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Old 10-02-2012, 09:34 AM   #1
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I haven't done much centerfire reloading. I spent a couple hours looking for 357 cal 200 gr cast, 158 JSP, 44cal 300 grain cast and 9mm JSP with the case that fragments leaving the lead core intact. I was unable to find any of them. I was hoping to order from a business similar to Brownells or Midway so I avoid extra shipping charges. Are shortages common with Brownells and Midway? All they seemed to have in stock were hollow points.

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I haven't done much centerfire reloading. I spent a couple hours looking for 357 cal 200 gr cast, 158 JSP, 44cal 300 grain cast and 9mm JSP with the case that fragments leaving the lead core intact. I was unable to find any of them. I was hoping to order from a business similar to Brownells or Midway so I avoid extra shipping charges. Are shortages common with Brownells and Midway? All they seemed to have in stock were hollow points.
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It's hard even to keep an ffl stocked right now.

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Oh well, I would have rather spent the money on components. But I ended buying enough HSM bear ammo to get through hunting season in NC. If I decide to hunt out of state I can order more.

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