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Old October 9th, 2013, 07:13 AM   #1
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Default .22 availability.

Looking for general bulk, anyone know of anywhere with some stock?
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Old October 9th, 2013, 07:23 AM   #2
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last time I really saw any was at Bass Pro a while back with normal prices. I haven't looked hard though.

flea market I went to south of grand haven wanted on average .12 a round
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Old October 9th, 2013, 07:44 AM   #3
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A lot of the more common centerfire calibers are starting to fill the shelves again but .22LR is, for the most part, still a unicorn.

Your best bet is to order online.
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Old October 9th, 2013, 02:43 PM   #4
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Old October 9th, 2013, 08:05 PM   #5
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http://www.midwayusa.com/product/139...lead-flat-nose

$200 for a pack of 500(!)...you've got to be pretty desperate to want to shoot them, there's really no cost advantage IMO anymore over the larger centerfire ammo. You can buy 250 .40 from the same site right now for $100...
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Old October 9th, 2013, 08:34 PM   #6
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Looking for general bulk, anyone know of anywhere with some stock?
recently drove thru ILL and WISC. stock readily available at cabella and gander mtn.
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Old October 9th, 2013, 09:13 PM   #7
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Just bought a box of 555 for around $20 Canadian... Is that a good price?

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Can you bring ammo over the border? I might have to make a trip and buy about 10000 rounds...
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Old October 9th, 2013, 09:24 PM   #9
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I am now wondering this my self
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Old October 9th, 2013, 09:31 PM   #10
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Why is .22LR so hard to find?
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Old October 9th, 2013, 09:44 PM   #11
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Can you bring ammo over the border? I might have to make a trip and buy about 10000 rounds...
Not sure. I know I can buy in the US and bring to Canada, but there are quantity restrictions, not sure about the other way around?:what:
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That's because generally it's cheap to play with, so guys clean out the stores as soon as it hits the shelves. The ammo makers can't keep up even running 3 shifts.
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Just talked to an employee at Canadian Tire, and he said he has American customers that buy tons of 22lr all the time. He is not sure wether it is legal for them to take back, but it is legal for them to buy it over here...

They had a box of 1000 for $50, can't remember brand...
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I can't find any thing on Google that says its illegal to buy ammo in Canada and bring it to the USA humm

I might have to take a little trip to your home land big bird
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I might have to take a little trip to your home land big bird
I'd make a call to us customs. It would suck to get branded by them...
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That's because generally it's cheap to play with, so guys clean out the stores as soon as it hits the shelves. The ammo makers can't keep up even running 3 shifts.
It wasn't a problem a year ago...
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Old October 11th, 2013, 10:18 AM   #17
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Just found some bulk HP 0.06/rd best I've found so far.


Got 2500.
Edit: just got notification the stock I ordered ran out while in was ordering.
Damnit.

Should've ordered more but, wallets a little thin, and I still need to feed .223 and 762

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