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Posted 2 years ago

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heidinors
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Bullet mold, not sure of the caliber. the handle is actual wood, felt like leather at first....no cracks at all. I guess not that old?
The markings are 25-35 S.R.

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  1. heidinors heidinors, 2 years ago
    It is flat, but the entire head is square, the picture does not do the size justice.
  2. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    Is the inside of the "jaws" rounded, possible bullet crimp
  3. heidinors heidinors, 2 years ago
    I was wrong, the grips are a hard leather.
  4. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    bullet mold, pour melted lead in the latch hole in the top, after cooling, unlatch and there's your bullet, blunder will love this piece.
  5. epson233 epson233, 2 years ago
    ok guys here is another two bit opinion -- i think this is either something to do with the manf of homemade ammunition or used to make lead weights for fishing - known as lead sinkers
  6. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    the shape of the casting is known as a "Mini-Ball"
  7. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    Black powder weapons
  8. heidinors heidinors, 2 years ago
    Oh, wow.. very interesting.. thank you so much.
  9. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    example of a newer style.
    http://www.dixiegunworks.com/product_reviews_info.php?products_id=13785&reviews_id=8549&osCsid=4f543224a70ef2a62bb9c1f0935d4fd9
  10. epson233 epson233, 2 years ago
    ok -- i'm picking up my marbles and going to bed -- that kerry is just too dang good -- i need to find a bigger shooter -- may go to spiritinthesky's site and get one of her mill balls -- haha

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