ammunition

Ammunition (commonly shortened to ammo) is propellant and projectile, or broadly anything that can be used in combat including bombs, missiles, warheads, landmines, naval mines, and anti-personnel mines. The word comes from the French la munition which is all material used for war. The collective term for all types of ammunition is munitions.
The purpose of ammunition is to project force against a selected target. However, the nature of ammunition use also includes delivery or combat supporting munitions such as pyrotechnic or incendiary compounds. Since the design of the cartridge, the meaning has been transferred to the assembly of a projectile and its propellant in a single package.
Ammunition involves the application of fire to targets, general use of weapons by personnel, explosives and propellants, cartridge systems, high explosive projectiles (HE), warheads, shaped charge forms of attack on armour and aircraft, carrier projectiles, fuzes, mortar ammunition, small arms ammunition, grenades, mines, pyrotechnics, improved conventional munitions, and terminally guided munition.

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  1. Eng

    New Savage stainless mod.16 308 factory mnt Nikon bdc + 300 plus rounds ammo

    Round 2.. Savage model 16 stainless factory mounted bdc reticle Nikon scope only 20 rounds fired comes with 300+ rounds of ammo..
  2. PizzaHaven

    Recommended Seattle area bulk ammo dealers?

    For the couple of years I’ve been buying ammo (9mm & .223/5.56), I’ve always bought in bulk online. Are there Seattle area (say SeaTac to Everett) shops that compete with online shops for 500-1000 round quantities when considering tax and shipping? I’m talking about pre-COVID shortages. I...
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    I am broke thanks to ammo.....

    welp, I spent more money on bullets the last month than on a gun. 9mm, 45acp, and 300 blkout rounds are crazy. $20-30 for 9mm, $40 for 45, and a whopping $25 for 20 rounds of black out. any relief in sight? sheeesh.
  4. L

    Vintage Ammo

    I have numerous boxes of vintage shells. Can anyone provide me a guesstimate on value, please?
  5. 1

    358 Winchester Ammo

    4 boxes of Winchester 200 gr Silvertip, $25 per 20 round box 4 boxes of Hornady 200 gr soft points , $40 per 20 round box Or take all for $240 I no longer have the rifle I bought all this for. It's an expensive caliber for factory loads. The Winchester loads are only made seasonally and are...
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    6mm Remington Ammo

    1 full box of 80 gr soft points 4 full boxes of 100 gr Core-Lokt soft points 1 partial box (9 rounds) of 100 gr Core-Lokt soft points 109 factory load rounds total. $60 for all to good home. Not interested in shipping. I live in Scappoose but work in NW Portland, so can meet up in either...
  7. A

    9mm Ammo, Wolf 115gr

    Wolf 9mm ammo 115 gr. $300
  8. Sellingmyguns

    Promoted  Sig 522 .22 rifle with red/green dot scope + approx 2600 rounds of .22LR Ammo & Case!

    This rifle is no longer produced and hard to find. It is an AR styled .22 with a 30rd magazine much more affordable to shoot and very fun. it has less than 500 rounds through it and has just been sitting in it's original case. I bought it new and added the scope to it. I cannot recall what brand...
  9. M

    7N6 ammo

    Ive got about 300rds of Russian 7N6 5.45x39 ammo. 9 boxes and one box loose. Trades Streamlight hlx 308 / 9mm / 45-70 Or..?
  10. R

    1000rds of Wolf Gold 55g .223 loose in ammo can

    1000rds of Wolf Gold 55g 5.56 loose in ammo can I have two for sale (1,000rds each) and price is for each and yes the ammo can is included. Brass case, copper jacket, sealed primer and bullet. Its stamped .223 however it's just like M193 5.56. Not the best pic (bottom) but you can see the...
  11. E

    12,500+ Rounds of .22 LR

    Have a little over 12,500 round of various brands of .22 LR. Its about 0.09 - 0.10 /round. All of it is in excellent shape, sealed in boxes, & modern brands (not old ammo). Ammo has been stored in metal ammo cans in a temp controlled environment. Will split it up into 1,000 Round lots OR will...
  12. Tarawa86

    9mm 9x19 Ammo 115gr FMJ Wolf Performance 50 Round Box $18.99

    Don't know if I would necessarily classify this as a great deal, but at least it's available. Shipping is $14.58 so a multi-box purchase would be in order. https://ammunitionstore.com/products/9mm-9x19-ammo-115gr-fmj-wolf-performance-50-round-box.html
  13. S

    .223 Red Army Standard

    I have .223 Remington Full Metal Jacket 55 grain Steel Case Red Army Standard available $160 for 500 Rounds obo Would be willing to possibly trade for 9mm range ammo as well. Send me a PM to connect up.
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    Metal ammo cans at Costco

    Local Costco (Tigard) has 50 cal metal ammo can with 30 cal can inside for about $20. Picked a set up a while back when they had them, so issue with them, so I got another set.
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    9mm FMJ Ammo (ALL SOLD)

    UPDATE July 7, 2020: ALL AMMO HAS BEEN SOLD Samson IMI 9mm Ball, NATO 115 grain FMJ 29 boxes of 50 rounds - $15/box 1 partial box of 20 rounds - $6 American Eagle 9mm 115 grain FMJ 1 box of 50 rounds - $15/box 1 partial box of 40 - $12 Text or Call 253-290-8460 Pickup in Lakewood, WA area...
  16. D

    .243 ammo

    Ive got two boxes of ammo that I wont use. one box only has 19rds. $20 takes all
  17. C

    Ammo for sale

    Hi guys and girls, I got some ammo that is not going to be used since I traded bunch of firearms recently... I got some 32acp some 300win mag some 8mm Mauser also 7.62 x 25 tokarev. I will also trade for 556 or 223 or 9mm... if anyone is interested I am located in Troutdale OR.
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