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Old 10-05-2012, 13:31   #1
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South Central PA Wal-Mart

Today I noticed several AR-type rifles in the case, and I was surprised to see M4 pattern rifles from 4 different manufacturers in stock, from a Colt LE6920 at $1050 down to a DPMS at ~ $699. Cash and carry, I love PA. Wouldn't see that in Maryland from where I came. So, no election year panic-induced clearing of the shelves up this way.
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Old 10-05-2012, 13:40   #2
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We have no ARs at all in Wal-Marts south eastern PA.
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Old 10-05-2012, 13:58   #3
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I noticed that at a south central pa Walmart (chambersburg) not only do they have those rifles, they also have reloading supplies
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Old 10-05-2012, 19:14   #4
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My Walmart doesn't have the DPMS, but does have the colt and a sig.
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Old 10-05-2012, 19:29   #5
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The few Walmarts around here I have been in carry no firearms at all.
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Old 10-05-2012, 21:05   #6
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Colt, Sig, DPMS, Bushmaster and Windham Armory ARs all present in South Texas at Wal-Mart.
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Old 10-05-2012, 21:16   #7
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Colt, Sig, DPMS, Bushmaster and Windham Armory ARs all present in South Texas at Wal-Mart.
Same here in NE TN. Really thinking about that Windham and the Colt. Good prices for local availability. You'll not do nearly that good without going to the net.


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Old 10-05-2012, 21:31   #8
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This is so stupid. PA walmarts have firearms and down here in SE TexaSS doesn't? :rolleyes:
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Old 10-06-2012, 06:20   #9
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I noticed that at a south central pa Walmart (chambersburg) not only do they have those rifles, they also have reloading supplies
Wow. I don't live far from Chambersburg; gonna have to pay that WalMart a visit. My local store carries only hunting rifles and shotguns.
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Old 10-06-2012, 06:45   #10
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I was told Wal Mart has some funky rule about being close to a school. If the store is (x) distance from a school it will not stock firearms, but they will stock ammo. At least in Fla anyway I noticed the Florida City Wally World in South Fla has the M4's in stock . The Colt is beckoning me .
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Old 10-06-2012, 06:50   #11
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im gonna have to check mine they took out the firearms section long ago but I got a flyer last week that said something about them having guns now...dont know if its true and they got it back or if it was just one of those "mistake" flyers I really should not have gotten.
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Old 10-06-2012, 09:11   #12
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This is so stupid. PA walmarts have firearms and down here in SE TexaSS doesn't? :rolleyes:
Not all WMs carry firearms. Locally here (SE Texas in Brazoria County) about 1/2 the store carry them and 1/2 don't. In is based on a number of factors rather to carry them or not in a certain store. Now with firearms being allowed to be placed in layaway sales are brisk to say the least. ARs are a strong seller at WM so expect to see more in the future.
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Old 10-06-2012, 10:20   #13
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There's something like 9 Walmarts in my county, the most populated in the State. All carry ammo and none carry firearms. They built a huge Walmart the next county over that has a much smaller population and it has a large rifle/shotgun display and a isle and a half of shooting accessories. Go figure.
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Old 10-06-2012, 11:45   #14
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Colt, Sig, DPMS, Bushmaster and Windham Armory ARs all present in South Texas at Wal-Mart.
Same here in souther NC. They never have all brands at the same time but I've seen all in stock at one point or another over the last couple of months.

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Old 10-06-2012, 19:31   #15
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The few Walmarts around here I have been in carry no firearms at all.
Same here. You have to go find someone just to unlock the damn case to get ammo, then fork over your DL at cash out. It's bull****.
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Old 10-06-2012, 19:54   #16
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Same here. You have to go find someone just to unlock the damn case to get ammo, then fork over your DL at cash out. It's bull****.
The DL is only if you appear under 40 years old. The lock case is to keep the ammo "controlled access", both to ensure only folks of legal age can obtain any ammo.

If you are getting "carded" because you look under 40 enjoy it now cause some day you won't
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Old 10-06-2012, 21:22   #17
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Today I noticed several AR-type rifles in the case, and I was surprised to see M4 pattern rifles from 4 different manufacturers in stock, from a Colt LE6920 at $1050 down to a DPMS at ~ $699. Cash and carry, I love PA. Wouldn't see that in Maryland from where I came. So, no election year panic-induced clearing of the shelves up this way.
Any Walmarts near Lancaster PA carry ARs?
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Old 10-09-2012, 16:27   #18
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and just one more reason I miss PA(Lancaster)
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Old 10-09-2012, 20:28   #19
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DSG Arms have Colt 6920 for $995 with free shipping till the end of this month. I'm still thinking about it.
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WalMart publishes a special-order gun catalog. But I don't know how the process works (order on-line and pick up in store)?
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