Firearms / My Experience

What Caught My Eye on a Recent Trip to Gander Mountain

Swung by Gander Mountain today to look for some stocking stuffers. Even though I didn’t find any good ones, here are some things that did catch my eye. (Sorry for the picture quality on some – was on my phone.)

(1) Shooting is expensive. 9 mm ammo $130 for 350 rounds.  Or $0.37 a round. Or $6.29 to shoot one 17 round magazine through a Glock 17.

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Shooting an AR platform rifle even more expensive. 100 rounds for $50. Simple math = $15 per 30 round magazine.

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Golf is cheaper than shooting at these prices.

(2) As Jeff Meek said, tactical schmatical. 5.11 tactical for all the operators shopping at Gander.

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Edgy sports ware manufacturer Under Armour is tactical now too.

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Hard to see the logo but this is Under Armour, too:

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(3) Uncle Sam doing a gun safety PSA in the rafters.

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(4) The equation of guns with respect is dangerous,  and yet here it is.

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3 thoughts on “What Caught My Eye on a Recent Trip to Gander Mountain

  1. Sorry, as a sporting clays shooter I have compared the cost with golf. Shooting is cheaper unless you can’t control yourself. In that case you will be the golfer with three sets of clubs and $90.00 greens fees.

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