Anyone know where this white box Win

Discussion in 'Ammunition & Reloading' started by Wiebelhaus, Nov 22, 2012.

  1. Wiebelhaus

    Wiebelhaus New Member

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    Know where this white box Winchester manufactured/comes from? It's branded made in the US and it shoots fairly well, I've had minimal problems with it and I've shot a bunch of it.

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  2. Marlinman

    Marlinman New Member

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    I THINK they are made in new york but I'm not sure on that
     

  3. Chainfire

    Chainfire Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Mine came from Walmart on Main Street.
     
  4. Wiebelhaus

    Wiebelhaus New Member

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    hahahaha, smarty pants!
     
  5. rhyno13

    rhyno13 New Member

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    It's made by the Olin Corp for winchester in East Alton IL. I bought my box at my local gun shop.
     
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  6. Chainfire

    Chainfire Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Olin, in Wakulla County, Fl. also makes 9mm, but I don't know how it is branded, or whether it is only for military consumption.
    One of my co-workers formerly worked in that plant on the nitro line. I will ask her what brands they made and get back with you.

    There is a train that leaves there daily with the goodies if you want the schedule........:)
     
  7. Wiebelhaus

    Wiebelhaus New Member

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    Awesome thanks guys.
     
  8. Wiebelhaus

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    Wow that's a pretty hardcore story about their beginning with WW1 & 2, Instead of letting Winchester put them out of business by blacklisting them with suppliers, he just bought the raw material manufacturers and then later bought Winchester, I bet he was a force to be reckoned with!