>In August last year, cost for 25 lbs. of Elephant Brand 2f was $140
>($5.60/lb.). Source is Back Creek Gun Shop, 863
>Chestnut Grove Road, Winchester VA. It is adjacent to the NSSA range. Call
>the owner, John Venskoske, at 703-888- 3349, to make an appointment. Real
>nice folks to deal with. And they also carry Goex powder at higher prices.
Agreed - I buy my powder there also. A couple of things to note:
1. This is the case price. Buying less than a full case (25 lbs) nets you a
2. Unless you can talk John into taking your check, he accepts
Finally, Neil asked:
> John, what's their price for 3f powder?
The price is the same regardless of granulation. Also, if you buy the case,
he'll let you can mix cans of varying granulation. For example, you can get
10 pounds of 2f and 15 pounds of 3f, or 24 pounds of 3f and one pound of 4f.
As long as you buy 25 pounds, you get the case price.