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Is there any .308 Win left in the country?

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by KidJavelin, Dec 22, 2012.

  1. KidJavelin

    KidJavelin Puget Sound Member

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    Well since last Friday a couple of things have happened. Prices for evil black rifles have pretty much doubled, even for crappy ones, and ammo is getting REALLY scarce. I knew finding big lots of .308 was tough a few months ago, but finding anything that isn't expensive match ammo is damned near impossible this week. Who's got it all:huh:, and will they let me buy some, please?:rolleyes:
     
  2. Andy

    Andy Aurora, OR Active Member

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  3. bmgm37

    bmgm37 Coos Bay Active Member

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    Heck, I'm still shoot all that stuff I bought years ago for $129 per 1000......:paranoid:
     
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  4. DeanMk

    DeanMk Poulsbo, Wa. Active Member

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    Even Mall-Fart?!
    Wow....did you check Boerners?


    Dean
     
  5. KidJavelin

    KidJavelin Puget Sound Member

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    Boheners has that Zombie max crap for extortion rates, and 3 box limit. Wally World doesn't have a thing. I'm going to try and do some more hunting around today.
     
  6. DeanMk

    DeanMk Poulsbo, Wa. Active Member

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    Just remembered that Freddie's just opened a gun department...oops, I mean kiosk.
    In the back, near the lawn and garden crap.
    Might be time to take a trip to Bremerton.
    I think the guy who runs that dept. is named Mike.



    Dean
     
  7. Grunwald

    Grunwald Out of that nut job colony of Seattle, WA Well-Known Member

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    Sorry I bought up all the available surplus last year.
     
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    raindog Portland, OR Active Member

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    Must be a Bremerton thing...no kiosk I've seen at PDX Fred Meyers.
     
  9. DeanMk

    DeanMk Poulsbo, Wa. Active Member

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    From what I was told by the kid who was filling in for him that day, yes, this instance is specific only to the Bremerton Fred Meyer.
    The guy wanted to do it, so he talked to the powers that be and they said ok.
    How long will it last?...I don't know.

    It is kinda nice to see again.
    When I was a kid, every department store in town, except maybe Woolworth's and Bremer's, had a gun department.
    Sears, JC Penny's, Merit Mart, the Navy Exchange, they all had 'em.
    Different world, these days. :(




    Dean
     
  10. bmgm37

    bmgm37 Coos Bay Active Member

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    I do work for Fred Meyers and they are adding the gun departments in stores that are going through remodels.
     
  11. DeanMk

    DeanMk Poulsbo, Wa. Active Member

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    Is that ALL of the Fred Meyer's, or just the Oregon stores?


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  12. JimmyD

    JimmyD Salem,Or Member

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    I was in 12th st gun shop on friday here in Salem, They had alot of 308 ammo left on the shelf...
     
  13. jmurray192

    jmurray192 wilsonville oregon Active Member

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    yes but at what price. Were looking for cheaper 308. Last week it could be had for 60. a round. this week ya right....
     
  14. raindog

    raindog Portland, OR Active Member

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    Big bricks of import surplus...yeah, I think that's gone.

    Natchez SS and other online places still have hunting-grade 308. Of course, it's hunting-grade prices.

    Looks like the price per round on gunbroker for name brand like Federal AE is now $1/round.
     
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    Hendo84 Washington New Member

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    Boerners does have the 308 168gr zombie stuff for about 35 bucks a box. There is only a limit on the 223 though (3 boxes per person)
     
  16. H2O MAN

    H2O MAN Georgia - USA Well-Known Member

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    Yep, I still have cases of Portuguese NATO surplus that I purchased at that price.
    I bought it cheap and stacked it deep :thumbup:
     
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  17. JimmyD

    JimmyD Salem,Or Member

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    I dont remember the price, If im in there agin this week i'll check