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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 1:57 am    Post subject: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

I managed to pick up 119 pieces of 30-06 brass for my wifes rifle for $7.50 and I got some IMR 4350 at $15.00 dollers a pound. I also picked up a kick a$$ MTM zombie ammo can.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 4:09 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

Sometimes lightning strikes when we least expect it. You did very well. All the best...
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 5:45 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

Well done TLO...that's a pretty good score mate.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 1:38 pm    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

thanks I thought so. I getting started with some test loads for my wife this evening.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:00 pm    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

tlo, glad you found a good find. I didn't make it to the gun show this weekend. I'm traveling to much and falling behind at home. Have fun with the test loads.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:28 pm    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

I'd say you scored!! That ammo can would make a great lunch box too. I dunno about the price of the brass, but I just bought a pound of H4895 for $24, so I'd say $15 is scary cheap. Where was the show, Portland?

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:57 pm    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

wtf Suz-where are you buying powder?I was just at Bimart last week and they had a sale $2.00/lb off I believe!Makes it near $20.00/lb-the sale might still be on! Smile

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 10:39 pm    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

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I'd say you scored!! That ammo can would make a great lunch box too. I dunno about the price of the brass, but I just bought a pound of H4895 for $24, so I'd say $15 is scary cheap. Where was the show, Portland?

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I can buy the exact same powder out here Suz...although it's called AR2206H here. ADI manufacture that particular powder and its marketed in the US by Hogdon as H4895. A 500gm tin (1.102 lb) costs me AUD$39 (US$41.90), and the powder is made here in Australia !!! Go figure?

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 11:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

$69NZ for me Sad Sad

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 12:35 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

The show was at the Douglas county Fair grounds. I usually pay about $22 on powder per pumd at bi mart and as for the brass it figures out to be about 6 cents a piece and the cheapest I have been able to find it really is at about 40 cents a piece so I would say I got a bargain. I just finished up the first test loads for my wife this evening. I hope to have her loaded up with plenty of ammo to last her a while in about a month. Topping the rounds with Hornady 150 gr SSTs.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 12:37 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

sounds like you are off to a great start. you should be able to get some cheap 150s to plink with too.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 7:06 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

Hodgdon powders are the equivalent of US$56.50 here, with Alliant not much less & primers US$50.00/1,000 Sad
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 7:22 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

Just a note for this fine snowy morning...New Zealand got their butt kicked by the Samoans. Just thought you'd like to know.

Cost of powder. SCAREY...$15.00 is a fine price in this day and age. That's how much it cost 5 or 6 years ago. Just before the age of obama.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 7:38 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

Just looked at my Bi-Mart receipt and I paid $24.48 for powder....I live in a depressed area too. Oh well did I ever tell you I had good luck? Least I'm not buying in NewZee.

Doesn't Bi-Mart sound like a good place to find a homo? I always buy ammo, guns, powder and bullets there, never seen any homo for sale.

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2012 7:51 am    Post subject: Re: Got a bargain at the Gun show today Reply with quote

Bought a (few) pounds a month ago at a GUN SHOW, all was in the 15 to 18 dollar range , were as most of the stores here in alabama are in the 23 to 28 dollar a pound price range .

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