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Posted: August 24 2012 at 7:34pm | IP Logged Quote gstanfield

I thought I'd compile a list of online companies to sourse components or ammo from, I'll start off with a few of the most common and the ones I have had good luck with. If everyone wants to post their sources I'll give it some time and then compile them all into this first post and make it a sticky. If you have bought from these companies please indicate your satisfaction level or any cautions so I can include that in the final list.

So....
Midway
Missouri Bullet Company - Great prices and shipping.
Dry Creek Bullets - A great man, great prices just e-mail first to make sure of stock.
Berry's Bullets
Target Sports USA -great source for bulk rimfire stuff, free shipping on cases.
Jeff Bartlett bulk powder source, great prices.
High Tech Ammo
Zero Bullets - great prices, online stock status usually wrong so just call in your order to be sure.
Graf & Sons

There are many more, but that's the majority of the places I have dealt with. Post away and I'll work on compiling a list.

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Edited by gstanfield on August 24 2012 at 7:35pm


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http://wideners.com/
and
http://www.natchezss.com/index.cfm are a couple more. Then there's also
http://powdervalleyinc.com/

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Posted: August 25 2012 at 12:47pm | IP Logged Quote Papa Bear

You pretty much covered the ones I use so I'll offer an opinion.

Midway - They were good except their shipping to my part of the country is high. I tried to order some bullets that were on sale a while back and the shipping was more than the bullets!

Dry Creek - Lynn is awesome and so are his bullets! Very happy.

Missouri Bullet - Like their bullets and had good service.

Grafs - Prices okay, great shipping and have had decent service.   

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Posted: August 25 2012 at 12:54pm | IP Logged Quote gstanfield

Thanks for your feedeback PB

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Posted: August 25 2012 at 5:51pm | IP Logged Quote Ham Gunner

I ordered some bullets (military pulls) and got fast service and bullets were as advertised from Topbrass

http://www.topbrass-inc.com/reloading-supplies/

This is a site that helps one do a search to find the cheapest prices at the moment for ammo. Has lots of other links also. I have really not used this link, but it looks interesting.

http://ammoseek.com/

And another place that I just ran onto. It lists a lot of bullet makers and was last updated in 2011. Some bullet makers that I never heard of.

http://www.reloadammo.com/relbul3.htm

Edited by Ham Gunner on August 25 2012 at 9:21pm


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Posted: August 25 2012 at 9:31pm | IP Logged Quote gstanfield

Thanks for the contributions. One note of caution I found
with ammocheck is that it seems to be a bit "buggy". There
were a few times that I used it and then went to the sites
manually and came back with different results. Still, it'll
get you in the ballpark and it has some nice features.

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Posted: August 26 2012 at 11:05pm | IP Logged Quote TexIndian

BULLETS:

(Leaving off Berry's, Dry Creek, Missouri Bullets and Zero because George listed them above)

Cast Performance
CB Bullets
Dardas Cast Bullets
Friendswood Bullets
JLK Bullets premium long range
Montana Bullet Works
Montana Gold
Shooters Pro Shop for Nosler blemished and overruns
Penn Bullets
Rocky Mountain Bullets
Western Bullets


Plus Wideners has bulk bullets

And a couple general suppliers that are new or not as well known:

Third Generation Shooting Supply
Man Venture Outpost

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Posted: August 28 2012 at 7:35am | IP Logged Quote NVcaster

If you shoot shotgun Connies Components and Recob's Target Shop are good sources.

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Posted: August 28 2012 at 8:32am | IP Logged Quote Rigmarol

NVcaster wrote:
If you shoot shotgun Connies Components and Recob's Target Shop are good sources.


http://www.conniescomponents.com/

http://www.recobstargetshop.com/

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I called Friendswood Bullets today and got their answer machine, but I still haven't gotten a return call. Just sayin'.

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MidSouth
Shooters Supply


Good prices and shipping.

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Posted: September 07 2012 at 6:05pm | IP Logged Quote AGE Ranger

Thank you for the information everyone.

I've been looking at buying from Dry Creek Bullets. With another positive recommendation here going to place an order.
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Posted: September 07 2012 at 6:11pm | IP Logged Quote gstanfield

Just shoot Lynn an e-mail first to make sure he has the
bullets in stock that you need. He spends a lot of time
with his primary job and preaching so he occasionally runs
out of bullets. He is quick to reply to an email though or
you could call him

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Posted: September 29 2012 at 2:59pm | IP Logged Quote gstanfield

The Bullet Works

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Thanks for the comments. As said we work a real job part time during good weather & spend the winter casting & selling firewood.

I've done much business with Powder Valley which normally have the best prices. If you order hazmat items I find the hazmat & shipping charge to add 'bout 5% to my total bill if I order 45+ pounds.

I've also done business with Graf & Sons, Widners, MidSouth & Midways. I have no problems with any except Midway & their shipping charges.

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zero bullets http://www.rozedist.com/
I haven't ordered yet but slick and others here like them
so will give them a try when they have some more to sell.


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http//:cheaperthandirt.com The only thing to do first is to find their warehouse closest to you to save on shipping.

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taurusshooter59 wrote:
http//:cheaperthandirt.com The only thing to do first is to find their warehouse closest to you to save on shipping.


This might be something to think about.

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Recobs is the bomb. I was looking for a specific 410 wad and the world was out of stock. Placed an order online with them and they shipped the next day. No muss, no fuss.

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