Price of Unique powder?

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Price of Unique powder?

#1 Post by mod71alaska » Wed Aug 07, 2013 5:50 pm

My LGS (no big sporting stores here) just got in a shipment of Unique powder which he's selling for $21.99 per one pound can. How does this price compare to prices you are finding at your LGS or at the big sporting stores near you?

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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#2 Post by vancelw » Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:02 pm

It's hard as hades to find powder in stock with 100 miles of here. One local guy sells out of his house and he's usually $28.99 lately.

I wish I could pick powder up off a local shelf for 22
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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#3 Post by jdad » Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:03 pm

That's the current retail here in the Pac NW also. I paid $23, for a pound of 2400, and $34, for a pound of VV N110.
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#4 Post by BILLYDIXON » Wed Aug 07, 2013 6:33 pm

Pre Obama #2 last sept. 8 lbs $100.00 for 2400, unique and bulseye a little cheaper. I also found out that if you have just a C&R license some distributors will sell to you check it out.
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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#5 Post by rimrock » Wed Aug 07, 2013 7:05 pm

in july 2013 ,I paid about $1.00/lb. more than in July 2012. Very little powder at my LGS. Primers have gone up a penny/primer to 5 cents each when they're available.

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#6 Post by zack coyote » Wed Aug 07, 2013 7:12 pm

I just paid $23 for a pound of Unique at a gunshop here in East Texas. They had plenty of everything, but could only buy two boxes of CCI mini mag .22's.
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#7 Post by jnyork » Wed Aug 07, 2013 8:42 pm

Just last week bought an 8-pounder for $150 out the door.
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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#8 Post by L_Kilkenny » Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:49 am

I bought a 2 one pound jugs from my favorite dealer early this year, sticker on top say's $14.50. I wouldn't count on that price today.

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#9 Post by harry » Thu Aug 08, 2013 8:02 am

I have two of the round cans, 8.49 8)
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#10 Post by Chuck 100 yd » Thu Aug 08, 2013 9:38 am

That would be a good price here if you could find it.

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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#11 Post by horsesoldier03 » Thu Aug 08, 2013 12:25 pm

I went to 3 shops yesterday and the only pistol powder that I could even find was 1 lbs of 296. It was $19 which seemed pretty cheap to me considering that I could not find any other powder. These days $23 for any pistol powder seems to be a good deal.
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#12 Post by Sixgun » Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:20 pm

Good fair price, about where it should be.----6
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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#13 Post by JerryB » Thu Aug 08, 2013 6:13 pm

I reckon I would be plum tickled to walk in a store here and even see a can of Unique at any price, but that is a very good price for here and now.
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#14 Post by 2ndovc » Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:06 pm

About what I paid a month or so ago.

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Re: Price of Unique powder?

#15 Post by sharps1863 » Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:20 pm

I would be happy to buy Unique for that price. I just wish I could find some!!!!!!!

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