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FREE .22 LR Ammo to TGO & NRA Members

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We have all seen and heard enough bitching about the .22 LR shortage to last us a lifetime. Good news is rare and very short-lived, with any potential supplies drying up faster than water in the desert.

 

Well I was recently lucky enough to purchase one brick of CCI .22 LR from Cabelas which I ordered about a week ago via a link found on Slickdeals.net (before a similar link was shared on TGO, causing a certain amount of controversy and yet more bitching). Now I didn't really expect to receive this ammo, as I had attempted to order .22 LR from Cabelas at least 4 other times over the past few months, only to have Cabelas take my money, make me wait a week each time, then cancel my orders without any explanation other than a generic "sold out" email. So I was pleasantly surprised when this 5th order for a single brick actually arrived today, and I decided to do something positive with the ammo. Please understand that I really do need and value this ammo (just like many of you), as I teach a lot of new and young shooters in addition to supplying many of my family and friends that have no other means of shooting, not to mention my own personal shooting. But I am still willing to give some of this ammo away just to offset some of the bad news and bitching that has been so prevalent in recent times, in hopes of returning at least a small amount of joy to the sport for a few of us.

 

So here is how it will work:

  1. I will giveaway 2 boxes (100 rds.) of CCI Blazer .22 LR ammo absolutely free to 3 separate TGO members.
  2. Winners must be current NRA members or agree to join upon winning - I will verify your membership.
  3. Winners must meet in Lebanon area for delivery, as it's not cost effective for either of us to drive far for free ammo.
  4. No reselling the ammo.

To enter the drawing:

  1. Reply to this thread with any 3-digit number of your choice.
  2. Once we have enough entries (likely within a week or two) I will lock the thread and the winner will be determined by the 3-digit TN daily lottery number which is drawn on that night.
  3. Closest number wins. In the event of a tie, the member with the highest TGO post count will win.

Good luck!

 

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Appreciate the comments from those offering to donate to the kids. That's one reason why I'm keeping the other 4 boxes and not raffling the whole brick. If you win I'd prefer that you teach some kids or new shooters as well, but if you can't do that then I'll pick one of my students to give the extra ammo to on your behalf. Edited by wileecoyote
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This is an excellent thing you are doing.  :up:

+1,000

 

This is what TGO needs right now, people being nicer to each other and helping out.

 

I am not going to put in a number because I do not NEED the ammo. I would much rather someone else who does need it get it.

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