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Where can I find good deals on AK ammo?

Discussion in 'The Kalashnikov Klub' started by EM87, Jan 4, 2010.

  1. EM87

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    Can any of you link a site that sells AK ammo in bulk at good prices? Someone responded in another thread I started a while back that I shouldn't pay more than $200 for a case of 1000 rounds shipped. I can't find a deal like that anywhere though!
     
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    Aimsurplus.com / Ammoman.com
     

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    I can't either unless it's 5.45x39 MILSURP.
     
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    the-armory.com. I got a 1260 round case of 7.62 delivered for $240 about 3 months ago. prices have gone up some since then. Ordered it on sunday and it was on the front porch tuesday afternoon.
     
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    "Where can I find good deals on AK ammo?"

    You'll need a time machine. Go back to '94, '95, '96. I used to think that $79.00 per thousand was expensive. :supergrin:
     
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    Thanks for the links, everyone!
     
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    Just order 1K Wolf from ammoman.com 2 days ago $239 delivered.
     
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    Cope's has Uly for $110/500 rds. plus $8 flat rate shipping. Comes out to be about $228/1k shipped. Not too bad, not for right now anyway.
     
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    I remember over the last few weeks seeing cases for $209 + shipping, I think that's the best you are going to do.
     
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    In the chart in the post above me there's two Yugo M67 ammos listed; "Yugo M 67 Surplus" and "Yugo M67". Is there a difference, or is it all surplus (and corrosive)? I've been told that I should get some of this ammo, but I'm not sure why it was recommended. Can someone tell me a little bit about it?
     
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    It's the same and all the Yugo M67 is "surplus". It's compiled from different sources, so the descriptions aren't 100% consistent. Yes, M67 is corrosive, but still very good ammo. The only bad thing about it is that it's corrosive. Personally, I'd just spend the 1 cent/round more and get the Brown Bear. I shoot corrosive 5.45x39 and 7.62x54R, but that's because the non-corrosive options are much more expensive. 7.62x39--they're pretty neck and neck.
     
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    When you say the M67 is good ammo, what do you factor into your decision? How is it when compared to the Brown Bear?
     
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    I've personally never shot any, but heard a lot about it on various forums. It's consistent, accurate, and deadly (nasty wound channel). Again, I'm not an ammo expert, I'd think if you were shooting paper and not people/animals, the difference is negligible. Also, if your range tests with a magnet, the Yugo ammo would pass the test.
     
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    It wasn't that long ago. Back in the '04-'05 time frame I bought 6,000 rounds of Wolf from SG for $66/1,000 delivered. Still have the unopened cases in my gun room. I wish I had bought a trailer truck load. It's worth more than any other "investment" I have ever made.

    When I bought my first AK back in the early 90's I bought 1440 round cases of Chinese for $99 per case.
     
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    I ordered 1000 rounds of Brown Bear yesterday for $205 before shipping... it was 30 bucks to ship it though, holy crap! The total was $236 or something. That's way too much money...