or shooting sports firearms, excluding military/tactical type firearms.
Manufactured prior to 1899.
Anything listed here should be classified as antique, but you must
check to be sure it complies to the BATF's definition of "Antique" for
transfer and shipping purposes. (see Laws
You Must Buy By)
Typically military or law
enforcement-style firearms. Semi-auto versions of military-style
Class 3 -
Includes fully automatic
firearms and everything else the BATF classifies as Class 3.
are guns that are not antiques, but have collector value. Typically
these will not be shot.