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How much ammo do you have?

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How much ammo do you have?

Postby rip4308 » Mon Mar 29, 2010 6:35 pm

When the zombies do attack, do you have enough?

Right now I have:
300 - .45 acp
400 - .40 s&w
250 - .357 mag
900 - .9mm
2,500 - .22LR

But I'm going to the store soon.
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Re: How much ammo do you have?

Postby jw380 » Mon Mar 29, 2010 10:46 pm

Nowhere near enough. Ammo is still not on the shelves here, and cash is limited. Probably got a couple hundred 9MM and .45 sitting around.
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Re: How much ammo do you have?

Postby mattyj513 » Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:24 pm

I've got about 4-500 .45, 6-700 various 12 ga, about 500 7.62 and just over 1k .223. I'll last atleast a couple waves.
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Re: How much ammo do you have?

Postby joetama » Tue Mar 30, 2010 5:03 am

1500-1750x 40 S&W, 1500x .45 ACP, 40x 30-40 Krag, 1000x Russian 7.62x54r, 600x Hungarian 7.62x54r, 5000x .22LR, 500x .44 Mag and I think that about covers it.

The majority of the .40 S&W, .45ACP, and .44 Mag are reloads. I've got enough supplies now to do 5000+ 40, and about the same in 45. I'm short on 44 brass so 500 is about my limit. (Always keep my eye on Wal-Mart WWB for more free brass.) Just need more powder and bullets and I could do more; fortunately I'm sitting on a boat load of primers. Which, you now can find locally!

Why have so much ammo? I shoot pistol about 3-4 times a week when I'm home and 2-3 times when I'm at college. So its good to keep stock in case I don't want to run the press. Plus, at home my brother and dad shares in the stash. I loaded up on Mosin Nagant ammo at a few gun shows this winter, mostly because its cheap and super fun. I'll probably be set on 7.62x54r ammo for a couple of years. I've also stocked up on .22 because we shoot them a lot in the summer. I've got a Colt AR-22 and a CZ 452 Lux, my brother has an old Mossberg 320, and my dad has a 10/22 with a kit on it. So we burn though a bunch of .22s. So, even though that seems like a boat load of ammo no hording going on because we shoot what we make, and make what we have. 3 shooters can burn up ammo quick.
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Re: How much ammo do you have?

Postby L5K » Sat Apr 03, 2010 8:18 pm

My personal ammo I have...
840 7.5x55 steel jacketed GP11 for the K31
770 7.62x39 Chinese steel core
800 or so 7.62x39 Silver Bear
800 or so 7.62x39 softpoints
50 .40 Blazer 180gr GDHP hollowpoints
500 .40 Winchester 180gr FMJ
200 .40 American Eagle 165gr FMJ
200 .40 American Eagle 155gr FMJ
1080 Surplus 5.45x39 for my Saiga that I'm buying next weekend and going to convert it myself.

Added to this list is whatever I can steal from my dad's supply. He's got a lot of everything except the 7.5x55. Plus he's stocked on .270 Winchester, .45 ACP, 9x18, .22 LR, 12ga, 20ga, .410 and 5.56x45 with at least 1600 rounds of the green tipped steel core.
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Re: How much ammo do you have?

Postby rromeo » Sat Apr 10, 2010 10:49 pm

5 or 600 9mm fmj, 100 9mm JHP, a few thousand 22lr, 400ish 7.62x54r, and about 1,000 12 ga in various types.
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Re: How much ammo do you have?

Postby Homer Oz » Fri Mar 08, 2013 3:46 am

G'Day Fella's,

I have "An Adequate Supply" of ammo but I won't be advertising the exact amount, as I'm constantly emptying cases, and then reloading them!

I assume you blokes have been reading J.W.Rawles books and writings on http://www.survivalblog.com?
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