- Lid is removable
- A rubber gasket makes these cans water-tight
Military Surplus Ammo Cans have hundreds of uses around the home, shop or range. These Ammo Cans feature sturdy steel construction with waterproof seals. The buyers at Midway purchase these cans in bulk from different suppliers and grade them before they are placed into inventory. Each can is visually inspected and lids are manually opened to ensure proper range of motion. Cans with internal rust are discarded and any debris is removed before can is sealed and labeled with the proper grade.
Outside Dimensions (approximate): 11-3/4" x 6" x 7-1/2"
Inside (usable) Dimensions: 11" x 5-1/2" x 7"
These metal cans are the size used for 50 BMG 100 round linked belts. However, they may be marked M2 .30 Caliber (30-06 Springfield) or 5.56mm or have various other ammunition and military markings.
Grade 1: Excellent to New Unissued - Cans show no sign of wear. Gasket is fully intact for water tight storage. All grades may have markings but grade 1 cans will not have any spray paint present.
Grade 2: Good to Very Good - Cans may have light handling marks present on exterior but the interior will be dry and free of rust/debris. Exterior of can may have dust or water spots due to outdoor storage. Small amounts of surface rust may be present at bottom corners but will not exceed 3/8" in diameter. Can may have small amounts of spray paint covering military designations.
Grade 3: Fair to Serviceable – These may show signs of heavy use and may show signs of fading, and dirt. Grade 3 cans will have surface rust in the bottom corners, light rust on the interior and/or may have light rust on lid from metal banding. These cans may have been bent in transit and manually straightened. Cans may have spray paint covering military designations.