About Us

Northern VA Firearms Company
Manufacturer | Gunsmith | Cerakote Coating | Laser Engraving and Marking LE MIL First Responder NFA Online Sales | Rapid Prototype Support

Who We Are & What We Do — Since 2010

Sterling Arsenal is a Northern VA based company headquartered near Dulles Airport.

Sterling Arsenal produces firearms and related products and performs custom shop services, including machining, gunsmith, Cerakote coating, fiber laser engraving and marking services for the self-defense firearms enthusiast communities, Mil-LE-Intel agencies, war fighters, first responders, and for resale through partner distributors and dealers across the United States.

Sterling Arsenal is a registered government contractor in FedBizOpps under CAGE Code 80C50. Our emerging enterprise customer segments include rapid prototyping support for defense, aerospace, automotive, consumer household, and other technology and industrial component manufacturers and integrators.

Sterling Arsenal owns Critical Koting, a NIC Certified Advanced Cerakote Applicator and Sterling Arsenal Brand and Line of Business. Critical Koting operates at Sterling Arsenal’s facilities leveraging our comprehensive gunsmith / armorer capabilities and customer service processes.

Our  Customer Service Center Armory Showroom is open to the public and displays hundreds of firearms including Sterling Arsenal Critical Koting Custom Shop and Production firearms as well as  Class 3 – NFA firearms, plus ammunition, optics, tactical accessories.

Our VAGUNSHOP.COM online wholesale portal offers a robust selection of firearms, accessories, ammunition, and other products in-stock at large national distributors located across the country. Customers click, buy, ship, and transfer firearms and other products to their local firearms dealers at substantial savings over traditional retail pricing. Sterling Arsenal also offers firearm transfer services.

Sterling Arsenal customer service is open Tuesday through Friday 10am to 6pm and Saturday 9am to 5pm.

Follow us on Instagram: @sterlingarsenalworks
Facebook: @sterlingarsenal @criticalkoting @vagunshop

More Info: www.sterlingarsenal.com www.criticalkoting.com | www.vagunshop.com

COVID-19 Continuity of Operations (COOP)

Sterling Arsenal continues operations as an Essential Critical Defense Workforce DOD contractor under CAGE Code 80C50 – DUNS 964686385, performing machining and coating rapid prototype support to national security and defense mission integrators. Sterling Arsenal also distributes critical tools to law enforcement personnel, first responders, and private citizens essential to public safety.

To continue safe operations we have educated our employees on the virus and what to do if they have been exposed to it. We have taken precautions per CDC Guidelines to keep our customers, employees and production work environment safe.

Changes to Operations: Effective Mon Mar 23 customer access to our facility is By-Appointment-Only. Appointment-only access ensures that the number of people inside our customer service center will be kept to fewer than ten at all times. Please contact customer service 571.926.8705 to schedule appointments.
Silencer Sales Rise Ahead of 41F — Wall Street Journal — 28 Jan 2016
Sterling Arsenal SAR-XV Gladius v3 (2013 Model)
Featured in the July 2014 Issue of RIFLE FIREPOWER Magazine
Download Full Article: SAR-XV_FirePower_Jul14.pdf
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Sterling Arsenal Custom Shop Configures Ultra Light-Weight Production Component AR-15 for the 2015 BLACK GUN BUYERS GUIDE (in stores Sep 2014)
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