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Old 08-25-2016, 8:20 PM
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Default Buying ammo, online or local shops/stores...best deals?

I'm not ready to justify the amount it will cost to buy reloading equipment, so for people like me, where am I going to get the best deals on ammo? For me specifically, I shoot 7.62x39 and just added a .270. Where does everyone buy their ammo, in general. Any suggestions? I live in the Central Valley near Modesto, CA.
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Old 08-25-2016, 8:21 PM
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Sgammo.com has consistent good pricing and fair shipping charges.
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Old 08-25-2016, 8:32 PM
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+1 for SG

Also good luck with Gander and Targetsportusa
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Old 08-25-2016, 8:47 PM
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SG does have pretty competitive prices, shipping not bad either. Thanks for the lead. Any preference between Wolf, TulAmmo, Red Army or Golden Tiger for 7.62x39? Is it even worth higher priced rounds simply for a fun day of shooting on the range?
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Old 08-25-2016, 9:25 PM
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I reload so I am not the best of factory rounds, But everything I have heard is with all of those you should get a box of each locally and test them to see what works best in your rifle. Once you have that info you can go big and buy bulk.
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Old 08-25-2016, 9:41 PM
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Ammoseek.com
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Old 08-26-2016, 4:33 AM
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Yes, Ammoseek.
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Old 08-26-2016, 7:28 AM
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Ammoseek found the best price on 7.62x39 at Cheaper than dirt, but their shipping is more than double SG's, $22 vs $46.69
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Old 08-26-2016, 8:13 AM
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Anyone purchase ammo from Freedom Muntitions? They offer free shipping on 1st purchase and their shipping rates are reasonable like SG too.
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Old 08-26-2016, 9:29 AM
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Ammoseek found the best price on 7.62x39 at Cheaper than dirt, but their shipping is more than double SG's, $22 vs $46.69
Search is forum for reasoning behind why you should never shop at cheaper than dirt. Even if the price was higher elsewhere, no way they get a cent from me
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Old 08-26-2016, 9:43 AM
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In no particular order for factory ammo:

palmettostatearmory
a1ammo
targetsportsusa
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Old 08-26-2016, 9:59 AM
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Don't overlook big box stores, I have found the $24+Tax for the 100 pack of Federal 9mm at Wal-Mart is slightly better then the same ammo online+shipping
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Try http://www.targetsportsusa.com/, they have,Wolf Polyformance 7.62x39mm Ammo 123 Grain FMJ Steel Case 1000 Rds Bulk @ $240 with free shipping.
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I found that Freedommunitions.com the cheapest around if in stock. But not the fastest On shipping expect 3 weeks


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