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Posted: 7/28/2003 1:01:36 PM EDT
Got new sales flyer from Bass/Pro in maibox today. Local store(25mi)has Winchester-USA 55gr
on sale @ $2.88 box plus 10% sales tx here.
Wondering what yuo all think of this??
Link Posted: 7/28/2003 1:10:53 PM EDT
Is it Q3131A, (5.56mm) or the regular .223 Rem ammo? Not a bad deal either way. I'd stock up if it is the 5.56mm M193 ammo. The .223 ammo isn't M193 but still not bad.
Link Posted: 7/28/2003 1:15:13 PM EDT
See if it's Q3131A. If so, buy all you can. It comes out to $144/1000, which would be great. Otherwise, it's still a decent price for plinking ammo, but you could get com-block stuff cheaper (assuming it feeds OK in your rifle). I didn't see the price online. If you go, how about finding out if it's available for that price online (especially if it's Q3131A) ?
Link Posted: 7/28/2003 4:36:57 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/28/2003 4:39:05 PM EDT by Samuel]
It's Q3131A. The Bass Pro in my neck of the woods have it too but the sale starts 8/1. Edit/ It is also "the best bang for the buck" per Troy. Samuel
Link Posted: 7/28/2003 8:54:51 PM EDT
So, it is confirmed that it's Q3131A, correct? What is the purchase limit? I will send all my relatives to get me some at that price!
Link Posted: 7/29/2003 3:36:58 AM EDT
Was all hyped to go to Bass-Pro this am,ck,d flyer-Sale starts Sat. Guess I know where I,ll be! Trying to decide how much to purchase, no limit or gr size stated in ad. Have never put any thru Bushy yet and I,ve got so much brass to reload now I,m sick of looking at it (not really) but its a lot of labor to do it right. As I posted on here before I hope to run several brands of 62 and 55 gr ammo this Wed to see what she likes.
Link Posted: 7/29/2003 6:03:32 PM EDT
Torf, are talking about the Bass-pro shop in St.Charles, MO???
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:01:23 AM EDT
Yes, please let us know if it's the Bass Pro In St. Charles, MO. Thanks :)
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 1:54:57 PM EDT
How do tell if its Q3131A, (5.56mm) or the regular .223 Rem? Is it just as simple as the box is marked 5.56 and the other is .223? Or is there more to it?
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 2:22:13 PM EDT
If you look at the 20 round box, then the Winchester model number is on the short, small side flap. You mentioned the 5.56mm marking, and that's another clue, although not definitive. I don't think the other Winchester stuff is marked 5.56. But the side flap has the model number on it.
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 5:30:51 PM EDT
Anyone know if the store in the Gurnee mills area in Illinois is also running this sale. I don't get any flyers.
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 6:04:39 PM EDT
I hope so, as that is the closest one to me. Anyone hear what the limit is yet?
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 6:07:14 PM EDT
To answer a question above. The end flap on the box will either have Q3131A if it's M193 spec, if it's .223 spec, it will read RA223.
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