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    A Pretty Good Deal on Some .9mm Ammo

    Wideners has a pretty decent price on Winchester steel cased 9mm 115 grain ammo,, $77.85 for 500 rounds,, If anyone is interested,, I ordered 2 cases for some plinkin...


    https://www.wideners.com/handgun/9mm...fmj-500-rounds
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    I checked their site. Looked like they had a good price on American Eagle FMJ 95 gr .380acp, but with sales tax and shipping it came out to more than I've been paying. Would like to support them because it's a TN company. If the price of the ammo was low enough to make the total with tax and shipping the same or a bit lower than SGammo or TargetSports USA I'd be happy to order from them.

    I watch pennies, and 2 or 3 cents a round difference x 1000 rounds times a few years' purchases adds up to a few bucks in the bank.

    I have no idea what the % markup is on ammunition so no way of knowing how competitive any one company can be and make enough to pay their overhead.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ShooterGranny View Post
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    I checked their site. Looked like they had a good price on American Eagle FMJ 95 gr .380acp, but with sales tax and shipping it came out to more than I've been paying. Would like to support them because it's a TN company. If the price of the ammo was low enough to make the total with tax and shipping the same or a bit lower than SGammo or TargetSports USA I'd be happy to order from them.
    I have the same problem with Natchez based out of Chattanooga. I can't even avoid the shipping costs as they have no brick and mortar storefront. Most of my ammo comes to me tax and shipping free. Now I have to move it all this weekend to its new home in TN.
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    Now I have to move it all this weekend to its new home in TN.
    Drive VERY carefully! Gramps did that when we moved from Ohio to TN with the van loaded with ammo. Fortunately there were no idiot drivers and he didn't get in a wreck.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ShooterGranny View Post
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    Drive VERY carefully! Gramps did that when we moved from Ohio to TN with the van loaded with ammo. Fortunately there were no idiot drivers and he didn't get in a wreck.
    Ha, ha. Made it safely. It was strange being one of the slowest vehicles on the road. I had no idea how heavy all that ammo was until I had to load and unload the truck. All are safely tucked away along with all the things that go pew pew.
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    Glad you made it safely! Yep, when you put it all in one place and that place is on wheels, it IS heavy! Welcome to TN!
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    I won a 1000 rounds of ammo on a raffle for 10 bucks . My wife bought the ticket . 9mm
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    Let me know if you see a good deal on .38 special bulk like that. They have it for $299 for 1000 rounds, but I am looking for better than that. I am in TN also, and would be subject to state sales tax.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Blackhawkgirl View Post
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    Let me know if you see a good deal on .38 special bulk like that. They have it for $299 for 1000 rounds, but I am looking for better than that. I am in TN also, and would be subject to state sales tax.
    Ammoseek has a whole bunch of listings, as low as 18.5 cents per round if you don't care about the brand or aluminum cases.

    And Outdoor Limited has CCI aluminum cased .38 special for 10.25 cents per round. Not sure what their shipping is.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ShooterGranny View Post
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    Ammoseek has a whole bunch of listings, as low as 18.5 cents per round if you don't care about the brand or aluminum cases.

    And Outdoor Limited has CCI aluminum cased .38 special for 10.25 cents per round. Not sure what their shipping is.
    I am looking for brass. I am collecting it for when the BF starts to do reloading.
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    I am retracting my post about fedarm ammo. I have just been reading reviews on them and it ain't pretty.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lionround View Post
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    I am retracting my post about fedarm ammo. I have just been reading reviews on them and it ain't pretty.
    I just bought three boxes of cheap Federal. Canít be any worse than WWB or UMC


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    fedarm is not Federal. They are a reloader who claims to use only one-fired military or police brass. The reviews suck.
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    I just ordered 147 gr Blazer Aluminum 2000 rounds. $169 per thousand. Found it at SG Ammo.




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