The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > Handloading, Reloading, and Bullet Casting

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old February 10, 2013, 08:11 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: December 8, 2012
Location: Clearwater, FL
Posts: 193
Source for FMJ Bullets

Were is the best place to order FMJ bullets? I am currently purchasing them locally but would like to buy in bulk. The calibers I would be interested in is .38 Special/.357 Magnum, .44 Special/.44 Magnum, .45 Colt, .45 ACP and 9MM.

Last edited by FloridaGuy; February 10, 2013 at 08:24 PM.
FloridaGuy is offline  
Old February 10, 2013, 08:20 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: March 20, 2009
Location: Champlain Valley, Vermont
Posts: 161
Check out Montana Gold. As with most places, they are backordered for a bit, but they have the calibers you are looking for.
amathis is offline  
Old February 11, 2013, 07:07 PM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: May 29, 2011
Location: Fort Worth
Posts: 500
Montana Gold and Precision Delta both have good bullets at good prices.
Education teaches you the rules, experience teaches you the exceptions (Plagiarized from Claude Clay)
dickttx is offline  
Old February 11, 2013, 11:34 PM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: June 2, 2011
Posts: 154
Anyone been to Montana Gold's website lately? Their web ordering page has been down for a week or more. I check it every day and it does not seem to be coming back any time soon.
valleyforge.1777 is offline  
Old February 12, 2013, 02:43 AM   #5
Senior Member
Join Date: January 9, 2013
Posts: 131
I'm sure (hoping) it is because they were out to 25 days to ship. I guess I'll know in another week.
david_r is offline  
Old February 12, 2013, 08:13 AM   #6
Misssissippi Dave
Senior Member
Join Date: December 5, 2009
Posts: 1,411
Montana Gold makes a great bullet. Yes, their sight has been down lately. They could be re-designing it. I would guess they are just concentrating all their efforts to make bullets to fill existing orders. My last order from them took about a month for it to arrive. It might take until March before they start taking orders again.

These times are a little crazy for the companies making components and they know it isn't going to last forever. I'm sure they don't want to have to hire and train a bunch of people just to have to lay them off again this summer. Most of these companies also order raw materials to last for one or more years at a time. They could be having problem getting those supplies delivered in high enough quantities to keep up with production. When things settle down supplies should be back to normal. I doubt the prices will get any lower and probably will increase as they always have.
Misssissippi Dave is offline  
Old February 12, 2013, 09:10 AM   #7
Join Date: October 27, 2011
Location: Florida
Posts: 23

I have looked all over. Local, on line. Nobody has NUTIN. I guess I'll have to wait it out. In March is the Orlando Gun Show. I'm sure some vendors will be a no show. They won't have products. I'm hoping the major distributors of 9mm bullets will resupply shortly. Could be months before anybody has anything. Next when they return.." What will the price be " UGH......
" Wanting to reach perfection, hoping never to attain it"
phillyr121 is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:01 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2016 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.05831 seconds with 9 queries