Policies / Returns

If you are shipping a slide to us to be machined.

After you have paid for your order, ship your slide to us.

Please pack your slide so it doesn't get damaged during shipping.

Print a copy of your invoice and include the printed invoice with your slide.

Ship the slide and a copy of your PAID invoice to:

AAO Manufacturing
Attn: Slide 
3247 Hwy 63 S.
Building 6
Lucedale, MS 39452
Turnaround time is 2-4 weeks after we receive your slide. 

Armorer Fee 

We charge a $25.00 fee to disassemble and reassemble your slide or firearm.

Returns Policy

You may return new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund.

Note: We DO NOT ACCEPT USED PRODUCT returns.  On DIY products, we DO NOT ACCEPT product returns.

If the return is a RESULT of our ERROR: We will pay the return shipping costs (ie. you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within three weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, please Contact Us with your order number and details about the product you would like to return. We will respond quickly with instructions for how to return items from your order.


We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.  Your credit card billing address must match your shipping address otherwise we will not ship the product. 

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

We can only ship firearms to a FFL holder at a valid US address.

Mississippi State Sales Tax:

Mississippi, state law requires that we charge sales tax on orders shipped to all customers residing in Mississippi.

To customers residing in states other than Mississippi, please be aware that, if applicable, the taxing authorities in your state may charge you a "use" tax on your out-of-state internet and/or catalog purchases. While it is not the responsibility of AAO Manufacturing to charge or collect this "use" tax from you at this time, we are alerting our customers regarding this possibility as a courtesy. If you require further information on this issue, we suggest you contact the tax authorities in your state directly. 

Product Warranty:

Your satisfaction is our primary goal. All parts and services offered by AAO Manufacturing have undergone evaluation to insure the highest level of quality and performance. However, several of our products are DIY (Do it yourself products) and do not include a warranty.  

Damaged/Defective Items

If you receive a damaged or incorrect item, contact customer service no later than 5 business days of receipt. On a case by case basis, we will cover shipping charges up to a maximum of $12.00 upon our receipt of the defective or mis-delivered item which must be returned fully intact with the original packaging via common carrier that provides package tracking.If there is extensive damage to the carton, refuse the order and contact customer service immediately. Please have your order number available when you contact customer service.

Order Cancellations:

Occasionally, orders or parts of an order are cancelled by our system for various reasons. Some reasons are: 

• Item(s) not available. 
• Difficulty in processing your payment information. 
• Cannot ship to address provided. 
• Duplicate order was placed. 
• Cancelled due to a customer request.
If your order is cancelled, you will receive an important notice regarding your order via e-mail which will explain the reason for the cancellation. You will not be billed for any cancelled items. If you are interested in alternative products, please contact customer service by e-mail or telephone for a recommendation. 

Secure Shopping:

We use the industry standard encryption protocol known as Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to keep your order information secure. Our website uses a secure socket for every transaction that you make with AAO Manufacturing. Should any unauthorized charges appear on your credit card as a result of shopping with AAO Manufacturing you must notify your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and procedures.

Payment Methods:

We accept the following credit cards for payment:

• Visa 

• MasterCard 

• Discover 

• American Express

Some orders may require a credit card authorization form to be completed and returned.  


This Privacy Statement was last updated November 9, 2017.

This Privacy Statement details AAO Manufacturing's policies with respect to the handling of personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") submitted to or otherwise collected by the AAO Manufacturing.com website, mobile application, and/or in the course of providing its payment processing, payment security and fraud management solutions and services (collectively the “Services”). AAO Manufacturing will use and disclose Personal Information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Statement.


Personal Information is information which can be used to identify an individual. We collect Personal Information any time the Services are used. The Personal Information collected includes information provided to us directly by individuals and that is provided to us by merchants or financial institutions. The collection of Personal Information described herein is necessary for use of the Services. This information includes but is not limited to:

  • Consumer Name
  • Contact information (such as email address, phone number, and mailing address)
  • Order and payment information



  • IP address and information about the device used to access the Services
  • How and which Services are used
  • Merchant and merchant account information, including account information we may gather from third party sources
  • Information provided to us through means such as social media or when you contact us through our website

We also collect or compile other information about you (such as enrollment numbers or demographic group information) which does not identify you. We may use or share any other information with third parties for any lawful purpose.


Usage and disclosure of Personal Information varies based on a party’s relationship with AAO Manufacturing. AAO Manufacturing primarily uses this information to provide the Services and related features and to

  • Facilitate the processing of payment transactions
  • Respond to requests and inquiries
  • Provide support services
  • Send administrative information, such as changes to our terms, conditions, and policies
  • Administer promotions or contests
  • Analyze and monitor Services usage and to make improvements
  • Help secure the Services, prevent fraud and enforce our policies