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Old February 21st, 2012, 10:50 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Federal Ammo 556 55gr FMJBT (Bulk) 1000 for $282.94 shipped

Back ordered but still on sale for $299/case at Brownells

During Checkout in the first box (Promotional Code) type in "DFM" for an extra 10% off or $30 discount.

Add $12.95 for shipping

Bulk-packed 5.56 x 45mm ammunition is first run, first-quality ammo manufactured at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant for Federal Cartridge

I just purchased a case for back order for $282.94 shipped to my door that's $0.28/round of quality Lake City 5.56 ammo

Click this link to take you to the deal


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Old February 21st, 2012, 11:34 PM   #2
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Thanks for the headsup, $282 shipped is a great price. Just ordered mine.
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Old February 21st, 2012, 11:44 PM   #3
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Thanks for the headsup, $282 shipped is a great price. Just ordered mine.


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Old February 22nd, 2012, 12:35 AM   #4
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This thread just reminded me. If somebody wants 20rd boxes instead of bulk, Palmetto State Armory has both Federal XM193 and PRVI M193 for $5.99/20rds. With shipping to (central) Maryland, it's $313.50 for 1000rds, or $0.314/round. Even less if you have a coupon code (I don't).
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Old February 22nd, 2012, 04:21 AM   #5
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Great price! Thanks for the heads up!
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Old February 22nd, 2012, 07:31 AM   #6
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Old February 22nd, 2012, 07:35 AM   #7
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Bought a case of it yesterday. Shipping is a flat $13 no matter how much ammo you buy, so it's a good opportunity to toss in any boxes of ammo you've wanted to try.

And that DFM code is 10% off the entire ammo order, so you're still saving decent cash. Got a whole bundle of Mini-Mags on the cheap-ish with it.
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Old February 22nd, 2012, 07:52 AM   #8
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A week after I paid $12 more!!!


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Old February 22nd, 2012, 08:06 AM   #9
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A good deal ,thanks!
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Old February 22nd, 2012, 09:18 AM   #10
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A week after I paid $12 more!!!
$12 total??? That's not bad man....


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Old February 22nd, 2012, 09:50 AM   #11
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$12 total??? That's not bad man....
No one ever posts about Palmetto State and they always have cheap 5.56. Right now it's 5.99/box and $12 shipping if you order 1k. They were at 5.79 and 5.49 before that. It seems like it's all coming up again.

They also have the cheapest 5.7x28 I can find including shipping EXCEPT for when cabelas has sales with free shipping and a free ammo can (got that deal just before christmas).


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Old February 22nd, 2012, 04:24 PM   #12
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Good deal.

The $13 shipping appears to be flat rate so load up.
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Old February 23rd, 2012, 12:09 AM   #13
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MW, thanks. Ordered 1k earlier.
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Old February 23rd, 2012, 05:13 PM   #14
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MW, thanks. Ordered 1k earlier.
Hope it comes in sooner rather than later...


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Old February 23rd, 2012, 05:28 PM   #15
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Thanks for the heads up MW. I hope it comes sooner too!
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Old February 23rd, 2012, 08:16 PM   #16
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I called Brownells yesterday to ask when they thought this ammo would show up. The lady on the phone said they have a delivery date of late this month.

I hated to spend the money, but the price is right and it will likely only go higher the closer we get to the election. As much as I didn't want to spend the money I ordered two cases.
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No one ever posts about Palmetto State and they always have cheap 5.56. Right now it's 5.99/box and $12 shipping if you order 1k. They were at 5.79 and 5.49 before that. It seems like it's all coming up again.

They also have the cheapest 5.7x28 I can find including shipping EXCEPT for when cabelas has sales with free shipping and a free ammo can (got that deal just before christmas).
Palmetto has great prices. They have been good to deal with when I've had to call as well.


...although this deal beats what they are offering currently, so I just ordered two cases. Ammo has started to become a bit scarce lately.


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Old February 23rd, 2012, 10:33 PM   #18
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Old February 26th, 2012, 07:43 PM   #19
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I called Brownells yesterday to ask when they thought this ammo would show up. The lady on the phone said they have a delivery date of late this month.
We'll see in the next couple of days
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Old February 26th, 2012, 07:51 PM   #20
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so I just ordered two cases
I wish I could have gone with 2 but I for some reason wanted a case of 9mm also I hate and love buying ammo all at the same time


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