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Postby luckythirteen13 » Sat Jan 10, 2004 12:16 am

i was wondering if anyone knows where to order BBs cheap. in bulk maybe. i just bought 3 cartons tonight. each hold 1500 BBs and cost $2.99 just hoping to get them cheaper.
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Postby Spudinator » Sat Jan 10, 2004 12:38 am

you gotta go with daisy zinc-plated bb's. they are 6 bucks for 6000 of them. i know what you are going through, i just bought two 2500 packs for 10 bucks. you have to find the daisy bb's. most of the time they are at walmart. you will probably find them at fred meyer, but i'm not sure. for damn sure, this is a very well hidden expense, and can lead to major money losses if you dont shop around.
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Postby boogieman » Sat Jan 10, 2004 1:29 am

copperheads are more uniform and dont have flat spots like some of the daisys do. 6000 of them for $6 at walmart. I feel your pain man! I need to make a bb trap of some sort, but Sometimes its just fun to shoot in a random direction.
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Postby Longshot » Sat Jan 10, 2004 3:07 pm

i made a trap i reuse about 90 % of my bb's, i guess
i don't miss it to much
it's a 2 foot cube with a missing face, in the front of course, it has padding, foam foam and more fome, covered with a tough towel. Then at the front face i use corrugated cardboard as a false bottom, once they hit that their speed is killed and can't penetrate on the way out. Then u just take the false bottom off and pick up all those bb's.
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