I thought Starline was available there, but that would not help much as they are out of stock.
Technically, they are available. However, as you say, they are out of stock.
If there are none in the US, I can guarantee that the EU won't be supplied until that domestic demand is met.
I could try and order PRVI brass, but the one local PRVI stockist doesn't seem to want to...
Some people would rather lose the business but avoid the extra work. Perhaps it is simply not worth their while for the quantities I am looking to get (I'd buy 500 in one go, but not more.... at least not in one go)
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