close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

Lapua Cartridge Factory ammo

Discussion in 'The Kalashnikov Klub' started by Paddy, Mar 19, 2010.

  1. Paddy

    Paddy Glocktastic!

    132
    0
    Oct 4, 2009
    Tacoma, WA
    A friend of mine recently got an SKS from someone who had it for many years and hadn't taken it out for many years. Along with the SKS, he received several boxes of ammunition. From what I understand, Lapua makes really good stuff. This ammo is pretty old, though. What's on the outside of the cases? Seems to only appear where the case and bullet are touching the box.

    Check out the find:

    [​IMG]
     
  2. my762buzz

    my762buzz

    1,551
    0
    Mar 21, 2007
    Looks like the brass oxidized in spots.
    Brasso with a rag will polish that right off. Just be real careful it has not
    oxidized completely through the case and left a hole.

    [​IMG]
     


  3. Paddy

    Paddy Glocktastic!

    132
    0
    Oct 4, 2009
    Tacoma, WA
    Any other info on this stuff? Is my understanding of excellent quality brass correct?
     
  4. Paddy

    Paddy Glocktastic!

    132
    0
    Oct 4, 2009
    Tacoma, WA
  5. RWBlue

    RWBlue Mr. CISSP, CISA CLM

    23,523
    833
    Jan 24, 2004
    Sounds like good collectors stuff.

    Polish it up and sell it.