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Using zinc pennies in bullet casting? The Firearms Forum

Aug 10, 2013Using zinc pennies in bullet casting? Discussion in 'The Ammo Reloading Forum' started by Redhand, Aug 4, 2013. Aug 4 Anyway I was wondering if they could be melted down and cast into bullets? I don't know enough about metallurgy to answer my question. Redhand, Aug 4, 2013. Note that pretty much all steel is an alloy and, depending on

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Casting Alloys Precise Cast

Casting Alloys. At Precise Cast we manufacture metal castings from aluminum, magnesium, and zinc alloys. The table below is a summary of the metals we cast. See the tables on our Casting Metals Alloys page for more information on these casting alloys.

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Providing handloaders worldwide with the finest in premium quality alloy projectiles. Your source for the finest in personal service, custom cast bullets, quality excellence, and outstanding customer support.

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Boat Keel Bullets- Cutting Lead Metal for blogspot

Aug 20, 2012Wheel Weights for Bullet Casting sorting of; Monday, August 20, 2012. Boat Keel Bullets- Cutting Lead Metal for The need to come up with lead in sufficient quantities without breaking the family budget can be a challenge to a bullet castor. Lead prices have been like gold, so buying the alloy is one thing, but shipping prices are

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Bullet casting and lead alloys? Yahoo Answers

Feb 09, 2007Even try walmart auto centers. Be aware that casting lead bullets is easy, but cleaning all the lead fouling out of your barrel is a pain. Its a bit more expensive, but i would just buy FMJ bullets and reload using them. I shoot 9mm and .38sp reloads with lead non-jacketed bullets occasionally, and after only 50 rounds the barrel has some fouling.

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Cast Lead Bullets, a Wonderfully Inexpensive Experience

Lyman, Lee, RCBS and other companies make great bullet moulds that allow us reloaders to cast our own bullets. Lead is generally soft, so adding some antimony (often found in wheel weights) can make your alloy

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Pure Metals Bearing Metals Bullet Casting Pewter Casting Alloys Solders Counterweights Medical Electron Inserts Low Melting Point Alloys Radiation Shielding Plating Anodes Complete List more About. Northern Smelters is an Australian family-owned and operated company manufacturing high quality tin metal, solder, alloys and anodes.

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Hard Cast Lead Bullets X-Treme BULLETS

Hard Cast Lead Bullets All of our Superior Cast Bullets (SCB) are 'hard cast' using a tough, time-proven alloy. Our hard alloy combined with the most efficient bullet lube available enhances accuracy and minimizes barrel fouling.

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Bullet Casting Western Shooter

Bullet Alloys The best bullet alloy for general use is recycled wheel weights. The mixture of wheel weight alloy varies; but, it contains enough antimony to work very well with heat treating. To heat treat wheel weight alloy all that is necessary is to drop the bullets you are casting

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Casting Lead Bullets, The Eveloution of the Wheel Weight

With the cost of doing business at the range going up every time it rains I decided that casting lead bullets from scrap lead might be worth the endeavor. (more on that later) for clean shooting bullets. You can alloy pure lead with a lead/tin solder in ratios to get a desired hardness but for my casting purpose wheel weights (about 95.5%

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Casting Match Quality Long Range BPCR Bullets

LongRangeBPCR Tips on selecting match quality bullets, selecting an alloy for match quality bullets and alloy hardness BHN testers. the whoop and holler about nose pour moulds one would think you could not win in Long Range BPCR competition with a bullet cast

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WADCUTTER TESTS Hensley Gibbs

Using a bullet of softer alloy will normally eliminate this leading, and will also result in increased accuracy. I could see a slight lead was in these locations in my M-14. I intend to cast some bullets of a softer alloy, probably in the BHN range, and rerun this test using the 35891 mould.

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Black Powder Rifle Bullets 120 Tin/ Lead Alloy

HI-TEK SUPERCOAT- Coated Hard Cast Bullets; SAMPLE PACKS; Hard Cast Bullets; Black Powder Pistol Bullets Hard Cast with BP Lube; Black Powder Rifle Bullets 120 Tin/ Lead Alloy; Gift Certificates

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Casting alloys Gun Hub

Feb 26, 2009Re Casting alloys To learn about bullet alloys, it would be well worth your time and money to pick up a copy of Veral Smith's Jacketed Performance with Cast Bullets. This book will educate you on how to match the right bullet hardness to the velocities you seek.

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Alloy recipe?? Single-Actions

Aug 08, 2014I scored 500lbs of soft lead from roof flashing, pipe (some used as sewer pipe, yuck!) last night. I find WW alloy very good for my uses, but have heard of others just adding WW alloy to pure lead for cast bullets.

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Hard Cast Lead Bullets, 9mm, .38, .357, .40, 10mm, .45 acp

Home Shop Online Hard Cast Lead Bullets Casting Alloy Walnut Media MISC FOR SALE Shipping FAQ NRA Updates Contact. ATTENTION PLEASE ALLOW 2-3 WEEKS FOR ORDERS TO SHIP. When paying online, your card is processed immediately, NOT when your order goes out. If this is a problem, please call your order in, and we can run your card WHEN the

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Source for lead to use in casting bullets Ruger Forum

Dec 02, 2010I don't cast my own bullets but I do purchase various metal alloys for my designs and for testing for use in new applications. With respect to lead and other alloys, I use for general searches.

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Bulk Lead The Bullet Works

Bulk lead products for serious casters. Home Bulk Lead We are currently selling The Bullet Works Alloyed Lead. This alloy is a special alloy made to our specifications at the foundry. There is a 8lb minimum on each If you want to cast what we cast our bulk lead is it.The purity of lead is not as important to accuracy as it is to

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Information about Bismuth Bullet Casting

Information about Bismuth Bullet Casting When the molten alloy is hardened, the frames are carefully divided and shaped into cylindrical bullets. Usually, the complete process is automated, but sometimes, it requires a bit of manual intervention for carving the end products and packaging chores. Bismuth bullets and shells are barrel

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The Bullet Works

The Bullet Works is a premium bullet casting company specializing in quality cast bullets. Working from a state of the art factory using the latest technology to insure the finest products possible. In all bullet alloys, the more tin and antimony in the lead, the better the bullets! Alloying these two expensive metals with lead quickly

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Bullet casting alloy for CB conversions glocktalk

Sep 09, 2016I haven't cast for conversions but the alloy is the same in cap ball as a conv, straight lead or 40-1 lead-tin if you can't get bullet fill-out in your mold. 2-3% tin isn't hardening the alloy

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ASSRA Forum Bullet shrink when casting?

The first thing that comes to mind, is to use one of your moulds and cast several batches of well filled and formed bullets using a known ally, then cast the same number of bullets using a different alloy and so on until you have exhausted the range of alloys you may be intending to use.

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Bullet Casting Reloading

Lynman no 2 bullet casting alloy recipe. Take 4500 grams of pure lead, 250 grams pure tin and 250 grams pure antimony. Melt the lead at around 700F (371c) then add the tin and stir occasionally until it has melted and mixed with the lead. next add the antimony and stir.

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