Ammo stash

Discussion in 'Ammo & Reloading' started by xxlrg, Mar 26, 2012.

  1. xxlrg

    xxlrg New Member

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    How much ammo do you keep on hand on a regular basis? What is the threshold for getting low? Let me know how much you think you have for each caliber. Pics would be a bonus. I personally keep 1k of any caliber I regularly shoot. Thats usually my minimal. Ive met some that have bunkers and pallets of ammo but thats too much for me.
     
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  2. I have about 500 of 5.56, 600 of .40, 150 of 9mm, and a few hundred of .22

    I buy when I have extra cash and find good deals, At any time I wont let myself go below 100 of the .40 and 5.56.
     

  3. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Sponsor Lifetime Supporting Member

    I got around 2K of each caliber I own...
     
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  4. Green-Water

    Green-Water New Member

    Address please? We'll be moving in with you if the poop hits the fan!! :)
     
  5. HAHAHAHAHAH!!!

    Thats why I love this country!!
     
  6. Webphisher

    Webphisher Duct Tape, Alabama Chrome

    I try to keep close to 2k, but funds have been limited lately so I need to resupply soon.
     
  7. series11

    series11 Hail Commifornia Lifetime Supporting Member

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    Ditto. I just picked up 1000 of .45 auto from sgammo. I was about 300rds prior to that purchace.
     
  8. jimmyalbrecht

    jimmyalbrecht Glockn Rollin

    I'm poor, so I keep about 100 rounds of .40 in my ammo box.
     
  9. xxlrg

    xxlrg New Member

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    Well I think im average then. I would love to have more but dont know where I would put it. I have all mine in ammo cans. .30 cal ammo cans I think. They stack better in the safe. Where do yall store yours?
     
  10. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Sponsor Lifetime Supporting Member

    Damn, your fast with that quote button !!

    I thought that first line might sound too arrogant...so I toned it down a bit.


    :D (...but it is the truth !! )
     
  11. Kmurray96

    Kmurray96 Well-Known Member Supporter

    I keep enough to fill all my mags, plus a box for each. (.380, 9MM, 12 ga. & .45 cal).

    I also keep about 2K of assorted rounds in different spots along my bug-out route.
     
  12. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Sponsor Lifetime Supporting Member

    All of my practice ammo is stacked in .30 cal & .50 cal military cans...the carry ammo is all in clear rectangular tupperware from the dollar store that is also stacked. All of this is then put 3 foot off the ground and out of direct sunlight / heat sources in my finished basement...in a designated ammo storage area...where my two AmSec safes full of guns are. The all steel door to access both the ammo and the guns is locked with a deadbolt that I had four keys made for. I have two, the wife has one, the other is in my safe deposit box at the bank.
     
  13. xxlrg

    xxlrg New Member

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    Thats what Im talkin bout right there! I want to do something like this!
     
  14. Tape

    Tape New Member

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    so much I think I need another safe. Keeping ammo is more addictive then keeping weapons
     
  15. hawk1212

    hawk1212 New Member

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    I have about 500 round's of 40,45,9mm need more always need more[​IMG]