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    09-15-2017, 06:00 PM
    kevin c replied to a thread Type hardness in Lead and Lead Alloys
    Thanks for your replies. I am just surprised that I couldn't get a reading anywhere that was over 16 for something that is supposed to be in the high 20's on any of the samples I tested. I am aware that ingot hardness will vary from cast bullet...
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    09-15-2017, 03:58 AM
    So I got some type in an on line purchase. What I got was single letters in three or four font sizes and spacers. All have a rounded groove in the back. Ah, thinks I, foundry type! But some doubt remains, based on comments from wiser heads than me...
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    08-23-2017, 02:28 AM
    Update on my post #8980 Short version: HiTek working great with the new oven. Longer version: I was getting a bit of wipe off with the Black Cherry mixed 20 grams measured to 120 ml acetone measured, well mixed, 6 ml coat to 5# casts, dried...
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BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check