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Old October 12, 2007, 10:23 AM   #1
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What is the best/cheapest 45 ammo for the range?

Any suggestions appreciated...............
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Old October 12, 2007, 10:37 AM   #2
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CCI blaser brass 230 fmj is around $9.20 for 50 @ walmart...functions great... great accuracy for training ammo.

WWB is also good but priced higher at $26 for 100.00

Remington UMC has been good for me as well, but for some reason everytime I find it, it's priced around the same as Remington premium JHP Ammo.... weird.

Federal American Eagle is good too, just can hardly ever find it here. (northwest ARk)
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Old October 12, 2007, 10:54 AM   #3
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Blazer brass is the cheapest where I live. It is good quality ammo. Personaly I use my reloads loaded with lead bullets. I use hard cast such as Shooters Choice or Laser Cast bullets. They are hard and I have been able to shoot them very fast with no leading problems. IIRC the Laser Cast have a Brinell Hardness of 24.
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Old October 12, 2007, 12:16 PM   #4
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+1 CCI Blazer/Blazer Brass
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Old October 12, 2007, 12:18 PM   #5
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CCI Blazer alluminum is the cheapest .45 ammo I've found around here. Currently $12.50 at Sportsmans Warehouse. I don't reload so it's fine for my use, functions well in my Colt, goes bang, and makes big holes in paper.
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Old October 12, 2007, 02:02 PM   #6
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wolf - $230 give or take for a 1000 rounds - used to be a lot less though
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Old October 12, 2007, 02:16 PM   #7
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Old October 14, 2007, 09:28 AM   #8
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200gr semi wad cutter reloads from

They will out shoot any factory ammo on the market.
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Old October 14, 2007, 09:48 AM   #9
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What Tanzer said.
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