How much ammo do you keep on hand

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by elect1mike, Mar 31, 2007.

how much ammo do you keep on hand

  1. 100 yo 500

    2 vote(s)
  2. 500 to 1000

    10 vote(s)
  3. 1000 to 2000

    5 vote(s)
  4. over 2000

    28 vote(s)
  1. elect1mike

    elect1mike New Member

    Jun 17, 2006
    To go with the question of how many guns you own how much ammo do you keep on hand.
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2007
  2. You forgot to ask if it was rifle or pistol?:D

  3. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    For which firearm?
  4. at least 3000-4000 rounds per caliber
  5. clmanges

    clmanges New Member

    Feb 2, 2007
    NE Ohio
    For me, this ranges from less than 350 (.38) for my .357 revolver, to currently over 1100 for my .22 pistol.
    I buy in bulk by mail, to avoid the hassle of driving all over three counties to find what I want in the stores. When I find a cartridge that works well for me, I buy a bunch (I bought a whole case of .22 at one time). Discounts increase with quantity, and shipping is cheaper at certain quantities, and I pay no tax on it.
    By the way, does anyone here wanna buy some .22 Short? They don't fly straight out of my new rifle.
  6. catfish83861

    catfish83861 Active Member

    Nov 15, 2006
    North Idaho
    I would say that if the commies came rushing over the hill, I am in deep sh**. However so will a lot of them be:rolleyes: .338 only about 150 rounds,22-250 well a lot more,22 long rifle,enough to shoot Grouse till I die,25-06 enough for the wife to never have to reload another round,12 gauge more than enough and handgun calibers more than I will advertise:eek: . catfish
  7. Marlin

    Marlin *TFF Admin Staff Chief Counselor*

    Not nearly enough but we have limited space for storage.
  8. SARG

    SARG Member

    Mar 25, 2007
    A bunch of long guns ...a score of handguns and gobs of ammunition.

    I just acquired a Socom 16 and got 5k rds. just for that.
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2007
  9. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    You guys ever wonder who is compiling this info?

    I have 1 gun & 1 bullet for it, all I'm gonna say.
  10. :D It's Barney Fife incognito! :D

    Let 'em compile , when the crap hits the fan, it won't matter anyway, except who's left alive @ the end. Just hope I'm not alone:D
  11. johnston3407

    johnston3407 New Member

    I guess you mean for each weapon?
  12. 22WRF

    22WRF Well-Known Member

    May 10, 2004
    Are you supposed to keep some extra ones around?????
  13. glocknut

    glocknut Active Member

    Probably some Hillary chronie.....

  14. Light Coat

    Light Coat New Member

    Could someone state the law on ownership limits so I can say a number below the limit?
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