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  • 35Remington

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    I would like to buy about a thousand 5.56 or .223 rounds. It seems that online is the best way to go, since I can avoid sales tax on a fairly spend purchase, and it saves having to drive around town. There is also free shipping to be found when ordering in these quantities.

    I just want rounds for target shooting. I will buy hunting rounds in smaller quantities. How does this look? Are there any rounds I need to stay away from? Gun is a Colt LE6920.

    https://www.targetsportsusa.com/p-4...l-metal-jacket-150-round-pack-ammunition.aspx
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    Southpaw

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    I would like to buy about a thousand 5.56 or .223 rounds. ......
    https://www.targetsportsusa.com/p-4...l-metal-jacket-150-round-pack-ammunition.aspx

    .48 cents around seems high.

    SGAmmo has 1000 rnds XTac .41 shipped.

    1000 rd case - 5.56 PMC X-TAC M855 62 grain Green Tip FMJ 5.56K LAP Ammo | SGAmmo.com

    Or look over at gun-deal.com or gunbot for other deal.

    gun-deals.com - User-Submitted Gun & Ammunition Deals

    GunBot 223 rifle ammo

    EDIT-Just noticed GunDeals was mentioned by Andy
     
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    sticks

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    Just ordered 1000 rd from sportmans guide, Wolf gold, not the best I know but it is brass case for .37 pr rd and free shipping. Free shipping ended last night but they offer it like once a week or so, so you just have to wait a few days till it rolls around again, They seem to have some stock lately. 37cents is the cheapest I found for brass. Checked Freedom and they didnt have much.
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    Hoji

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    If your gun can't shoot steal. Something is wrong with your gun

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    Tavor will not feed any steel. At least half of the ARs I have seen will not cycle it either.

    Mini 14 eats it like a fat kid in an ice cream shop.
     

    cbigclarke

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    Tim over at the military arms channel, all he shoots just about is steel. He has a Tavor, and I'm pretty sure he ran wolf through it

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    Greg_TX

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    Keep in mind that some ranges aren't going to let you shoot steel-core ammo.

    edit: not talking about the steel case stuff, but the M855 penetrating rounds in the original ad link
     

    Bozz10mm

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    PSA has the Federal American Eagle NATO 5.56 XM193LC in stock. 420 rounds on stripper clips for $170. 40 cents a round, but shipping is usually very reasonable and no tax.
     
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