Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

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Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by mmamajor » Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:47 pm

New manufacture Inland M1A1 carbine. Looking for ammo recommendations. Thanks! Andy
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by HALFWITT » Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:06 am

Jeff Bartlet @ gibrass has USGI ammo in stock. There is a lot of Korean or Chinese in country right now. It looks good but I haven’t shot any. Both are in clips and bandoleers.
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by dpcd67 » Sat Nov 21, 2020 9:25 am

Any ammo you can find will work.
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by warbrds » Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:55 pm

Hi
As Tom said
Get good 110 grain M1 Carbine ammo
Clean it regularly
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by Cal.Bar » Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:22 pm

Yeah, .30 carbine is a double edged sword. It's a dead caliber so there won't be a run on it, on the other hand, very few guns use it so... very few places stock it to begin with.

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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by warbrds » Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:15 pm

Hmmmm
No problem finding M1 Carbine ammo in Montana..

A great shooting rifle and great caliber.
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by Steve Webb » Sun Nov 22, 2020 1:01 pm

This was an interesting little find

https://www.aguilaammo.com/wp-content/u ... elease.pdf

My understanding before things got crazy a few years ago that some major ammo makers set up one run a year for some calibers and that was it until the next production cycle so it could be in short supply. I believe 30 carbine was one of those calibers. I think currently all of that is out the window with the baby and the bathwater.
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Post by Raymond Smith » Mon Nov 23, 2020 4:58 am

I would say check with the CMP, but I noticed their website seems to be down this morning.
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by Raymond Smith » Tue Nov 24, 2020 4:53 am

And it is working for me now too.
I dont have any experience wiht Creedmore Sports .31 Carbine ammo.
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by mmamajor » Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:16 am

Thanks everyone for chiming in so far, I appreciate it. Anyone have experience with this Creedmore ammo? Andy
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by Raymond Smith » Wed Nov 25, 2020 5:44 am

and of course, that was supposed to be Creedmore .30 Carbine, not .31 :oops:

I guess there is no way to edit a post.
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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by Cal.Bar » Wed Nov 25, 2020 8:40 am

warbrds wrote:
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:15 pm
Hmmmm
No problem finding M1 Carbine ammo in Montana..

A great shooting rifle and great caliber.
Yeah, but there are more gun shops in MT than people, so that just proves the exception, not the rule. (lol)

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Re: Ammo for new M1A1 carbine

Post by warbrds » Fri Nov 27, 2020 5:52 pm

Creedmore is fine, have used it before
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