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Old 01-26-2012, 05:33 AM   #1
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Im new to handguns as I just purchased a Glock 19 approx. A month ago. I love my Glock by the way! Just wondering if you guys had any ideas/ places where you can buy some cheap ammo for target shooting. I currently get my ammo at walmart. Its about $26 for 100 rounds of winchester 9mm 115 grain fmj at walmart

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Old 01-26-2012, 05:58 AM   #2
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Im new to handguns as I just purchased a Glock 19 approx. A month ago. I love my Glock by the way! Just wondering if you guys had any ideas/ places where you can buy some cheap ammo for target shooting. I currently get my ammo at walmart. Its about $26 for 100 rounds of winchester 9mm 115 grain fmj at walmart
Make damn sure you check every round you put in your mag. I primarily use wwb but stopped using it in 9mm. Always have a couple of bad rounds per box where the bullet gets seated too far in the casing and puts a big crimp in it. Didn't catch it and got stuck in my bbl of my G17 and was a b$#ch to get out! I now just buy the 50 rnd boxes of federal and ends up being a tiny bit cheaper per 100 rnds vs WWB
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I use wolf ammo for practising. Works great for my glocks. Cheap but dirty.

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Winchester white box at wally world

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Has anyone tried Remington 9mm?

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My Walmart often has 100rd Federal 115gr 9mm for $20. Never had any problems in Lugers, P38s, Hi Powers and Taurus. Some say it's too weak to cycle the action but I've not seen that. Great for plinking.

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http://www.aimsurplus.com/product.aspx?item=AW9FMJ115&name=WPA+(Wolf)+9mm+11 5grn+FMJ+50rd+Box&groupid=46

http://www.ammoman.com/p/71/9mm-wolf-fmj-1000
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$8.75 a box is tough to beat! Of course, it's always shipping costs that kill the price. If four or five people can get together and get a case each, it seriously mitigates the shipping by spreading it across several orders.

It would be nice to see a truck dropping of 10 or so cases of ammo in front of my door and the gossip from the neighbors = Priceless!
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If you want to shoot steel case,wally world also carries tulammo now. 9.99 for 9mm

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I've put 300 rounds of Winchester white box target ammo through my new G27 no issues at all. I'd rather pay a couple dollars more for a good name brand target ammo that some cheap ammo as my Glock is worth more than the few dollars saved with cheap ammo.

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