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Old September 6, 2012, 02:24 PM   #1
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your used brass source

looking to get an order of used brass in 9mm. 500 - 1000 or so. Possibly .380 also. Who's got the best prices?
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Old September 6, 2012, 03:10 PM   #2
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suggestion...

Starline has some GREAT prices. I just bought 1000 .357 Mag cases not too long back, and they were really nice, and a good price.

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http://www.starlinebrass.com/



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Old September 6, 2012, 04:20 PM   #3
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I've seen some pretty good deals right here in the classies.
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Old September 6, 2012, 06:50 PM   #4
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9mm? I'd go to gibrass.com

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Old September 6, 2012, 11:03 PM   #5
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I do pretty well on this forum and others. 9mm is one of the easy ones. Brass trading is a good and fun way to go. Five dollar flat rate box from each trader, and no money exchanged. What could be better. jd
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Old September 7, 2012, 03:36 PM   #6
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If new brass isn't needed, why not just scrounge the local ranges?
Every time I go to ours, there's more brass laying around than anyone wants to pick up.
And since reloaders pick up theirs, the brass left is mostly once fired.
We who reload must be a small minority of range goers.
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Old September 7, 2012, 04:42 PM   #7
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I just ordered from this guy that is hooked up with amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/9mm-Luger-Relo...rds=9+mm+brass

The brass is as advertised, mixed range pick-up, multiple headstamps. It's clean enough to load right out of the box. But I tumbled for 4 hours, made it really shine. I sorted the WCC stuff out, it has crimped primers.

That 10# is right around 1200 cases.
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Old September 7, 2012, 06:35 PM   #8
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I pick my up from ranges. I have gotten some from indoor ranges for a really good price. I just picked up some really good priced brass right here in the forum under the classifieds as well. There is always lots of good stuff on there. Just wish I had all the guns and dies of stuff being sold on there. . Matter of fact just got 2k .223 cases yesterday that I had bought on this forum.
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Old September 7, 2012, 06:48 PM   #9
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I always ask people when I hear them talking about shooting what they do with there brass.Many of them will save it and give it you.A couple years ago a guy gave me a box of .357 with about 1000 empties in it.All of my 9mm except for a few boxes of factory I bought has been given to me.
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Old September 8, 2012, 08:29 PM   #10
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My brass started from factory ammo I shot. I found once people at the range know you reload many of them will pick up their brass and give it to you. I have a bag I put my spent brass in. Often I wind up bringing home more brass then I shot. Occasionally I also wind up with some brass for calibers I don't plan to ever shoot.

The range I go to sorts used brass by caliber and bag it up. They sell it for a reasonable price. Since it is an indoor range the brass is fairly clean to start with. Some calibers they have a lot of. Others seem to be sold as fast as they can bag it. They have a lot more pistol brass then they have of rifle brass.

Starline brass is about as good as it gets.
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Old September 8, 2012, 08:44 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Chadk
looking to get an order of used brass in 9mm. 500 - 1000 or so. Possibly .380 also.
Starline is nice but OP asked for used brass. Also, there's a difference between range pickup brass with unknown reload history (there's a reason why they were left) and once-fired brass.

I use range pickup brass for pistol calibers but buy processed once-fired rifle brass from TJConevera (The brass is cleaned, checked for cracks, deprimed and primer pocket crimps removed/reamed).


9mm once-fired cases $53/1000 + free shipping - http://www.tjconevera.com/9mmonfiprbr1.html

.380 once-fired cases $73/1000 + free shipping - http://www.tjconevera.com/onfi380auprb.html
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Old September 8, 2012, 08:46 PM   #12
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http://www.once-fired-brass.com/prod...m?refresh=true

I have used them several times with prompt shipping and good quality.

http://www.powdervalleyinc.com/index.html

I have not used these guys but the reviews look good and the prices are decent.
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