It would be really nice if ammo manufactures would all use the same size packaging for same calibers , its a pain in the butt trying to neatly organize and store different shaped boxes in ammo cans :mad:
suggestions , how do you guys do it ? haphazardly ?
I picked up a used surplus 30 cal. ammo can (6.99) not a big one (04 m19a1 scf) on the side.not to sure on the size of it, I break alot of the plastic tackel boxes i do alot of fishing on shores,rock faces,wooded creeks,soo thay do take a punishment.
my problem is that its somewhat deep i...
I stopped by a local surplus place to look at ammo cans. I'm specifically looking for one to hold folded firearms and stuff in the trunk of my car, and there were some that looked interesting, but upon opening a couple of them up, I saw a lot of internal support structure.
Is there a source of...
My gun cabinet is starting to fill up. My safe is full of important papers and PM's. What is the best way to store ammo longterm? .50 Ammo Cans? Other ideas to keep the ammo fresh other than rotating? As the amount increases, so does my anxiety to keep the ammo safe and usable.
How to make your own lock for a .50 cal ammo can
(1) .50 Cal ammo can
(1) 3/8-16 x 1" long hex head bolt
(1) 3/8-16 nylon insert locking nut
(2) #83 O-rings*
(1) 1/2" drill bit
(1) 3/8" drill bit
(1) 15/64" drill bit
(1) #2 Center drill
(1) Corded/cordless hand drill...
I have gotten my hands on a variety of ammo cans and have the opportunity to get many more all free.
I'm looking for ideas as to what are you folks doing with ammo cans (other than storing ammo), any ideas that you have would be great.