Welcome to our new website – Launched 31st December 2015
++++++++++++++++++ Please note after 28th June 2018 there is a further change in de-activation specification meaning pistols, rifles and shotguns with dry firing actions will no longer be produced. Ownership of existing pieces is not affected +++++++++++++++++++
John Price De-Activated Weapons and Militaria (Est. 1999) trading as Saracen Exports (UK) Ltd. We specialise in mail order or can deliver to shows that we attend. All items are military antiques, sold for display purposes only and are not intended for use unless otherwise stated.
Wanted – De-activated weapons wanted. we can offer to re-deactivate to the new EU/UK Specification in order to legally sell, good prices paid, discretion assured, please contact for details
All weapons offered for sale conform to the current EU/UK specification and will be have the latest EU/UK deactivation certificate. Please also be aware that artillery, mortars, flare pistols, grenade launchers and rocket launchers etc, are not subject to EU regulation and are therefore sold in accordance with a UK de-activation certificate
Next Shows we will be attending;
War & Peace Revival; 24th – 28th July 2018 – will be attending show and can deliver pre-ordered items to site.
Stafford Militaria Fair – Penkridge Market site; 1st July 2018 – will be attending, can deliver pre ordered items to the show.
Great Malvern International: November 2018; www.militaryconvention.com – Located top hall, far right pitch
Stoneleigh 2019 – To be confirmed.
You can buy through our online shop or telephone your credit card order direct on 01952 691132 / 07939 226976, or pay by direct bank transfer. Overseas buyers please read our overseas delivery section before you order.
If paying by cheque please call to enable us to put your required item on hold. Cheque, payable to ‘Saracen Exports (UK) Ltd’, will need 5-6 working days to clear.
PLEASE NOTE – We do not accept credit /debit card payment on site. Any items to be viewed / collected (by prior agreement) must be paid for in advance with cleared funds prior to collection, or payment in cash is recommended – a full business invoice will be provided – , this is especially important for overseas clients wishing to visit to purchase items. Please see “Terms & conditions” for further information
Viewing of vehicles and larger stock items is strictly by appointment only. We are located in the Midlands near to Junction 12 of the M6 motorway/ Stafford / Newport (Salop).
Postage and delivery
Carriage of heavy items such as guns etc. is by Parcelforce 24 hour service. Smaller items by Royal Mail or an associated carrier. All our stock items (except vehicles) include UK delivery unless stated.
Please note that countries outside the UK have there own laws and legal requirements which we adhere to. Please contact for advice or a quote on shipping outside UK. For vehicles we can refer to a professional specialist military vehicle exporter.
We do not ship deactivated guns or inert ammunition outside the UK due to postal restrictions, however if you provide your own courier we are more than happy to package items ready to be collected on your behalf . Postage to Northern Ireland may be extra due to enhanced insurance costs. Please contact before placing order.
If you do not see what you want, please contact us as we are happy to procure items on request.
We are also happy to purchase military vehicles, deactivated weapons and militaria for cash – single items or complete collections – please call, discretion assured.
Please note you need to be 18 or over to buy deactivated weapons and bayonets or have consent from a parent or guardian. In order to make any purchases on this website you must agree you are over 18 yrs please refer to our terms and conditions.