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Posted: 3/4/2002 2:10:36 PM EST
I'm looking for some really cheap .40 S&W ammo. I have the buyers club discount at Sportsmansguide, and have seen Wolf .40 S&W 180 grain for $119 per 1000. Anyone used that in a Glock (either 23 or 27)? Is it reliable, going to cause a Kaboom?

Any other suggestions on cheap ammo? BTW someone mentioned on ar15 side that Walmart carries .40 S&W in 100 round bulk packs for $17, but both of the Walmarts near me look at me like I'm crazy when I ask for it. Even though they both carry the 100 round 9mm bulk pack. about the cheapest non-reloads i've come across so far is at Walmart $10.97 for 50 rounds of UMC, $11.47 for lead-less UMC, and $11.79 for Winchester USA whitebox "WINCLEAN".

Any info would be appreciated.

Steven L.
Link Posted: 3/4/2002 4:11:07 PM EST
Hey Steven. I've never used Wolf ammo myself, as I've heard that it's not the greatest ammo to use. I did just finish firing 500 rounds of Georgia Arms .40 S&W 155gr FMJ, it was accurate and 100% reliable in my Glock. They sell it as their "Canned Heat" ammo and it comes in a free .50 cal USGI ammo can.

It's excellent stuff, I highly recommend it. I think I paid $80 for the 500 rounds (not as cheap as Wolf) but it is top notch stuff and Georgia Arms service is also top notch.
Link Posted: 4/5/2002 6:11:41 PM EST
www.natchezss.com generally has 40 S&W at a pretty good price, even with shipping costs. Some of the cheapest this month is CCI Blazer 165gr TMJ for $6.95 a box of 50.
They have regular Winchester white box for $8.79 right now and Winclean for $9.59 a box.

Granted this stuff isn't "really cheap", it's not bad for 40 S&W.
Link Posted: 4/5/2002 7:19:57 PM EST
I was just looking at prices today and it costs more to load your own 40 caliber then it does to buy 9mm ammo already made.
Link Posted: 4/6/2002 7:03:25 AM EST

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