About Us

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Welcome to MTS. A very common question I'm asked is, What does MTS mean? MTS is the evolution of Minuteman Training Service, based in the core fundamentals of Public Safety Training. My company initially started with instructor based training ranging from marksmanship to reloading and carrying into self defense and personal awareness. Taking us into the present. I'm glad to have partnered with Patriot Firearms School and co-locate in the same building. This partnership brings our customers the best of both in training and merchandise. Patriot and MTS are actively looking to expand bringing more to our customers! Stay Tuned!

MTS was started in 2019 as a Federally Licensed firearms retailer. Our mission statement is to bring the best in selection and value to our customers. We put our customers first with no hassle competitive prices across the board. We thank you for choosing MTS and appreciate your patronage. We do our best to exceed your expectations.

Jeff Botelho, Owner, Veteran

Jeff is the sole owner operator of MTS. He was first introduced to shooting sports in the US Army during BASIC training at Fort Dix, NJ at the young age of 17yrs old. Jeff choose the Army's slit option program attending BASIC training when most High School students were enjoying their summer before Senior Year. While Jeff's service was during peacetime service in the early 90s he did have the chance to put in extra duty at his reserve unit sending out medical supplies in the support of Operation Desert Storm. Jeff's life changed with his marriage and birth of his first born. His dedication to his family and the birth of 2 more boys filled his life. Jeff returned to his interest in firearms as a trainer while supporting his son's interest in the Boy Scouts of America. Jeff developed the knowledge skills and attitude in become an NRA instructor in multiple disciplines. Fast forward to today and he is proud of his eagle scouts and family. Jeff bought quite a few firearms and met quite a few shop owners. His desire to do better and offer a welcoming shop and the very best prices led him to opening a retail store.

Ryan Botelho, Co-Owner

Ryan is the son of Jeff who first introduced him to the world of firearms and firearm safety. Ryan assists in store operation whenever time permits to help grow the dream and business of MTS. Ryan has interacted with firearms intimately and has obtained in depth knowledge of cleaning and using firearms. Ryan has shown interest in the firearm industry during his journey to find what he desires to do with his life full time.

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