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So What Did You Get In The First Panic Buy Of 2020

Discussion in 'General Firearms & Ammo' started by Glenn B, Mar 26, 2020.

  1. Glenn B

    Glenn B Well-Known TGT Supporter

    Sep 5, 2019
    Texarkana Area
    I said "first panic buy of 2020" because I expect at least one other before the election (of course, this one may just keep going). This is what I bought and received to date:

    A Good Ammo Panic Buy With More Coming.jpg

    I've got a case of Winchester Super 35 REM, 200 grain ammo and 500 rounds of CCI 22 Short and 250 rounds of Prvi Partizan 180 grain 44 REM MAG all still awaiting shipping. I love a good panic, it's an excuse to buy more ammo.

    Last edited: Mar 26, 2020
  2. ZX9RCAM

    ZX9RCAM Over the Rainbow bridge... TGT Supporter

    May 14, 2008
    The Woodlands, Tx.
    Didn't need to.
  3. Glenn B

    Glenn B Well-Known TGT Supporter

    Sep 5, 2019
    Texarkana Area
    I did not NEED too either but I still bought some ammo. I figured on what I might need in the future and what I desired to have more of in stock since I have been rebuilding my inventory after a partial sell-off before my move to TX. As I said: "I love a good panic, it's an excuse to buy more ammo." Then again, why would I need an excuse now that I am separated! :banana:

    Of course, it's nice not to need and while I did not need any in the regular sense of the word, I have been bitten by that bug that makes me want the need to acquire more guns & ammo almost constantly. Any way, I did my part to spur on the economy during this so called crisis.
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  4. EZ-E

    EZ-E Freedom vs Tyranny 2020 TGT Supporter

    May 4, 2017
    Nothing, The ammo closet is full... i need a bigger house.

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  5. GoPappy

    GoPappy Active Member Lifetime Member

    Dec 18, 2015
    I’m not gonna panic buy anything. Don’t need anything.

    I have lots of wants, but no needs.
  6. Texasjack

    Texasjack TGT Addict TGT Supporter

    Jan 3, 2010
    Occupied Texas
    I keep what I consider to be a reasonable supply, and I DON'T buy during a panic. I don't want to contribute to the problem, and I don't want to get gouged on price.

    On that same note: I will NEVER buy from CTD - panic, no panic, cheap price, nothing. I've seen them screw people when other shortages occurred and I will not ever contribute to their profits. I remember companies that treat me right and I really remember those who don't.

    When things get back to something close to normal, those of you who ended up short because you only buy one or two boxes of ammo at a time need to really take a hard look at the amount you shoot each year and try to have at least that amount saved up.
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  7. dsgrey

    dsgrey Active Member

    Oct 25, 2015
    Denton County
    Nothing. Tons of ammo stocked up after one of the prior panic prices dropped.
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  8. craigntx

    craigntx Daca is caca

    Jun 25, 2010
    Cypress, Tejas
    x95 & ak drum
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  9. brashears9567

    brashears9567 Active Member

    Jun 12, 2016
    Not a panic buy, since it was about a week before things got crazy, but I picked up a sig p365. Glad I did, too. NICS delays now and all of that. I'm plenty stocked on ammo in all calibers I keep. Mags too. Guess I don't need to panic.

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  10. Reinz

    Reinz Well-Known

    Sep 5, 2014
    East TX
    Nothing. Don’t NEED anything. Refuse to give in.

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