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Cabelas and BP Fire Arms #7730904 01/28/20 03:34 PM
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Recently tried to place a mail order with Cabela's and found they have a new policy on black power firearms. Has anyone have any idea why they went this way. It will surely create sales with other internet vendors.

I am so sorry the outfitters that you had spoken with were not able to tell you the new restriction. This was new to all of Bass Pro and Cabela's as of 1/15/2020. "Effective 1/15/2020 all black powder and muzzleloaders will only be available as “In-Store Pick Up”. This includes all online orders and call center orders. Restrictions will be added to all of the affected SKU’s"

Re: Cabelas and BP Fire Arms [Re: fishdfly] #7731587 01/29/20 01:32 AM
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Oh, thank God! All those criminals with their black powder guns! Finally taking some "common sense" measures against that dreaded "black powder loophole"

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What's next, pellet guns?


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I feel safer already.


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Originally Posted by BayouGuy
I feel safer already.


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Re: Cabelas and BP Fire Arms [Re: fishdfly] #7731987 01/29/20 03:23 PM
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It's no longer Cabela's anymore its just another Bass Pro Shop which is sad. Trying to make the wrong people happy!

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The last time (2017) I ordered from them it would only be delivered with an adult signature. Just stupid. I'm not a fan of Cabelas or Bass Pro.

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The last time I looked at a pistol at a Cabelas, the guy behind the counter handed me the pistol, when I asked about the gun, got a blank stare in response.


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check out muzzleloaders.com


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Cabelas went down hill badly when Bass Pro bought them.

I stopped shopping there. Their inventory now bites and their prices went way up.

Re: Cabelas and BP Fire Arms [Re: Gemlin] #7738200 02/05/20 02:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Gemlin
Cabelas went down hill badly when Bass Pro bought them.

I stopped shopping there. Their inventory now bites and their prices went way up.


I can occasionally find something to use my points on, but it's rare. 'Just hate to get a 3rd credit card.
I've unsubscribed from their emails over 30 times. Still get em about twice a week. Sad story all around with the company.


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Originally Posted by Gemlin
Cabelas went down hill badly when Bass Pro bought them.

I stopped shopping there. Their inventory now bites and their prices went way up.


I rarely even set foot in one anymore...sad


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I stopped visiting and buying items from them.

Went one time to get full-on archery equipment. Never seen folks run away so fast.

Went to grab a STX. They said here you go and take a look. No tripod at all and they could not provide one.

Complained to Corporate after the STX fiasco. Was told the store manager would call me. He never did.

BP/Cabelas can go under for all I care.

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An interesting discussion on this forum about buying powder. https://americanlongrifles.org/forum/index.php?topic=58248.0


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