This gives me pause. I built two and stocked up on cheep steel when I saw the writing on the wall regarding prices. Maybe I’ll buy a spare bolt as insurance. But I was hoping to be able to run a few thousand rounds through them to keep/increase proficiency on the platform
I realize for the vast majority, what you describe would be reality. But my point stands. You own them, you could take them wherever you please and try use them in a safe manner. If someone objects, you have choices you can make. Not saying they are easy choices. But it’s also not exactly...
Fixed it for you. Guns are sort of like bearer bonds. Whomever has them, owns them, and should they chose, can likely continue to own them so long as they are breathing and have a little ammo on hand. The blessing of the crown has little bearing on that reality other than accelerating the...
This is what prime really shines for. Especially when they actually have things in stock and by the box.
Decided to grab a few boxes of the x39 brass because... reasons. But I get the case pricing and free shipping. That’s worth it to me.
In that case yes the premiums are a loss. I’ve heard it rumored that the spot price is actually artificially low and large players are currently paying premiums as well because that’s what it costs to actually obtain physical.
So you believe that If you were a serious player like a mint or an industrial supplier and you tried to place a multi ton order at current spot prices, you’d find an abundance of sellers at those listed spot prices? No premium?
What do you think of the idea that the physical market is the true indication of price and the paper market is being suppressed? Rumors of COMEX not wanting people to take physical delivery of futures/options and trying to settle in cash, etc.
Like the premium is only a premium If there is...
Yeah maybe it didn’t come across in my post but that was why I didn’t just say “weight” but said “purity and weight”
1lb of 99.99999% silver is worth roughly the same as 2lb of 50.00% silver.
Weight on a scale is only relevant If the purity is known.