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Ammo, OUCH!

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by rootbrain, Dec 27, 2012.

  1. rootbrain

    rootbrain Mayan Priest

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    Notice today Cheaperthandirt has 62gr FMJ 1000 round case of 5.56 in stock.

    $999.00 !!!!!!!!!

    Rootbrain
     
    Last edited: Dec 27, 2012
  2. WinterWizard

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    More price gouging from CTD. Looks like they are trying to alienate the entire shooting community.
     


  3. 03Cobra

    03Cobra

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    well, i went by the store and they were sold out of everything so you can't really blame them. If demand goes up so will prices - I'm betting you won't be helping them out by giving them money if a weapon/ammo ban goes through. they would likely go out of business shortly after given tactical guns are such a huge part of their business.
     
  4. RatDrall

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    Actually, they're selling their products for prices their customers will pay. It's called "Free Market Capitolism".

    I've bought lots of stuff from CTD, when it's priced right, and will do so again if it works out that way.
     
  5. WinterWizard

    WinterWizard

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    Don't care what anyone calls it, it's price gouging to me. :wavey:
     
  6. gommer

    gommer

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    Wow, I just picked up 200 rounds last night for $12 a box at WallyWorld. Guess I did alright.
     
  7. USMCgs3

    USMCgs3

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    Pmc bronze 223 at the lgs for 8.95 a box. I got 300 rounds of 556 on stripper clips for $130 otd.

    posted using Outdoor Hub Campfire
     
  8. Ruggles

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    Well you won't have to wait in line behind a bunch of others on here while you shop at CTD so you should be happy :rofl:

    Those guys have really taken a kick in the nards on their reputation with their antics both in 2008 and now.....screw em I say :wavey:
     
  9. venenoindy

    venenoindy

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    I seen some unknown brand 500 rdn cases of 5.56 at a GS near my house going for $350.00, people were buying them like crazy.
     
  10. cowboy1964

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    I can buy 1000 rounds of Hornady TAP for $850ish, and that is fairly pricey stuff.
     
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  11. lawman800

    lawman800 Juris Glocktor

    Stocked up after the 2008 elections and bought up a ton of XM193 for $330/1000, also got my assortment of 77 grain TAP and other stuff.

    Glad I did.
     
  12. pnutcar

    pnutcar MIZZOU TIGERS!

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    Bought 10 boxes (Cabelas max amt) of PNC 5.56 for $8.24/box this evening. They had tons of it.
     
    Last edited: Dec 28, 2012
  13. TangoFoxtrot

    TangoFoxtrot OIF 04-05

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    Well they lost me as a customer for sure.:steamed:
     
  14. Teej

    Teej

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    Can't find anything like this listed on Cabelas. Can you provide the link?
     
  15. Teej

    Teej

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    Find it hard to believe that anyone from GT is still doing business with CheaperThanDirt........??

    I'm taken off of their mailing list and I will never do business with them again!!! :steamed:
     
  16. pnutcar

    pnutcar MIZZOU TIGERS!

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    It was in store. They sent out "employee pricing" mailers. On sale for $10.99 currently.

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Dec 28, 2012
  17. Teej

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    I did not realize your purchase was from their retail store. I thought you were referring to on-line purchase.