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Old 05-21-2014, 01:39 AM   #81
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Actually, While $19 to $23 for 1 Brick of Auto-Match is somewhat of a jump in price, it's still a whole lot better then $49.95!!!!!

Edit: a Rise from $19 to $23..
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i was happy to pay $19 for several bricks of automatch quite a few months ago (when it was the first i had found in months & months). however, i honestly am not impressed with the stuff....imo basically comparable to most other bulk cheap 22, and you get 325 instead of 500....

i paid $2 bucks each a week ago for 2 boxes of 50 ct. rem. thunderbolts....i think i got ripped off....
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Yeah, well with thunderbolts you
Did. The auto match is not as good, but still better then t-Bolts.


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aww, come on...i was just gonna offer to sell it to you for $9 for a box of 50....
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Naah. Took me too long to get rid of the Last brick and to much Extra Cleaning..


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For many years before the current shortage, dad and I would buy 22lr whenever it went on sale, whether we needed it or not. Did the same with 22mag. No rhyme or reason, just bought it. Consequently, I've still got plenty of both. Enough 22lr that I don't think twice about taking my Single-Six and 10/22 to the range any time the mood strikes.
Did the same awhile back, but boy o boy I wish I could find 22mag at a reasonable price if at all. Would love to see it again at $10.00 / $12.00 per 50rd box.


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The lack of cheap ammo is making some folks dump their classic .22 rifles and pistols.
So while the ammo might be a PITA to find, deals on what eats them aint!

Free market.............don't like a scalper, don't buy from 'em.

Real simple..............they can only sell the stuff at prices people are willing to pay.

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There is 22 mag on cheaper than dirt, and luckygunner.com for the guy who said he couldn't find any


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I went to my local gun shop the other day and they had several bricks and different choices of .22 ammo. Overpriced? Sure, but still cheaper then the overpriced 9mm, .45, and .40 ammo. Plus, I would prefer to spend more money on ammo and train then to complain about the price of ammo and not be ready for a real life situation.

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