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Old March 9th, 2013, 12:33 PM   #1
 
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Buying Ammo Online

I have never bought ammo on line before are these sites reputable ? safe ? to give out credit card info ?

Cabelas.com
Ammunitiondepot.com
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Old March 9th, 2013, 12:37 PM   #2
 
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Add midwayusa.com to that list and you will have a pretty fine list. Be careful with cheaper than dirt, they are ridiculously overpriced.
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Check the reputation of each one prior to buying...use the same "safe to use cc/debit" protocol and standards as any other online purchase...

There is no "best" place to shop...but some don't have a great reputation overall...

Some that are normally okay may not be holding up to "expectations" given the current situation/shortage...
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I've had pretty good luck with Cabelas, Natchez Shooting Supply, Palmetto Armory. Shipping times have been as long as a month because of back log. Be patient and watch prices. The good deals (?) go fast!
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Cabelas is where I have been buying all my 9mm when available been paying $16.99 per 50. Noticed today though they now post there is a limit on how many you can purchase online
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Luckygunner and palmetto state armory are a couple other places I've used. As you know, always use a credit card for the sake of fraud protection. Good luck finding what you want!

OH! and sprtmansguide has some great deals and been around for a long time.
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They're all good. Have bought a lot online in the past and in large quantity it usually makes up for the shipping costs. Now, however, they're limiting you to only one or two boxes of ammo so, adding in shipping, the price per round is getting too high.

I like Cabela's when the have something, because you can do free ship-to-store, and I live near a store.
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Luckygunner and palmetto state armory are a couple other places I've used. As you know, always use a credit card for the sake of fraud protection. Good luck finding what you want!

OH! and sprtmansguide has some great deals and been around for a long time.
LuckyGunner is the biggest price gougers I have noticed by far!
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Has anyone checked Natchez Shooters Supply? Looks like they have some Lake City 5.56 green tips for $79.99 for a bag of 100 rounds. That's about .86 each INCLUDING shipping.

http://www.natchezss.com/product.cfm...00&src=tpSlrHm

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+1 on the ship to store,
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I have had no problems with Natchez Supply or SGAmmo good sites.
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I use Ammo Seek to find my ammo at the lowest prices.
Ammo :: Ammunition :: Ammo For Sale : Cheap Ammo : Find Ammunition at AmmoSeek.com
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Luckygunner and palmetto state armory are a couple other places I've used. As you know, always use a credit card for the sake of fraud protection. Good luck finding what you want!

OH! and sprtmansguide has some great deals and been around for a long time.
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LuckyGunner is the biggest price gougers I have noticed by far!
I just found some 45 Rem GS for less than Midway and a lot less than my LGS at Luckygunner. Also some 308 168 gr Sierra. Didn't buy a lot because these are premium rounds, but I got enough to keep myself happy for the next several months.

Up to just 5 minutes ago Midway was the only place I have bought ammo online. It may be the only place I buy ammo online from hereon out. Hoping Luckygunner ships quickly with no issues. Price seems to be the major issue people have with them.
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I have ordered in the past from:
Powdervalleyinc.com
Graf & Sons
Wideners.com
Midsouth Shooters Supply
Midwayusa.com
Natchezss.com
ableammo.com
cabelas.com
all with complete satisfaction. These days, it is just finding one that actually has what you need available. Good Luck.
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You also might want to check out Hinterland Outfitters and Wholesale Hunter. I've ordered from both with satisfaction.
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