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Stores out of ammo? Get the next thing you will need.

Discussion in 'Preparedness & Survival' started by branchbuster, Jan 7, 2013.

  1. branchbuster

    branchbuster Albany Active Member

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    So, no ammo on the shelves? Do you have enough food and water for a week? Do you matches and lighters? Do you have bleach and alcohol? How about meds and medical supplies? There are plenty of the things that will disappear when EVERYONE needs them. Get them now. Or you can wait until the shelves are bare and complain that no one will sell them to you for what they paid.
     
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  2. GOG

    GOG State of Jefferson Well-Known Member

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    'Zactly. Well said.
     
  3. Nwcid

    Nwcid Yakima and N of Spokane Well-Known Member

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    You mean daily life stuff when you live in the county? Yep all of my life I have had all that, plus more and that is without even "prepping".
     
  4. powersbj

    powersbj Seattle Area Active Member

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    Wow it's like saving in good times for the hard times that's a gr...... Hey look someone famous on tv...
     
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  5. safooma

    safooma Oregon Member

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    Nope, not contributing to this idiocy.
     
  6. branchbuster

    branchbuster Albany Active Member

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    A 5 gallon can of gas is about $45 retail right now. How much will it be worth after the electricity is out for a couple days? Propane for a stove is under $3 bucks. How much will you pay when your family is cold and hungry? Plan ahead.
     
  7. Riot

    Riot Benton County, Washington Well-Known Member

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    Well said...when something is scarce you should just look at other things. Last ammo and gun scare made me go out and get a Mosin with 440rnds of 7.62x54R. This one made me get more .22lr.
     
  8. AMProducts

    AMProducts Maple Valley, WA Jerk, Ammo Manufacturer Silver Supporter

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    Who needs ammo right now? Did deer season just start? Are there riots happening in every state capitol right now? Are zombies shambling to your door?

    I guess I missed it... What's going on that everyone suddenly needs ammo? Is everyone going shooting this weekend? If so, what pit, I'll bring the cactus cooler and salami sandwiches.
     
  9. getreadyportland

    getreadyportland Portland, Oregon, United States Member

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    Yes but getting prepared is not just about a scarcity of ammo, there's a earthquake coming someday.. :)
     
  10. Trailboss

    Trailboss Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I watched as many mocked those who purchased mags, ammo and rifles before the rush. Now the same mockers have turned to whiners about the high prices :)
     
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  11. Benny503

    Benny503 Grants Pass Well-Known Member

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    Did they moved the Maya calender to January 21th?
     
  12. pokerace

    pokerace Newberg Well-Known Member

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    Ok people where do you get strike ANY WHERE matches?????? I havent found any.
     
  13. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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  14. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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    STRIKE THAT LAST POST, the matches in my post above are great when with a striker, but are not strike anywhere. I have used these all of these matches before backpacking, hike, camping etc,,etc.

    BUT, these matches in google search and one link on AMAZON are advertised as what we know as strike anywhere matches. Google
     
  15. knuckle Head

    knuckle Head southeast Well-Known Member

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    It looks like it
     
  16. bobu

    bobu Salem Member

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    FS- wooden survival matches box of 125 $250.00 will take paypal for an additional 3.5%
     
  17. Scout

    Scout Bellingham,Wa. New Member

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    Ace Hardware
     
  18. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Food Stores... Check

    Water Stores... Half-Check

    Filled 30lb. Propane Cylinders... Check

    Filled plastic gas cans... Check

    Misc. Batteries... Semi-check

    Rediculous ammo cache... Triple check

    Adequate weapons for all family memebrs... Sold them before they get "banned"..... Quaddruple check!
     
  19. HappyRoman

    HappyRoman Sherwood Forest Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    see you later in wood burn
     
  20. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    LOL.... C'mon down.... The water is fine. ;)