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Old December 24, 2012, 08:32 PM   #1
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223 or 5.56. Where to find

Looking for some range ammo 55g fmj and boy it's scarce. Any ideas where I can purchase some? Thanks and all have a great Holiday
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Old December 24, 2012, 08:33 PM   #2
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I'm sure you wont have any trouble finding some at your next local gun show for about a $1 a round.
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Old December 31, 2012, 09:45 PM   #3
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8mm ran out, now 7.62x39 is scarce, bought a crap load of 8mm hoping 7.62x39 would still be around after. It will probably all come back to semi normal in 6 months or so.

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Old January 1, 2013, 10:55 AM   #4
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I went to the states largest gunshow 29 & 30. You could always count on large ammo retailers showing up with tons of ammo. This time most did not show. The dealers who had 223 & AK ammo wanted $1 per round.
I went to the show the following day and much of this ammo was gone.

I can only hope people react by writting their elected officials to defend 2Amend rights. I sure did.
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Old January 1, 2013, 01:43 PM   #5
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$1 per round Wait a few months I ordered some 7.62x39 1,000 rounds for 285 total. Yes I know not super great but decent for this day and age, I will hopefully get it in month or so. However, it is obviously better then 1 dollar a round... They are trying, or apparently succeeded, to make quick cash out of worried and desperate people.
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Old January 5, 2013, 02:34 PM   #6
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If one does not or cannot provide information where to buy ammo, then don't post at all.

The gripe-fest is getting old....Board-wide.
If it were up to me, the word "got" would be deleted from the English language.

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Old January 5, 2013, 02:48 PM   #7
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There is more in stock then what I posted. Prices?
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Old January 5, 2013, 04:10 PM   #8
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50 grain in stock
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