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Posted: 9/12/2003 2:02:13 PM EDT
...can anyone tell me a place in the N. Virgina area, preferrably near Arlington or Alexandria that sells 30 rnd mags? I just moved to the area and any help is appreciated.
Link Posted: 9/12/2003 2:10:16 PM EDT
Well, I do not know any up there, but if you take 95 south get off at the Ashland exit and go south on rt 1 for about 3 miles Green Top has 30rders. The are SA80 mags, but if you ask nice they might have a few GI in the back.
Link Posted: 9/12/2003 2:19:12 PM EDT
How much $? and about how far is it from the beltway?
Link Posted: 9/12/2003 3:05:33 PM EDT
I don't live in that area any longer but Potomac Arms in old town Alexandria should have them. I was up there last month and stopped by the store and I recall seeing some. Full Metal Jacket surplus store is co-located with them and may have some as well. The address is Zero Prince Street (right on the Potomac river).
Link Posted: 9/12/2003 4:06:22 PM EDT
Thanks for the info. I found them last week. They have a really cool surplus shop, but their 30 rnders are $30 each with almost no finish.
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 4:58:51 AM EDT
If you can hold out till the 18th of October, come down to the gunshow in Richmond and you will find plenty of mags at a reasonable price.
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 5:02:04 AM EDT
kingfish, why dont you go to some of the PA shows this and next weekend. They have plenty of 30's there, Also, check into the MD,DE&DC forum and say hello to the rest of us trapped in md!
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 11:07:29 AM EDT
M4: What shows are in PA this weekend? I'm familiar with the Harrisburg shows, but thats all. Are the others near to MD? Gunnut: My wife is expecting on Oct 5, so I doubt I'll get a chance to go to Richmond
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 11:11:56 AM EDT
I am pretty sure there is a show In Philly this weekend. Go to the PA Hometown board and check it out.
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 11:42:47 AM EDT
I'd buy on line or here...I saw 2 (Steel-English) at a shop in Manassas for 30 each.
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 2:31:01 PM EDT
I see your point, but I've gotten burned before by ordering unseen.
Link Posted: 9/13/2003 2:34:11 PM EDT
79TransAm.......on the EE or do a search. or ComputerGuy. 100% reliable -- differing finish grades usually very competitive with prices. Ed
Link Posted: 9/14/2003 2:19:18 PM EDT
Nobody knows of any other shops in the area?
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