Wal-Mart to end all Handgun/223/etc Ammunition sales - Survivalist Forum
Survivalist Forum

Advertise Here

Go Back   Survivalist Forum > >
Articles Classifieds Donations Gallery Groups Links Store Survival Files


Notices

Firearms General Discussion Rifles, pistols, shotguns, scopes, grips and everything in between.

Advertise Here
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-03-2019, 12:51 PM
Bunker John's Avatar
Bunker John Bunker John is online now
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Utah
Posts: 102
Thanks: 23
Thanked 176 Times in 63 Posts
Default Wal-Mart to end all Handgun/223/etc Ammunition sales



Advertise Here

https://www.businessinsider.com/walm...unition-2019-9

D**ks Sporting Goods joining the political fight against firearms, now Wal-mart?

I should be surprised, but I'm not.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 9 Users Say Thank You to Bunker John For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 01:09 PM
OKGlocker's Avatar
OKGlocker OKGlocker is offline
Geezer In Training
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: NE Oklahoma
Age: 61
Posts: 1,838
Thanks: 9,499
Thanked 2,100 Times in 877 Posts
Default

They also are asking customers not to carry guns into stores...

https://www.cnn.com/2019/09/03/busin...les/index.html
Quick reply to this message
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to OKGlocker For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 01:11 PM
DWwolf DWwolf is online now
Survivor
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 3,270
Thanks: 162
Thanked 5,054 Times in 1,977 Posts
Default

So much for treating lawabiding customers with respect.
Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-03-2019, 01:41 PM
deprogramming services's Avatar
deprogramming services deprogramming services is online now
Proud American Patriot
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Arizona
Posts: 2,286
Thanks: 14,302
Thanked 9,338 Times in 1,852 Posts
Default

WalMart has decided to be a whore of the liberal cult.

It'd be nice if all loyal Americans would stand together in a massive boycott of WalMart, but they never do (though they kind of did with Dorks).

It seems like many big corporations have thrown in with the liberal cult in its war on America. I think this might be a result of colleges having been turned into indoctrination machines for the liberal cult (as well as filters that filter out those with a mind of their own), as far back as the 80s. You don't get an executive job (or any job in upper management) unless you have passed through those centers/filters.

Affirmative action is also part of it. As voting demographics makes all too clear, it is the white man who most stands up for freedom and against despotism. I think this is the real reason for affirmative action.

No one with a brain believes the lies of gun control. WalMart executives are not stupid enough to believe those lies. And neither are they stupid enough to think that caving in to anti-gun bigots will be good for business; they know that their customer is at least as likely to be a loyal American as a liberal. Their decisions to do these things have to be based in loyalty to liberal doctrines. And that makes them the enemy.

As I understand it they stopped selling rifle ammo, or certain rifle ammo. They stopped selling AR15s years ago, for the same reason. It is proven fact that more people are killed with knives than with all rifles combined, and the same thing is true of hammers, and even bare hands. And the biggest mass murders have all been committed with things other than guns.

So is WallyWorld going to stop selling hammers and baseball bats? And propane and matches?

Of course not, because it'd be stupid. But it's just as stupid to stop selling guns or ammo. Unless the purpose is something other than their stated purpose, as we all know it is.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 14 Users Say Thank You to deprogramming services For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 01:48 PM
atomicsmurf's Avatar
atomicsmurf atomicsmurf is offline
Prepared
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Down south
Age: 45
Posts: 349
Thanks: 977
Thanked 503 Times in 175 Posts
Default

There's going to be a massive run on walmart ammo now. Better buy it while you can.

After that, buy bulk online.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to atomicsmurf For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 02:06 PM
Cat wrangler Cat wrangler is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Northern New York
Posts: 2,302
Thanks: 5,058
Thanked 4,624 Times in 1,736 Posts
Default

Maybe check out your local gun store. I am biased but, I know our prices are good and we both have a brain I bet there are other small FFL's the same. I am not going to hassle someone that I know has a 9mm rifle for buying ammo. Walmart, not so much. I avoid Walmart and Amazon for a multitude of reasons, the gun stance is just part of it.

Plus, in NY there are online places that will not ship to an individual, has to go to an FFL.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Cat wrangler For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 02:19 PM
JDH's Avatar
JDH JDH is online now
Si vis pacem, para bellum
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 6,981
Thanks: 827
Thanked 11,090 Times in 4,206 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cat wrangler View Post
Maybe check out your local gun store.
Ours doesnít seem to believe in inventory or shelf stock. Ask for an ammo can of 5.56 and watch the look you get. One of the owners told me nobody needs that much ammo at one time. Well I did for a class, so I went to Academy and got what I needed.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to JDH For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 02:40 PM
whirlibird whirlibird is online now
Survivor
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: SW Wyoming
Posts: 5,395
Thanks: 1,743
Thanked 6,522 Times in 2,949 Posts
Default

So what is the new standard going to be?

Since you will no longer be able to find 9mm, .45, .223 on the wallyworld shelves, are they still the best "survival" options?

Are we going back to the .30-30? .243?
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to whirlibird For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 02:41 PM
woodyp woodyp is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: East Texas
Posts: 3,743
Thanks: 1,382
Thanked 6,206 Times in 2,113 Posts
Default

The only reason I give a dam what they do is because.......the less retail stores/sellers the higher the price. Just watch.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to woodyp For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 02:50 PM
Revmgt Revmgt is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: South florida
Posts: 5,230
Thanks: 8,815
Thanked 14,393 Times in 3,843 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by deprogramming services View Post
It'd be nice if all loyal Americans would stand together in a massive boycott of WalMart, but they never do (though they kind of did with ****s). [edit: I can't believe SB censored the name of a store.]

It seems like many big corporations have thrown in with the liberal cult in its war on America. I think this might be a result of colleges having been turned into indoctrination machines for the liberal cult (as well as filters that filter out those with a mind of their own), as far back as the 80s. You don't get an executive job (or any job in upper management) unless you have passed through those centers/filters.

Affirmative action is also part of it. As voting demographics makes all too clear, it is the white man who most stands up for freedom and against despotism. I think this is the real reason for affirmative action.

No one with a brain believes the lies of gun control. WalMart executives are not stupid enough to believe those lies. And neither are they stupid enough to think that caving in to anti-gun bigots will be good for business; they know that their customer is at least las likely to be a loyal American as a liberal. Their decisions to do these things have to be based in loyalty to liberal doctrines. And that makes them the enemy.

As I understand it they stopped selling rifle ammo, or certain rifle ammo. They stopped selling AR15s years ago, for the same reason. It is proven fact that more people are killed with knives than with all rifles combined, and the same thing is true of hammers, and even bare hands. And the biggest mass murders have all been committed with things other than guns.

So is WallyWorld going to stop selling hammers and baseball bats? And propane and matches?

Of course not, because it'd be stupid. But it's just as stupid to stop selling guns or ammo. Unless the purpose is something other than their stated purpose, as we all know it is.
Iím done, only time I shopped at walmart at all was when I needed ammo. They wonít miss me, one guy, but iím done.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 11 Users Say Thank You to Revmgt For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 03:30 PM
.455_Hunter's Avatar
.455_Hunter .455_Hunter is offline
Hiker
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: In the foothills of the Colorado Front Range
Posts: 624
Thanks: 605
Thanked 1,455 Times in 439 Posts
Default

I suspect they will still sell $20 per box .223 55 gr PSP or JSP loads, but not anything FMJ or "tactical".
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to .455_Hunter For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 04:17 PM
Revmgt Revmgt is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: South florida
Posts: 5,230
Thanks: 8,815
Thanked 14,393 Times in 3,843 Posts
Default

Just got back from the local Walmart, had trouble initially because Walmart declared a state of emergency because the storm was threatening our area and when they do that they suspend sale of guns and ammo.
The manager said okay so by the time he came back with the key there were about 6 other customers waiting for ammo.
I bought enough for the next few range trips, after that iíll be calling my local ammo guy.

I guess theyíll sell out quickly.
A guy there told me he has a 7.62 AR and that might be a good move because theyíll still be serving the fudds with their deer rifles.

If I donít build a 7.62 upper I guess iíve Made my last Walmart run.
This is so ****ed up, we have to deal with the fallout of the actions of some mentally defective *******.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Revmgt For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 04:32 PM
Ohiocopperhead's Avatar
Ohiocopperhead Ohiocopperhead is offline
Typical White Devil
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: 'Merica!
Posts: 783
Thanks: 1,106
Thanked 1,708 Times in 510 Posts
Default

I've been a long-time "China-Mart" shopper. My income is very limited, and "China-Mart" usually has the best grocery prices in my area. That being said, I will be looking for alternatives now, despite the prospect of a higher grocery bill. "China-Mart" has lost my business, and I hope the business of many others.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Ohiocopperhead For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 04:48 PM
Revmgt Revmgt is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: South florida
Posts: 5,230
Thanks: 8,815
Thanked 14,393 Times in 3,843 Posts
Default

If they ever get the background checks for ammo they want thatís the end of cheap bulk ammo, no more online ordering of ammo if you have to get a background check.
If you order it and it has to be shipped to a ffl so you can do a background check that will run the cost up, and a lot of places probably wonít even do it.
Theyíll just want you to buy their ammo
Quick reply to this message
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Revmgt For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 04:58 PM
AZ_HighCountry AZ_HighCountry is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: High country of Arizona
Posts: 10,633
Thanks: 2,440
Thanked 37,767 Times in 8,936 Posts
Default

Sam Walton is rolling in his grave over the pussification of his successors.

This is how the left wins and will continue to win.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to AZ_HighCountry For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 05:08 PM
ksmedman's Avatar
ksmedman ksmedman is offline
Dunning-Kruger Survivor
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 7,535
Thanks: 12,710
Thanked 21,850 Times in 5,605 Posts
Default

I avoid Walmarts at all cost. Maybe one run a month just to get dog food, paper goods.
Every time I go I'm reminded of why there is a 'People of Walmart' site.

I can't remember the last time I even looked at the 'gun case' there. Fudd guns and ignorant employees. Their groceries are disgusting too.
__________________
"It was always the women, and above all the young ones, who were the most bigoted adherents of the Party, the swallowers of slogans, the amateur spies and nosers−out of unorthodoxy." - Orwell, 1984
Quick reply to this message
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to ksmedman For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 05:12 PM
Cornly2's Avatar
Cornly2 Cornly2 is offline
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: Guadalupe Co Tx
Posts: 1,539
Thanks: 20,100
Thanked 7,692 Times in 1,391 Posts
Default

The Babylon Bee has already come out with a good satire headline in response to this.

"Walmart Discontinues Auto Part Sales To Prevent Car Accidents"

https://babylonbee.com/news/walmart-...-car-accidents

It's pretty much as equally logical as suspending ammo sales.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Cornly2 For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 05:13 PM
BASS BASS is online now
BASS
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: NJ
Age: 76
Posts: 2,019
Thanks: 2,486
Thanked 3,433 Times in 1,288 Posts
Default

I haven't seen ammo or firearms for sale at Wall Mart here in NJ for years.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to BASS For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 05:17 PM
Baddogg5's Avatar
Baddogg5 Baddogg5 is offline
Survivor
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Northern California
Age: 61
Posts: 11,301
Thanks: 12,071
Thanked 22,157 Times in 7,474 Posts
Default

I live in California where at wal mart the Knives now occupy the spot where the ammo used to be which is where the Firearms used to be

what does that tell you about what get banned Next
Quick reply to this message
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to Baddogg5 For This Useful Post:
Old 09-03-2019, 05:22 PM
goat daddy goat daddy is online now
Survivor
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: California
Posts: 4,234
Thanks: 4,452
Thanked 6,513 Times in 2,710 Posts
Default

I haven't bought ammo since the California background law went into effect. I think that was its intent. I try not to shop at walmart, there is too much trash in the store, both in the aisle and on the shelves.
Quick reply to this message
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to goat daddy For This Useful Post:
Reply

Bookmarks



Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Survivalist Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Gender
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © Kevin Felts 2006 - 2015,
Green theme by http://www.themesbydesign.net