View Full Version : Hoarding ammunition creates severe shortage

05-25-2009, 06:52 PM
SUNBURY Six months after the election of President Barack Obama, ammunition sales in the Valley have soared. Popular ammunition is sometimes sold out at local stores, and weapons are flying off shelves. Most in demand are .380 and 9mm ammo for handguns.

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Sgt T
05-26-2009, 06:40 AM
Last night I picked up 11 boxes of Blazer Brass 9mm at Walmart. My buddy thought that was an extreme amount of ammo. I told him that will last me about a month. I keep a base of 500rds for each caliber firearm I own. Anything above that is for use. I can't afford to hoard ammo. I shoot to much.