What do you do with live rounds you find at the range?

I think I know the answer to this, but what do you shooting veterans do when you find live rounds on the ground? I'm talking about what looks like a factory bought live round without any damage or markings on it.

Do you treat it like a landmine and just discard it carefully? Or do you take it home and dissemble it to use the brass & bullet? Or even the primer or powder? Or do you ever fire them thinking that it's a free round? Could these be perfectly fine rounds that someone just dropped? Or must these be defective and we shouldn't take a chance? I'm guessing there's some horror stories as well. Thanks in advance for your answers.
Just depends.i have a buddy who anytime anything jams he just clears the round a keeps going. I’ve picked up a full mag or two. Figure the worst is maybe some water got in and I’ll get a dud or squib.other than that disassemble and use for components.
I take them home and disassemble them. Reloading is a hobby, and now that I finally retired, I have the time to do this. Right now I am in the process of disassembling a bunch of 30-06 and 243 ammo that got the other day. Then I will try to sell the components.


Yeah we used to think it was funny to drop a .22 round in the fire every now and then back in the highschool and shortly after days... That's not the fun I have anymore now that I'm 40. Man, growing up sucks.


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