Georgia Arms is the 5th largest retailer of ...223 Ammo in America .. They
They buy the brass, recondition it, and then reload the brass for resale to
This week the DoD wrote a letter to the owner of Georgia Arms and
The shredded brass is now going to be sold by the DoD to China as scrap
This sure helps the economy now doesn't it? Sell cheaper to China , and do
The brass has no value to the ammo maker if it is destroyed/shredded/melted.
The ammo manufacturer only uses the empty brass cases to reload different
The owner of Georgia Arms says that he will have to lay off at least half of his 60 workers, within 2-3 months if the DoD will no longer sell spent brass cases to the industry. Georgia Arms has 2-3 months of inventory to use, by summer they're out.
If the Reloading Industry has to purchase new manufacture brass cases, then the cost of ammunition will double or even triple, plus Obama wants to add a 500% tax on each shell.
You can read the information and see the DoD letter to Georgia Arms here:
If you're not outraged at what this administration is doing you should be!
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