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Old 02-18-2020, 11:08 AM
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So me and another CG member walk in at 10:10 a.m. (10 minutes after store opening), maybe 1 customer.

We go there to do PPT.

We get told no PPT until 12 pm.

Seriously WTF. Is this new Ammo Bros policy?

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Old 02-18-2020, 11:33 AM
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Wtf, that’s a new one coming from them.
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Old 02-18-2020, 5:26 PM
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Last time I went to the Cerritos one they didn’t want to do a ppt 30 minutes before closing. With no other customers in the store. They said call next time to make sure we can do it. Never had any issues at any other store. I wonder if it’s the management at that particular store.
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Old 02-18-2020, 5:33 PM
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Wow, stupid nonsense
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Old 02-18-2020, 7:44 PM
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Last time I went to the Cerritos one they didnít want to do a ppt 30 minutes before closing. With no other customers in the store. They said call next time to make sure we can do it. Never had any issues at any other store. I wonder if itís the management at that particular store.
It could be this particular store. I did Ammo Bros ontario PPT with 20mins left, and went past closing time and none of their employees seemed annoyed or angry about it. Had good experience from Santa Ana and Ontario locations, except Ontario asking me to come back for signature after pickup, but it was resolved by e-mail.

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Old 03-02-2020, 8:58 AM
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That is not our policy. Our policy is to serve every customer with any need at any time. The only time we would ask for a call/appointment is if it is a multi-gun PPT that would take us scheduling an extra employee.

I will send this information to the proper person to speak to the store.

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So me and another CG member walk in at 10:10 a.m. (10 minutes after store opening), maybe 1 customer.

We go there to do PPT.

We get told no PPT until 12 pm.

Seriously WTF. Is this new Ammo Bros policy?

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Old 03-02-2020, 9:08 AM
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That is not our policy. Our policy is to serve every customer with any need at any time. The only time we would ask for a call/appointment is if it is a multi-gun PPT that would take us scheduling an extra employee.



I will send this information to the proper person to speak to the store.
Yea, it was for 1 firearm. The employee told us to go to Turners in Norwalk for PPT.

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Yea, it was for 1 firearm. The employee told us to go to Turners in Norwalk for PPT.

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WOW... that dude needs some training. As in, these are our competitors, donít send our customers to them...

Iíve done several PPTís there, never had an issue, always super easy
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That is not our policy. Our policy is to serve every customer with any need at any time. The only time we would ask for a call/appointment is if it is a multi-gun PPT that would take us scheduling an extra employee.



I will send this information to the proper person to speak to the store.


**thumbs up**

Recently I did a few PPT at Ammo Bros in Santa Ana and all events were pleasant.

I need to come back there to get some more stuffs


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Old 03-22-2020, 12:47 AM
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Want to support LGSs yet won't patron one run with lack of customer service and professional etiquette. I've been to both the Cerritos and Santa Ana store. Each time I dealt with more hassle than each situation was worth. I'm not expecting them to all be experts in all the nuances of CA gun laws, yet both stores had made stuff up when they lacked knowledge (or the simple ability to read PC as written).

When COVID19 hit, went to Cerritos for a PPT by buyers request, were the first ones in and got booted out even before they unlocked the exit doors cuz they "weren't doing PPTs that day". I was shocked as hell at how nice the manager at Turner's Norwalk was, and he was dealing with folk on a 6-hour waiting list. Won't shop or do business at AB ever again.
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I never liked Ammo Bros Cerritos. Gave me a hard time when trying to ppt on 4th of July.
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Is AB Cerritos currently doing PPT's or are they passing on them?
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Of your in OC there are other options than AB. I've always had a hassle going there. Always have to wait when there are only two customers while the sales people are behind the counter chatting. Mind you this is at 11 am on a weekday. Took an hour before we were helped to start a PPT.

I only go there if the buyer requests meeting there.


But I've been to the Ontario store and have to admit their service was awesome. If I lived in that area I would definitely frequent that location
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Is AB Cerritos currently doing PPT's or are they passing on them?
Last I heard from friends was the manager accepts daily appointments at 6am. Not sure if anything has changed since they donít answer the phone lol
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Is AB Cerritos currently doing PPT's or are they passing on them?
Save your time. Went there last Saturday at 13:30. They told everyone to leave and come back in the morning on the next business day.

Went straight to AB Santa Ana right after. Did a PPT and a handgun purchase at the same time. No wait, no appointments needed.
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Old 04-22-2020, 8:09 PM
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Wipes @ AB THANKS FOR THE HEADS UP...
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Save your time. Went there last Saturday at 13:30. They told everyone to leave and come back in the morning on the next business day.

Went straight to AB Santa Ana right after. Did a PPT and a handgun purchase at the same time. No wait, no appointments needed.
Iíve noticed this. Seems SA has it better handled than Cerritos.
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Ammo Bros Cerritos needs to make an example out of that idiot employee.
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Ammo Bros = The new Turner's or what??
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Just did a PPT at the Cerritos store this afternoon. Rudy was very accommodating, and we weren't there more than half an hour. This was my second experience with that store, and I'd go back for sure.

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Is Ammo Bros still forcing people to buy locks even if the PPT has the original lock in the gun case?
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Is Ammo Bros still forcing people to buy locks even if the PPT has the original lock in the gun case?
Not if the buyer signs the gun safe affidavit, stating make and model of the safe.
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Not if the buyer signs the gun safe affidavit, stating make and model of the safe.
Ammo Liars Cerritos refuse to allow buyers to sign, and file, a Safe Affidavit for transfer of a Handgun.

Per Wanker Manager "Marcus". "It's the LAW". Even though it isn't.

And when made aware of the actual 2 laws [Ca-FSD and Fed-CSLA]

He yells "I don't get paid to read laws, I get paid to enforce POLICY".

As he scurries into his office.
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Not if the buyer signs the gun safe affidavit, stating make and model of the safe.
Thanks for the reply Sequencer.

I would like Ammo Bros. to confirm their policy on PPT’s and if they are still requiring a lock purchase if the original lock is still in the gun case. It’s been a while since I’ve been in, so I’m not sure what the current policy is.
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