It does not matter if there is no shipping involved, you still need a CFLC letter from that dealer. If/when you get inspected by the CA DOJ, you had better be able to show the numbers or that it did not come from a FFL.
FFL Transfer/Special Order Dealer since 1993.
Net-FFL list maintainer.
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