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Old 01-13-2018, 01:21 AM   #1
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Default Tanker mags

Ran across a place that had them available in case anyone is interested.

https://armsofamerica.com/hungariana...inerare-1.aspx
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Old 01-13-2018, 02:05 AM   #2
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Awesome - Thanks! Guys need to get these even at this price - they seem to be harder and harder to find in decent shape. The ones I got from Rob Ski's site were BEAUTIES! Worth every penny.
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Old 01-13-2018, 03:57 AM   #3
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shhhhhhhhhhh!!! Delete that link!!! the less people that know about armsofamerica the better. 80% of my surplus steel mags come from them. Best place on the web to pick up good surplus for reasonable prices. They get grade 1 and 2 romanian mags for $9.95 fairly decently. I just picked up 4 sets of the "4 polish mags with mag pouch and oiler for $49.99" 2 nights ago
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Old 01-13-2018, 04:48 AM   #4
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I found 3 tankers and a Russian slabside in a barrel of mags for listed for $20 each at a LGS recently. I'll keep scrounging deals instead of paying that much.
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Old 01-13-2018, 04:14 PM   #5
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$25-$30 here in the MP when they show up. $35 each + shipping is a bit much IMO.
$27 or $28 shipped would be a pretty good deal, but there are folks that wouldn't even pay that for them. Hell, nobody wants to spend $35 for surplus AK 74 mags even. It is what it is.
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Old 01-13-2018, 04:16 PM   #6
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Thanks
I will delete my sale ad in MP and hold on my TANKERS!
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Old 01-13-2018, 04:21 PM   #7
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Numrich has NOS Tankers for the same price, and exc condition ones for less. They’ve had them for months.
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Old 01-13-2018, 04:41 PM   #8
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Numrich has NOS Tankers for the same price, and exc condition ones for less. They’ve had them for months.
Yea I grabbed some of the used ones and they were in excellent shape

NOS tankers - $29.99 plus shipping

https://www.gunpartscorp.com/products/1573440B

great to excellent condition used - $24.95 plus shipping

https://www.gunpartscorp.com/products/952740
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Old 01-13-2018, 04:51 PM   #9
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Awesome info guys, thanks. I like my magpul 20s but I think I want to finally get some steel ones.
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:17 PM   #10
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Awesome info guys, thanks. I like my magpul 20s but I think I want to finally get some steel ones.
There's not even a comparison.

All of the magpuls that have come with AKs I have purchased just sit in the safe unused
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:20 PM   #11
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There's not even a comparison.

All of the magpuls that have come with AKs I have purchased just sit in the safe unused
Same only Magpul/Tapco I have came with rifle would never purchase with my own money. These tankers are great, everyone needs at least one.
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:28 PM   #12
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Well we won’t be finding any Romy 20 rounders for our Dracos, so these are as close as we can get.
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Old 01-14-2018, 09:59 AM   #13
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Well we won’t be finding any Romy 20 rounders for our Dracos, so these are as close as we can get.
Pretty sure there are still several AIMR mags for sale on The AK Forum if you really wanted one/some. Of course, they are not $30. IIRC, $130 for non-functional to $180 for excellent. (Almost thankful I only paid $150.)

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Old 01-28-2018, 01:43 AM   #14
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I have 8 that I got for my Yugo Underfolder. I should probable get some more and put them back just because. I actually like them better than the 30’s.
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Old 01-28-2018, 07:23 AM   #15
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These things sd not be more than 20 bucks. Haha, then again there are a lot of things that should not be.
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Old 01-28-2018, 11:45 AM   #16
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These things sd not be more than 20 bucks. Haha, then again there are a lot of things that should not be.
Circle 10s shouldnt be 40 each..........yet we (as a community) allow it to happen by purchasing them
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Old 01-28-2018, 12:37 PM   #17
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You could just make your own, I’ve converted several 30 rounders to 20 with just a little patience. It’s worth the effort if you have a ton of 30’s like I do.
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Old 01-28-2018, 01:24 PM   #18
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Circle 10s shouldnt be 40 each..........yet we (as a community) allow it to happen by purchasing them
Agreed. I think last (10) waffle I bought was $35 at a local fun show.
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Old 01-28-2018, 01:30 PM   #19
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Unissued mags will always command a higher price...but not from me. Patience....
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Tankers. The only mag that goes up in price but supply doesn’t deminish.
These use to be $8 a pop. Still easy to get, now $35.

there’s was dozen on the MP wihin hr last 24 hours for $25.
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Old 01-29-2018, 12:11 AM   #21
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Bought a bunch from AOA about 18 months ago for $12 a piece. Amazing what’s going on with them...
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Old 01-31-2018, 09:58 AM   #22
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Pretty sure there are still several AIMR mags for sale on The AK Forum if you really wanted one/some. Of course, they are not $30. IIRC, $130 for non-functional to $180 for excellent. (Almost thankful I only paid $150.)

http://www.theakforum.net/forums/35-...magazines.html
Thanks esh21167. Had to bite the bullet and get one. Guess it's been awhile since I was at the Forums mp huh.
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Old 01-31-2018, 08:11 PM   #23
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Thanks esh21167. Had to bite the bullet and get one. Guess it's been awhile since I was at the Forums mp huh.
Yeah, it is what it is. I wasn't excited about a $150 mag either, but I figured if I wanted an AIMR mag, better sooner than later. It's almost certain they'll never get cheaper.
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