This is a discussion on Need 800 rds 9mm for a shooting course..suggestions within the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Stryker 9 -- 9mm 115 gr FMJ 50 rounds 1,000 rounds for $195 + shipping....
Try Natchez (Chatanooga) or Palmetto State Armory (Columbia, SC).
Both have 115gr FMJ for about $210/thou including freight. No sales tax.
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You can't beat Speer Lawman for the price and quality in my opinion. It is about the only bulk ammo I will purchase.
Just remember that shot placement is much more important with what you carry than how big a bang you get with each trigger pull.
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Some shooting schools will not allow reloaded ammo.
Just a heads up, in case you weren't already aware
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If you are traveling by air to school I would try to find company that will ship to the school. Assuming school will/can accept. It makes things a lot easier.
And do a "Chamber Check" of every round you want to shoot drop the bullet into the barrel of your gun and let it fall out of it into a box below with no tapping or pressing on it. You will find bullits that will not go into the chamber and those will take your gun down until you can clear the malfunction. I chamber check all ammo that goes into all my guns so I have a 100% confidence factor that it will shoot and chamber the next round. That goes especially for "Social Ammo" fill in the blanks for the manufacturer!!!
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Thanks guys.....GREAT info. I will NOT do reloads for a course...the less chance of drama the better. Liking that S&B and the Speer Lawman. FMJ will be the way to go....will do my homework. THANKS AGAIN!!!!
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Here is were I shop for bulk and they have 1000 rounds of Speer 115gr 9mm for $199.80. With shipping less than $225.00 for factor loads.
1000 rds - 9mm Speer Lawman 115 grain TMJ Ammo 53650 | SGAmmo.com
Or American Eagle.
1000 rds - 9mm Federal American Eagle 115gr FMJ ammo | SGAmmo.com
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