If you have ever been on the hunt for a perfect gift, you’ll know that it can be a total nightmare. However, with a little help, you can get it done. The first thing you need to know to get a thoughtful present is the interests of the person you are buying for. If you have a friend who is really into guns and firearm culture, thinking of good gifts for gun enthusiasts can be difficult. Many people would opt for buying them a new gun, or maybe some accessories for the firearms they already have. However, if you don’t want to buy a firearm, there are many more affordable and thoughtful gifts you could go for.
So, if you are buying a present for a gun enthusiast, you have come to the right place. Here are some of the best gift ideas for gun lovers.
Well, you can’t really buy someone an AR15 as a gift, (well you could if you are awesome), so how about a custom-made AR15 metal wall art piece. This gift is perfect for any AR-15 lover, however, you probably don’t want to give it to a die-hard AK guy.
This art piece is perfect for your friends’ man cave, office, gun room, or any other part of their home. It is simple and minimalistic, and it can seamlessly blend into any kind of decor. One of the best things about this artwork is that you can add a personal touch to it. You can have your name, or any other unique design carved on the artwork, which will make your gift feel more personal and thoughtful than others.
As far as its material and construction are concerned, The artwork is made from metal, which is powder-coated for appearance and protection. The artwork is available in a variety of sizes, from as small as 12”x6” up to 36”x18”. Moreover, it is handmade 100% in South Louisiana.
If your friend has a nice rifle collection, this gift is perfect for them. This cool rack will allow them to showcase their rifles, and show them off as well.
This minimalistic rifle rack is very easy to assemble and mount on the wall, it comes in a variety of sizes, and can fit 6 guns at most. The smallest size fits two rifles, and there are also
This rifle rack is handcrafted, and each hook is bent by hand, and inlaid with cork. Overall, the rack is made from metal. The hooks on both sides are very easily adjustable, by simply loosening a screw, and moving the hooks up and down to ensure that the rifle sits level with the wall.
The rack can be mounted to any kind of wall, and it makes for a very practical gift that your friend is probably going to use every day.
Don’t Tread On Me, Ugly Christmas, Sweatshirt Jumper by Thread Domain:
This is our wearable entry for our list of good gifts for gun enthusiasts. Tho holiday season is around the corner, and if you want to get a Christmas gift for a friend who loves firearms and supports the 2nd amendment, this is an ideal gift for them.
One of the simplest, yet most endearing Christmas presents that you can buy for someone is a cool sweater. Ugly Christmas sweaters are really popular during the Christmas season, and you can be certain that any gun person would love to wear this sweater on Christmas.
The sweaters are handmade and have a snake knitted on them, wearing a Christmas hat, and below that, the phrase “don’t tread on me” is knitted.
As far as the materials are concerned, the sweater is made from 20% of cotton, 75% of polyester, and 5% of spandex to make it more stretchy and have a better fit. The sweater is quite comfortable, and unlike other hand-knitted sweaters, it doesn’t irritate your skin, since it has brushed fleece fabric on the inside
Keep in mind that since this sweater is handmade, it can take from three to 8 business days for it to be shipped to your address. So, make sure to order it a few days before Christmas, in fact, you can even order it now.
A Hidden Gun Cabinet with the US flag by EmberInk:
This is an excellent and super cool gift for any gun owner. At a first glance, it seems like straightforward patriotic artwork. However it is much more than that, in fact, there is a large hidden compartment in the art piece, which you can use to store your rifle, shotgun, or pistol
These wooden cabinets are made from handcrafted lineal pine. It is polished with clear coat varnish for the protection of the wood.
The cabinet is 19.5“ x 37“ x 6“ in size, and it can be opened using a key or key card that comes with it. When you unlock the cabinet, the front slides down, opening up the best hidden and quickly accessible spot for your guns.
The cabinet is large enough to store a rifle, or multiple handguns as well. It comes with a master key for emergencies and two key cards. So, if you are looking for a really cool gift, you need to consider this. This good gifts for gun enthusiasts is on my wish list.
A Gun Shaped Ice Cube Tray by Fairly Odd Novelties:
To complement the 50 cal shot glasses, you should also think about getting this really cool gun-shaped ice tray. It allows you to freeze ice in the shape of small pistols, which is super cool, and definitely an excellent conversation starter at parties.
The tray is made from soft, gray silicone, which makes it a lot easier to take the ice out of the tray, without breaking or cracking it. This simple and affordable gift is affordable, and it will surely put a smile on your friend’s face. Makes a great gift for gun and bourbon enthusiast.
This is a gift that will allow your friend to proudly represent their love and appreciation for guns and the 2nd amendment. Every house needs a doormat, however, instead of having a simple one, this custom mat from InfinityCustomMats is a really good option. It is cool, and a great conversation starter as well.
Aside from looking great, these mats are super practical as well. They are made with high-quality craftsmanship, and they won’t shed or shred with time. The mat is quite soft, however, it still catches dust and dirt from shoes very effectively.
Typically, all mats by InfinityCustomMats are 3/8th of an inch thick, however, you can also get a thicker mat on demand, which is 5/8th of an inch thick as well. You can have any phrase printed on these mats as they are custom made. This particular mat has Protected by the 2ns amendment printed on it.
A Gunsmithing & Adjustment Multitool by Real Avid:
This is perhaps the most practical and useful gift on our list of good gifts for gun enthusiasts. This 19-in-1 multi-tool has everything one might need to break down, tweak, accessorize and adjust almost any pistol or firearm.
It has multiple Alan wrenches, which are 1/16”, 0.05”, 0.035”, 0.028” in size, it has multiple flat-head and Phillips-head and hex screwdrivers as well. Therefore, it can be used to tweak almost any kind of firearm. This tool is especially perfect for 1911s and striker-fired pistols. It also has a 1911 specific bushing wrench, and pin punch interchangeable with 8-32 threaded cleaning tools
Above all that, the tool also has a folding tanto knife, which is made from strong steel and is quite durable.
So, if you are having trouble finding a great gun related gift, you can’t go wrong with the multitool.
Alcohol and firearms aren’t a good combination, so give your friend some cool gun-related party gifts that they can show off instead of their guns. That’s where these amazing shot glasses come from.
They are shaped like the spent casing of a 50 caliber bullet. They are made from ceramics and are brass-colored for an authentic appearance. You get a couple of 2 oz shot glasses in a set. They would make for a perfect addition to your friend’s home bar.
Keep in mind that these glasses aren’t dishwasher friendly, so it’s better to wash them by hand. These cool shot glasses are an excellent conversation starter and ice breaker at parties.
Good Gifts For Gun Enthusiasts Conclusion
Hopefully we’ve given you some great ideas for that hard to shop for gun owner in your life. If you still decide you want to buy you gun lover another gun, feel free to check out the hundreds of gun reviews on our site.
Alex Joseph is an avid bow hunter and father of two boys. Originally from Tacoma, Washington. Alex now resides in California.