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Are people really paying these prices?

Discussion in 'Caliber Corner' started by MSims, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. MSims

    MSims

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    Just checked gunbroker and basically people are paying $27 to $35 dollars for a box of 50 rounds of 9mm...

    Havent seen 50 rounds but have seen 250 to 1000 and it comes out to $27 to $35 per 50 rounds on gunbroker...

    Wow and i thought walmart raising there prices to $13.27 per box of 50 from $11.97 was alot lol... why are people paying these prices??? I have been buying my ammo no more then 14.97 at the most per box of 50 and well i thought that was expensive since they were cci blazer and american eagle...
     
  2. Kentguy

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    MSims "...people are paying $27 to $35 dollars for a box of 50 rounds of 9mm..."

    Desperate times - desperate people... I guess? :dunno:
     
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  3. SCmasterblaster

    SCmasterblaster G17 carrier since 1989 Millennium Member

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    if they really need the ammo, they'll pay the prices. :cool:
     
  4. concretefuzzynuts

    concretefuzzynuts Brew Crew

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    Have you seen the mark-up of .22's?
     
  5. SCmasterblaster

    SCmasterblaster G17 carrier since 1989 Millennium Member

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    No, I haven't. :upeyes:
     
  6. OldSchool64

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    Crazy!!! :sad:
     
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  7. MSims

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    No whats the markup... Just curious from original prices to now... I never used .22s so im just curious...
     
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    SCmasterblaster G17 carrier since 1989 Millennium Member

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    Soon to be 100%
     
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    jlbeasley1976 Southern BTGOG

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    Ive heard of guys around here that think .50 cents per round is a good price for 9mm...:eek::confused:
     
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    My LGS tries to sell .22lr (Federal bulk) for $7 per 50. That's $77 for a 550 round brick that used to be $20......
     
  12. SCmasterblaster

    SCmasterblaster G17 carrier since 1989 Millennium Member

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    will this ammo madness end? :cool:
     
  13. glock1911revolver

    glock1911revolver Vice-Emperor

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    I was following an auction on GB where somebody bought 5k CCI mini-mags for over $.21 a round.

    Last April I bought 9mm for $.20 a shot.
     
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    3 weeks ago at a gun show i saw a 100 round box of 9mm wwb with a price of $50.00. The day before i was lucky enough to find the same box at walmart for $25.00.
     
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    hi-power man Silver Member

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    I think people are paying the high prices.

    I went shooting at one of the local ranges today. There was a fellow at the counter buying ammo and some range time. The only 9 mm available at the shop was Remington Disintegrator which the shop is selling for $55 per box. OK he says, give me a box. After he moved to the range, I asked the counter fellow about his 9 mm supply and he said the only thing they could get at this time is the Remington Disintegrator.

    Based on my discussions with friends, there is no ammo in the three counties around us. WM may be getting some but it is rumored it is going out the door with the employees who are reselling it. The LGS's have a few boxes but the prices are high.
     
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  17. jdw174

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    There are some absurdly high bids going on 9mm ammo on gunbroker right now. Some people are totally desperate or have money to burn. Haven't decided which yet.
     
  18. SCmasterblaster

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    They are totally desperate!!!!!!