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#6910796 - 10/06/17 06:37 AM shipping ammo
colt45 Offline
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I have received ammo via usps, usps always ask's "anything potentially dangerous" and you don't declare it, what would happen?
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#6910828 - 10/06/17 07:10 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: colt45]
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I answered "yes" to the question last time I shipped ammo a couple weeks ago and nothing happened at all. I shipped it in a priority mail flat rate box with zero issues.

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#6910834 - 10/06/17 07:16 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: colt45]
ChadTRG42 Offline
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Legally, ammo can NOT be shipped through the USPS.
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#6911075 - 10/06/17 10:31 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: ChadTRG42]
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Originally Posted By: ChadTRG42
Legally, ammo can NOT be shipped through the USPS.
Well that's good to know now...

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#6911116 - 10/06/17 11:03 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: patriot07]
blackcoal Offline
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Originally Posted By: patriot07
Originally Posted By: ChadTRG42
Legally, ammo can NOT be shipped through the USPS.
Well that's good to know now...


Talk about screwing the pooch, not only did you let everyone know you also sent us photos. Shipped it just recently, did you ?
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#6911152 - 10/06/17 11:29 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: colt45]
ChadTRG42 Offline
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I send all my ammo through UPS. I can not even send ammo through UPS to a USPS PO Box. The ammo is not allowed to even be delivered within the USPS.
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#6911169 - 10/06/17 11:44 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: colt45]
blackcoal Offline
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Patriot, hope you got your bugout bag ready to boogie.
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#6911174 - 10/06/17 11:49 AM Re: shipping ammo [Re: blackcoal]
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Originally Posted By: blackcoal
Originally Posted By: patriot07
Originally Posted By: ChadTRG42
Legally, ammo can NOT be shipped through the USPS.
Well that's good to know now...


Talk about screwing the pooch, not only did you let everyone know you also sent us photos. Shipped it just recently, did you ?
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Didn't send out any photos. Just mailed the ammo. Had no idea it was illegal. Cashier asked said if it had anything fragile, hazardous, etc. to press "yes", so I did. He took it and sent it on its way for me.

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#6911399 - 10/06/17 02:59 PM Re: shipping ammo [Re: colt45]
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Registered: 11/01/12
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Loc: Lubbock, TX
I've always shipped it UPS, with the ORM-D stickers as required, and from the UPS warehouse/depot, not your local UPS store.

As the OP asked, 'What would happen if you don't declare it', technically you have lied to a government agency and also illegally shipped ammunition. I don't think they'd be happy about either of those.
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#6911691 - 10/06/17 08:11 PM Re: shipping ammo [Re: colt45]
colt45 Offline
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thanks, the answers were what I thought, I have received ammo usps (collectable ammo) off gunbroker, I thought at the time its was a no no
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