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Kraj 02-01-2013 05:51 AM

primers
 
My lgs got a shipment of primers in. I've only been reloading for about 2 months so I only picked up 1000. 37 bucks which isn't bad considering the last bunch I bought around here was 34 before the panic

sdiver35 02-01-2013 10:02 AM

That is a good price and you are lucky they let you get a full 1K. Our LGS allowed me to buy 2 - 100 packs yesterday at $5 per 100.

sparky80 02-01-2013 10:09 AM

That's a good deal. I got small and large pistol primers at two diffferent shops for 50 plus tax per 1k.

Donn 02-01-2013 10:19 AM

Get as many as you can. Reloading supplies are the weak link in the chain, primers in particular.

aandabooks 02-02-2013 01:25 AM

I've bought 5,000 in the past 2 weeks for 33.40 per 1,000. Small/Large Pistol and Rem Benchrest Small Rifle. I'll probably pickup another 2-3,000 this next week. I'm stockpiling them while they are available.

Ranger185 02-03-2013 08:19 PM

You guys are lucky I have finally gotten everything to get started well when my dies get here tomorrow but can't find any small pistol primers anywhere. I was able to get a box of small rifle but kinda Leary of starting out with those since I am a newbie.....

Kraj 02-27-2013 12:11 AM

stopped in to my local cabellas which was empty because there is a snow storm coming. picked up 1000 SPP for 38.72. not bad considering i didnt think i would find any

nitestalker 02-27-2013 12:33 AM

Ammunition companies are running 24/7 catching up. Reloading supplies will be in short supply until the stocks are up. Small pistol primers will most likely be hard to get for another 6 mos.

Kraj 02-27-2013 04:19 AM

I know that they arnt in stock piles but ive been really lucky. I started reloading at the tail end of december before all this panic started. I had 200 primers left and i found some in stock so i got 1000. I had about 75 when i found these tonight. Shooting wayyy more than i was 4 months ago. Which is sweet

nitestalker 02-27-2013 04:55 AM

When loading for handguns 1,000 primers may not last very long. I run a progressive machine and buy 5,000 at a time. I doubt I will make it thru the drought.:(


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