Ammo Availability

Discussion in 'Community Forum' started by ptbrauch, May 7, 2013.

  1. ptbrauch

    ptbrauch 12 pointer

    Nov 10, 2004
  2. cityslicker

    cityslicker 8 pointer

    Jan 11, 2010
    Hart county
    There's plenty of ammo being produced, but what you have going on is people(idiots) waiting in line each morning at Walmart, Cabela's, etc. buying up all the .22LR, 9mm, .40 and any other popular round. Then they turn around and resell or they hoard it.
  3. billman

    billman Fawn

    Jan 16, 2012
    I keep reading of people doing this but that can't keep going on too much longer. how many will keep paying super inflated prices from the opportunists?

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  4. WildmanWilson

    WildmanWilson 12 pointer

    Dec 26, 2004
    Western Ky.
    Sounds like a good bill to me. Now if they could pass a bill to punish panic buying and idiots....That may be a tough one.
  5. rimfirejunkie

    rimfirejunkie 6 pointer

    May 6, 2013
    It's not just ammo. Try finding primers and powder. Seriously affecting my way of life!
  6. DRS

    DRS Banned

    Mar 3, 2010
    Whats got me concerned is that some folks that hunt, and normally just buy a couple of boxes of ammo/year for hunting. They buy their two boxes normally using one box to see if their Deer rifles are sighted-in correctly, and use the second for hunting. If they are not able to find their particular ammo, they need to check their rifles, they will still go hunting and we'll all might hear numerous Deer being wounded and becoming lost, all because they were unable to find enough ammo to check their rifles.
  7. patiodaddy

    patiodaddy 10 pointer

    Sounds like a good start to me, time to bring this Administration to heel anyway possible. However, I don't think we will see it ease up until at least 2014 and that is only if Republicans win big. To see it back to even close to where we were a year ago will not happen until we have a Republican President and control of BOTH Houses in DC. I think we have a great many new Gun enthusiasts here in America that need supplying as well as those that got caught way short and have vowed to never let that happen again. 2017 would be my guess as to when we will see a noticable difference in the supply.
  8. new guy

    new guy Banned

    Jun 30, 2011
    deep in the mountains

    sadly this is correct
  9. 120+

    120+ 12 pointer

    I can't believe it's gone on this long but I'm just waiting it out.

    I'll be shocked if it's still a problem come deer season.
  10. new guy

    new guy Banned

    Jun 30, 2011
    deep in the mountains

    sorry this doesnt have anything to do with republican or democrat politics
    Last edited: May 9, 2013
  11. new guy

    new guy Banned

    Jun 30, 2011
    deep in the mountains

    it wouldn't surprise me one bit.....alot of hoarders to deal with
  12. Feedman

    Feedman Cyber-Hunter

    May 28, 2003
    In the basement
    Please explain what you think
  13. GSP

    GSP 14 Pointer Staff Member

    Dec 12, 2001
    No, please don't
  14. randy grider

    randy grider 12 pointer

    Mar 15, 2006
    Burgin, KY
    I'm calling bullshit on this one ! Research the voting histories of our congressmen and senators, it is ALLWAYS the democrats pushing for gun control, which caused the scare, which caused the panic buying, which caused the shortages.
  15. patiodaddy

    patiodaddy 10 pointer

    To hear you tell it.......................:highly_amused:

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