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Survival Project - Where to get Gunny Sacks?

Discussion in 'Preparedness & Survival' started by OFADAN, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. OFADAN

    OFADAN Brownsville, OR Well-Known Member

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    Anybody know of an inexpensive source for used gunny sacks for a Survival project? I can get them new at the feed 'n seed store but they are very expensive.

    Any suggestions are greatly apprecated.
     
  2. terrylf72

    terrylf72 Portland, Oregon, United States Member

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  3. whphel

    whphel Lake Stevens Member

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    Military surplus store! Great place to get all kinds of stuff!
     
  4. Silver Fox

    Silver Fox Puyallup, WA Well-Known Member

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    Goto a craft store and you can find jute or what I prefer a 10 yd roll of 6" burlap... good luck on your 'project'. Also don't forget some old duffle bags you can cut up to reinforce the areas of high use on your 'project'.

    SF-
     
  5. isher

    isher Clallam County Member

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    Brady's Oysters in Westport, Wa. sells brand new ones.

    Last time I bought em they were 3 bucks apiece.

    Good quality. I use em for a lot of stuff.


    isher
     
  6. OFADAN

    OFADAN Brownsville, OR Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the tips!

    Silver Fox...you have no idea what our "projects" are now do you? :laugh:
     
  7. odiesplace97301

    odiesplace97301 silverton area Member

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    Wal mart sells burlap by the yard and it comes in all kinds of neat earthy, foresty colors Worked great for my special project and was much cheaper than the fabric stores in Salem
     
  8. rusobr2

    rusobr2 prineville,or Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    i'll check with my feedstore here in prineville. i just picked up a dozen for my potatoes, and corn, at .25 cents each,i'll try and let all know.

    steven
     
  9. packman

    packman coast Active Member

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    check at a local coffee roaster they get some beans in sacks
     
  10. ernurse

    ernurse molalla oregon Active Member

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    dollar each used in molalla
     
  11. OFADAN

    OFADAN Brownsville, OR Well-Known Member

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    Where in Molalla? Feed store?
     
  12. OFADAN

    OFADAN Brownsville, OR Well-Known Member

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    I'll also check Wally World! Thanks.