Where to get reloading supplies

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by bamajoey, Sep 27, 2012.

  1. bamajoey

    bamajoey Well-Known Member

    Aug 17, 2009
    I friend has recently started back reloading after several years. He was asking me where to get reloading supplies on line and where to get the best prices. He doesn't do internet but his wife does. Any help?
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2012
  2. aa1911

    aa1911 Well-Known Member

    Dec 12, 2010
    Pacific Northwest
    Grafs & Sons is my favorite price wise lately.

    Midway is pretty good usually too.


    RAJBCPA Active Member

    Sep 27, 2012
    Powder Valley is good.

    Shipping powder and primers involves incurring a hazardous materials charge of $27 for each order, so you need to make big orders if you will be buying and shipping...
  4. medalguy

    medalguy Member

    Feb 20, 2009
    New Mexico
  5. Yadkin

    Yadkin New Member

    Like the man said Buy In Bulk, Midsouth Shooters Supply, Able Ammo, LG outdoors, Third Generation shooting supply, Natchez Shooting Supply
  6. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    yep.. midway and grafs.

    also.. check some walmarts and ganer mountains. their stores in rural areas generally have relaoding supplies.

    in fact.. we ahve 1 walmart in town that has a HUGE relaoding section.

    pawn shops that carry firearms are another possible location, as well as dedicated gun shops.

    lso.. hitting a manufacturers website may let you search for dealers in your area.
  7. RustyFN

    RustyFN Member

    Oct 2, 2008
    West Virginia
    For me it's Powder Valley and Graf's.
  8. dbach

    dbach Member

    Jul 31, 2011
    Trinity, TX
  9. PanhandlePop

    PanhandlePop Member

    May 27, 2011
    My first two choices, too. 3rd is Wideners. Always check shipping charges and be careful re: HAZMAT fees from Midway.
  10. Fast Forward

    Fast Forward Member

    Jul 16, 2011
    Chaska Minn
    Been treated very well by Grafs
  11. CampingJosh

    CampingJosh Well-Known Member

    Sep 25, 2007
    I buy powder and primers locally. There is a really good reloading shop in Indianapolis.

    Bullets I get from several places, but I think I've bought more from Grafs than anyone.
  12. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    on a side not to the reloaders here.

    how come tula/wolf priomers are 20$ a box.. with cci/rem / win at anywahere from 28-34 a box ( 1000 ).. yet at gun shows and whatnot.. all the dealers are selling the wolf/tula at the same pricve as win or cci/rem ????? ripoff....
  13. ryan42

    ryan42 New Member

    Jan 28, 2012
    marion indiana
    I buy everything local period.Its cheaper than paying shipping charges and it helps my local economy and a family business.One more thing,cheaper is not always better.Usually the opposite.Its been my experience gunshows are not the best place to shop for cheaper prices on the things you mentioned.Now I have got some deals on brass and bullets.Last one I went to about 6 months ago I got a nice scope and an extra clip for my sons marlin 795.There was one reload vendor there and he had higher prices than factory loads.Just my experience.Oh and to answer your question Wolf and Tula are on the low end.I wouldnt buy either.
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2012
  14. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    i've seen plenty of discussion of people using them.. if nothing else.. they seem to report that they go bang.

    as for local cheaper.. I've only ever found 1 thing cheaper locally.. and that happened to be an rcbs reload press.. walmart had it cheaper than midway.. by a bunch surprisingly.. must be a bulk buy issue.

    local stores are selling powder 4-8$ higher than online.

    buy a few pounds and you made up the hazmat charge right there....
  15. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    mind you.. that's just my local. I'm sure it's a bit different everywhere...
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