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New ammo cans on sale at Costco

Discussion in 'Great Deals' started by F2CMaDMaXX, Jun 7, 2016.

  1. F2CMaDMaXX

    F2CMaDMaXX West of Portland from England Bullet goes where now? Staff Member Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Costco have two new, good quality, sealing, metal ammo cans, .50cal and .30cal for $20.

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  2. cityrice

    cityrice vancouver wa Active Member

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    Hopefully they will start selling ammo soon.
     
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  3. F2CMaDMaXX

    F2CMaDMaXX West of Portland from England Bullet goes where now? Staff Member Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    lol, i doubt it, but that would be cool.

    They've got quite a few Canon safes in at the Hillsboro store right now, along with a large pallet of these cans.
     
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  4. bolus

    bolus Portland Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    we need a costco for firearms. Buy you ammo by the pallet. AR receivers by the bushel. 100,000 ear plugs. gun oil by the tanker
     
  5. Joe13

    Joe13 NW of Vancouver Opinionated & Blunt Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Ha! Yea, right...


    I can barely afford to walk out of that place with the food basics:eek:
     
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  6. Diamondback

    Diamondback A cold, wet green Hell Well-Known Member

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    But with the bulk buys come Quantity Discounts. :)

    One of my Lottery List dreams: to open up a Tactical Outfitter that buys ammo in lots so big Lake City gives us half-off the wholesale price. (Deep discounts passed along to NWFA and other selected firearm community Supporting Members, too! :D )

    Sigh... I have to win the Powerball before I can even start to think about indulging my dreams of being the American homefront's Yuri Orlov... LOL
     
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  7. 2A2Dend

    2A2Dend .. Well-Known Member

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    Look into surplus. I've found them for more than reasonable.
    50cal/B-grade $10
    Fat 50/B-grade $12
     
  8. F2CMaDMaXX

    F2CMaDMaXX West of Portland from England Bullet goes where now? Staff Member Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    That's why i bought these;

    .50cal A grade & .30cal A grade.

    Both brand new, $20 for the pair.
     
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  9. 2A2Dend

    2A2Dend .. Well-Known Member

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    I missed the 50/30 option. I have a supply, so I must have skimmed the posting.
    Not bad if 30cal cans are of use.
    Bigger is better
     
  10. FatherHolyHoly

    FatherHolyHoly MN Active Member

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    For those of you who make it a point to buy USA made goods, these are not for you.
     
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  11. billdeserthills

    billdeserthills Cave Creek, Arizony Well-Known Member

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    Isn't that price a bit high for a china import?
     
  12. F2CMaDMaXX

    F2CMaDMaXX West of Portland from England Bullet goes where now? Staff Member Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Yes, label on the bottom says made in China for Heritage, NY.

    It's a metal ammo can, quality seems alright, price felt alright for the two cans being brand new.
     
  13. PDXSparky

    PDXSparky Keizer / Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    I'll stick with the surplus ammo cans. I like the authentic look with the writing on the outside and Made in "Merica.
     
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  14. Joe13

    Joe13 NW of Vancouver Opinionated & Blunt Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    last time I bought ammo cans they were $8 each.

    Guy on here ordered a pallet and had a ton extra. I don't know what constitutes A or B grade but no rust and good seals on all mine.

    I bet a group buy on these would go well.
     
  15. 2A2Dend

    2A2Dend .. Well-Known Member

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    I buy the real deal.
    Check locally for surplus shops in your area. As a last effort, ebay. Be sure to check shipping costs.
     
  16. F2CMaDMaXX

    F2CMaDMaXX West of Portland from England Bullet goes where now? Staff Member Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Never saw a nice looking can at a surplus shop for ten bucks. Depending on their condition, it was 10 and upwards, purely for the nicer condition/appearance.

    If people don't want to buy these, i do not care, however the price and condition is good, which is why i posted it.
     
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  17. RB87

    RB87 Oregon Active Member

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    Just ran into these myself. Decent deal for brand new cans.
     
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  18. JTech

    JTech SW Washington Member

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    I find it funny that Costco sells these items, but it not friendly to permit holders.
     
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    Hayshaker Irrigon Active Member

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    Local store [Kennewick] has no signs ~ or postings regarding fire arms.:s0123:
     
  20. F2CMaDMaXX

    F2CMaDMaXX West of Portland from England Bullet goes where now? Staff Member Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Same here.