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Where is the steel shot? #8123400 01/10/21 06:50 PM
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Anyone have a lead on where to find some duck loads 2 3/4 or 3 inch 12 ga? Kicking myself for not getting enough before the season like normal. Located in DFW

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8123422 01/10/21 07:07 PM
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Rogers sporting goods. Buy a case for cheaper than you'd buy it per box. Ships free.

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8123503 01/10/21 07:58 PM
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Mack’s too.

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Originally Posted by ducknbass
Rogers sporting goods. Buy a case for cheaper than you'd buy it per box. Ships free.

Do you know what their shipping time is in a crunch for next weekend

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8123610 01/10/21 08:56 PM
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Got an order from Mack's in like 3 days last week.

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8124016 01/11/21 01:19 AM
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Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8124164 01/11/21 03:04 AM
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Rogers is where I’ve ordered the last 10 cases over several years. Usually fast but everything has been slow shipping for me lately.

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8124488 01/11/21 02:15 PM
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Ive learned the last few years that its way easier ordering shells than driving around DFW looking for what you shoot. Like most said above. You can normally get them in in about 3 days.


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Depending on where you are located in Texas, no more than 4 days shipping from Kansas City. I'm in North Texas and it takes 3 days for UPS to ship it from that region. Same from Mack's

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8124609 01/11/21 03:32 PM
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Both sites listed here are out of anything I would want.

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Both sites listed here are out of anything I would want.

Well you get what you get and you don’t complain!


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Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8124822 01/11/21 05:14 PM
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Or just go to Academy and get some Super X or Monarch steel shot, 3" 2 shot...? You don't HAVE to shoot your Blackclouds and Bismuth.. At least all 3 Academys around me have some

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Field and Stream in Prosper had alot the other day. Picked up 4 boxes of Kents to finish the season out on.


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Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: dk2429] #8124889 01/11/21 05:45 PM
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Or just go to Academy and get some Super X or Monarch steel shot, 3" 2 shot...? You don't HAVE to shoot your Blackclouds and Bismuth.. At least all 3 Academys around me have some


Was just at the one hear in Arlington and the only thing on the shelf was 28ga 7.5 pheasant loads.

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Or just go to Academy and get some Super X or Monarch steel shot, 3" 2 shot...? You don't HAVE to shoot your Blackclouds and Bismuth.. At least all 3 Academys around me have some


Was just at the one hear in Arlington and the only thing on the shelf was 28ga 7.5 pheasant loads.


Same in Abilene at Academy.

...and ...[dramatic pause, deep sigh, hangs head with shame]...Walmart, too; both of them.


...on the plus side, ordered a case of #3 3" BCs on 1/3 - they are supposed to be on the front porch by 9:00 pm tonight. That just MIGHT get to the end of the season.

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Originally Posted by dk2429
Or just go to Academy and get some Super X or Monarch steel shot, 3" 2 shot...? You don't HAVE to shoot your Blackclouds and Bismuth.. At least all 3 Academys around me have some



DFW is a ghost town... i went to 5 walmarts, 4 academys, BPS, and Cabelas, not a 2 3/4 or 3 inch steel shell in the store

Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: KWood_TSU] #8125110 01/11/21 07:51 PM
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As always, get some boss, you'll have it by the end of the week



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Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8152447 02/02/21 03:32 PM
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I see some at Bass Pro occasionally but it doesn't last long....

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Boss sent out an email last week. Basically said metal prices have gone up, they should be able to fill their orders, but the supply crunch is affecting them just like everyone else and hopefully they will have powder to keep up with demand.

I was at academy a few weeks ago and they didn't have a shotgun shell on the rack, not even lead shot. Hopefully this gets resolved or I won't be able to shoot many clays this summer.

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Re: Where is the steel shot? [Re: wacoducks] #8156652 02/05/21 07:07 AM
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I have about 15 cases of 2 3/4" & 3" Fiocchi, Remington Nitro, Rio Blue Steel, Winchester Drylok, Browning BXD, wish I would have seen this earlier, I'd of hooked you up. Nothing fast, 1400 - 1475ish IIRC

I have way more than I will ever be able to use.


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