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Ammo shortage isn't doing anything to traffic at my local range

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by wvtarheel, Feb 10, 2013.

  1. wvtarheel


    Nov 26, 2012
    Wife and I went to local free gun range yesterday...

    Due to extreme local ammo scarcity, we expected regulars only.

    Wrong... there were a bunch of new shooters, with newly purchased firearms there.

    I'm wondering where their ammo is from... its dead scarce here. Unless they were shooting expensive hollow points at nearly $1/round.

    Isn't it logical that at some point the ammo shortage should clear the range of all these newbies?

    The reason this is a big deal to me, is that my wife doesn't go if its busy. We saw a lady a few months ago that didn't understand what "range clear" meant and started shooting while people were downrange retrieving targets.
  2. porschedog


    Sep 29, 2009
    Lots of folks ( newbies) think they can only shoot the expensive sd stuff
    They leave the brass, so no complaints here