Location: manassas,VA
Posts: 25
i to have had god luck with them and continue to buy from them.
madhatter is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 12:16 PM   #5
Senior Member
Join Date: December 30, 2001
Location: WNC
Posts: 104

I feel better now about ordering from them. I ask my FFL about doing a transfer and he said "WE DON"T DO THAT ANY MORE" "TOO MUCH PAPER WORK" I am pissed. As much business I have done with him in the last year and he won't even do this for me. He has sold his last item to me.
sorry for the rant
mparris71 is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 01:15 PM   #6
Join Date: March 19, 2001
Posts: 26
Try this to find a FFL-
Dixieman is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 04:14 PM   #7
Senior Member
Join Date: December 30, 2001
Location: WNC
Posts: 104

found quite a few FFL's close by
mparris71 is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 04:25 PM   #8
Senior Member
Join Date: March 21, 2000
Location: Northern KY
Posts: 184
I have ordered from AIM before and have been quite happy with the results. I live close enough to drive to their shop in OH and have even picked up a few firearms at the store. I would certainly recommend them.

mparris71, if you are looking at their milsurp stuff, get a C&R license and order from them direct and have it shipped to your front door.
logansdad is offline  
Old December 7, 2002, 05:53 PM   #9
Senior Member
Join Date: December 30, 2001
Location: WNC
Posts: 104

Its not C&R. But getting my C&R is something I am going to do. Maybe one day get a FFL. I hate the 1968 gun laws
mparris71 is offline  
Old December 10, 2002, 03:40 PM   #10
Senior Member
Join Date: November 17, 2000
Posts: 300
Another good experience here. I bought one of the Israeli surplus BHPs. Great service.
RANash is offline  
Old December 13, 2002, 09:37 AM   #11
Junior Member
Join Date: November 4, 2002
Location: S.W. OH
Posts: 5
And they dont act like its a big deal to show you more than a couple and let you pick.
Securitysix is offline  
Old December 28, 2002, 04:07 AM   #12
Join Date: November 13, 2002
Location: indiana
Posts: 15
Hello mparris71,
A few people over at surviviors sks board give AIM the thumbs up!
I thought I read on one of these boards that in oder to keep a FFL
that if requested the dealer had to do so many tranfers per year?
I don't know if it's true or not.
I do know if a dealer was not willing to help me out, that dealer just lost me as a customer forever. In business forever is a very long time.
coolatula is offline  
Old May 27, 2004, 02:43 AM   #13
Junior Member
Join Date: May 17, 2004
Posts: 1
Aim has always been very good to deal with, and the one time they made a mistake they bent over backwards to correct it. Hey, my first post, I like the format, love the balloon text telling me what's inside when I point to a link!

OOOPS! This thread's over a year old, story of my life!
pogopossum is offline  
Old June 19, 2004, 09:47 PM   #14
Senior Member
Join Date: September 28, 2002
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 148
I really like them. I constantly check their site because they snag some excellent deals on ammo. I've found SS109 and M855 green tip, steel core penetrator, 5.56 NATO ammo there for reasonable prices. I ordered some from them that was manufactured by FN. I haven't had any duds from it yet, and I'm still working on my first of three cases. Great site, great customer service, great in general.
19114EVER is offline  
Old June 30, 2004, 11:07 AM   #15
Join Date: November 26, 2000
Posts: 67
I purchased two rifles from them recently, a K31 and a Mauser. Both were very nice for the price. I have since ordered an Enfield and am contemplating another K31 and/or a SKS. So, since I think repeat business says a lot for a company, you could say I like them.
10mm is offline  
Old July 5, 2004, 08:17 AM   #16
Join Date: May 18, 2004
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 33
I've purchased a Mosin M-44 and a Yugo SKS from them so far. The delivered guns were even better than the description. I'm very happy with them.
markdido is offline  
Old July 7, 2004, 03:56 PM   #17
Senior Member
Join Date: August 27, 2000
Location: Hudson Valley, NY
Posts: 489
My $.02:

Count me as another satisfied customer.

- Leonidas of Sparta, 480 B.C.
LIProgun is offline  
Old July 13, 2004, 05:22 AM   #18
Junior member
Join Date: April 21, 2002
Location: South East Ohio
Posts: 399
My Romak 3 came from them (6 hour drive round trip) they are great to deal with.
telewinz is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:31 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2017 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.07902 seconds with 9 queries