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What Is That Milsurp Loading?

Is your milsurp ammo safe? Ball on the left, tracer on the right for the .303 British headstamps above.

CMP To Distribute 8,000 Surplus 1911s

These pistols, warehoused since the 1980s, are a great option if you are looking to buy a milsurp M1911/A1 pistol from the CMP. And, it might be a lot cheaper then you've heard! The sales of these WWII-era military arms will help support marksmanship programs

Last War for the Garand: Cold War Veterans Finally Come Home

The M1 Garand is a piece of living history, a connection to WWII and Korean, and the men who carried the rifle in triumph against America’s enemies

107,000 Repatriated Garands and Milsurp 1911s on CMP Racks

The subsequent sale of milsurp rifles and pistols will support the mission of marksmanship training and competition for U.S. citizens, with an emphasis on youth

NDAA 2017 Releases M1911s, CMP Releases Buyer Requirements

One pistol per year, and they won't be sold on a first come, first serve basis; instead purchasers will be selected at random. The last release of milsurp M1911 pistols was decades ago through NRA via the Director of Civilian Marksmanship.

M1s? M1911A1s? M9s? CMP Looks Beyond The Finite Supply Of Milsurp

CMP needs a new income source, because the supply of surplus military arms is almost dried up

How To Find Quality Vintage Military Rifle Ammo

Some VMR ammo, commercial and milsurp, is easier to find than others. This article outlines what’s out there and where to get it. Save those chargers for competition rapid fire stages!

Last Call for M2 Ball

It’s taken more than 10 years, but now supplies are running out.

Milsurp Bullseye Pistols Possible, If Not Immediate

The first U.S. military surplus firearms released by the government since the early decades following WWII is now a possibility. The recently passed National Defense Authorization Act of 2016 allows the Secretary of the Army to annually transfer up to 10,000 surplus M1911/M1911A1 pistols to the Corporation for the Promotion of Rifle Practice and Firearms Safety (CMP) for subsequent sale to competitors and collectors.

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