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Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Overview

Total reviews
305
39
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
1
1

Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Consumer Ratings

Rank
20 out of 152 in Weapons category
33 out of 152 in Weapons category
Customer service
13 in category
30 in category
Website
18 in category
31 in category
Price Affordability
17 in category
36 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
10 in category
28 in category

Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Rating Details

Customer service
1.8 (187 reviews)
1.1 (16 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...In my considered opinion, relying on the "Online Chat" for customer service issues is really not the best idea. Did not work with the issue I was having. Even though I was not really pissed off, merely concerned, I'm grateful PissedCustomer...

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no help no customer,service bad reviews bycustomers i am done with gun broker..

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Website
2.7 (171 reviews)
2 (13 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Learned BGS website lists items on their web page they do not have. They took payment for items they knew they did not have and could not send. Wire Fraud!..

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I went onto this website to sell a pistol but first needed to be "certified". Even though I had used GunBroker in the past I was unable to get the certification needed to list my pistol. Meanwhile,Avoid A they charged me twice for this certification and also charged me the fee for looking up the...

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Price Affordability
3.3 (154 reviews)
2.1 (12 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I called Buds and was told that there was an "error" on the price and now I have to pay 1000 for the firearm..

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I purchased an item on gunbroker, only to have the seller try to invoice me for his cost of the sale, even though the auction clearly stated "Seller does not collect taxes / fees"....also, the seller tried to charge me for a more expensive shipping option (UPS Ground), when he stated in the auction...

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Diversity of Products or Services
3.4 (149 reviews)
2.4 (9 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Just try finding same distributor accessories or products and see if your ship from distributor changes with the wind. Buds has a history of closing accounts, blacklisting accounts and it matters not how long or good a customer you have been. Have a problem or inquiry they are unable or are...

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Bought a ks-12. Told that I had to pay through the company Connecticut shotguns. Paid, and money came out of my account. Couldnt find a tracking number. Says awaiting payment on gun broker even though I've already paid through the other company. Cant get ahold of a single person, or get any answers...

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Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Price
  • Pricing
  • Great prices on there guns
  • Good selection of stuff
  • Good inventory
  • Firearms and accessories
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Shipping and customer service
  • Service is poor
  • No phone contact number
  • No phone number
  • Have received zero customer service thus far and im very upset

Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I purchased an HK45C sand on 3/1/16 and it arrived 3/4/16. I inspected it at the dealer and it is clean and in perfect...

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4.4

Wont let me place bids

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5

Had a great experience with Bud's!!! Order went through as promised. Sent me UPS tracking info and was delivered as...

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3.9

Cant find a phone number or I would call to try to get the information that I need about purchasing a weapon from you...

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Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Absolutely no way to contact anyone. Ordered a magazine on Tuesday didn't ship until Thursday. Got wrong tracking...

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1

We have always worked with gunbroker and had a great working relationship, however now they will not communicate with...

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1

Show on November 2nd I place an order for a Ruger 1022. It was in stock and said they would be processed in the two to...

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1

We have always worked with gunbroker and had a great working relationship, however now they will not communicate with...

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Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

My name is Vicente Lopez
I use FFL: J&R Sports Supply LLC
2558 Old First St, Livermore, CA 94550
To receive ammo purcha...

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1

I purchased an item on gunbroker, only to have the seller try to invoice me for his cost of the sale, even though the au...

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No votes

Ordered gun 1 week ago and has not shipped

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No votes

Telling me need credit card before purchess.
It does not say that in your buying info page nore does it say or have any w...

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Buds Gun Shop and GunBroker Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Buds Gun Shop Customer Care (71 reviews)
  • Buds Gun Shop Shipping Service (67 reviews)
  • Buds Gun Shop Advertisement (4 reviews)
  • Gunbroker Customer Care (5 reviews)