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    Good news

    Yesterday, I went to pick up the shotgun that has been waiting for me to return from California. At the shop I was able to get Remington and Winchester 12ga #1 buck at $5.99/box, and Winchester Ranger-T in 357SIG 50ct box for $39.99. The shelves were fully-stocked in all major calibers for rifle, pistol and shotgun. The shop that has the best selection of reloading supplies was in-stock on most powder in both 1lb and 8lb containers, and fully stocked on replacement parts and accessories, as well as components. Gander had powder, components, and equipment.

    The prices aren't great, but they aren't outrageous, either. Where I shopped for ammo, the prices were below what I'm seeing on the internet. Importantly, to me, the price of 357SIG in a premium defensive load was no more expensive than it has been for several years, and less expensive that what some "cheaper" sources on the net are charging for 50ct boxes of 9mm JHP.

    Seeing everybody in stock and prices not outrageous gave me a little hope...and I thought I'd share it.
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    I hope the stocking continues to spread and the hoarding stops.

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    Youre in Virginia?? Im just down the road in NC. There aint nothin down here. You might can find a few .40s or .38. Ive been looking for .380, finally found some at a whoping $65.00 a box. I hope your good news heads this way soon.
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    Not much around here in Central Florida...I'm glad someone has some.
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    good news?

    no, i dont think so. wally world must be raising their prices.

    i have been asking about buckshot for many trips now. this time they had 1 box rem., 11 bucks. i said no thanks, you can keep it. i did manage my bag limit of .40 BB.

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    Hopefully the crazy prices will help a faster return to "normal" availability and prices.
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    I think its gettin better up here of our local sporting goods stores (probably the 2nd largest in town next to cabelas) has had 9mm in stock for 1 week now....and they still have about 1500 rounds left! Now if only that were the case with .380....
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    Hopefully soon, RAA Saiga .223 and a Sig 1911 .45

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    Supplies seem to be getting better here as well. I was at two different stores this week and I was able to pick up 9mm at both. They did have a limit on how much you can purchase though.
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    same here walmarts in southwest florida have been getting pretty stocked up

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    Still not good here in the Metro Detroit area.
    But I did get lucky yesterday, scored some Federal Nyclad's for my snubbie.
    I'm still doing that happy-wiggly dance
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