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Old Weird Bullet Moulds
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 23, 2010 9:09 am    Post subject: Old Weird Bullet Moulds Reply with quote

I bought these at an auction and I have no idea what I bought, can anyone tell me anything about these type of moulds?
The two bigger gang moulds have A. Colton stamped on them and the rest of the moulds have only a single #, such as 2, 3, 4, etc. They are all made of brass but the smaller moulds have what looks like nickle plating. The total weight is 82 pounds. I wonder if some of them are actually bullet moulds or not.












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PostPosted: Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:07 am    Post subject: Re: Old Weird Bullet Moulds Reply with quote

They look like fishing sinker molds to me...

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 23, 2010 11:06 am    Post subject: Re: Old Weird Bullet Moulds Reply with quote

Pumpkinslinger wrote:
They look like fishing sinker molds to me...
I think you are right! Now that you say that it looks like it to me also, except there is no provision for the eyelet like normal sinker molds have.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 23, 2010 5:09 pm    Post subject: Re: Old Weird Bullet Moulds Reply with quote

I was thinking the same thing before I seen Mike's reply !!!

There are Colton fly rod & reels and there is a Colton area in Michigan.
Maybe some of the fly fishing forums can be of some help.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 31, 2010 8:55 pm    Post subject: Re: Old Weird Bullet Moulds Reply with quote

I found out what the moulds are for, they are suppository moulds from the turn of the century. I think they would make nice ice cube trays. Laughing
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 01, 2010 8:54 pm    Post subject: Re: Old Weird Bullet Moulds Reply with quote

GUTS wrote:
I found out what the moulds are for, they are suppository moulds from the turn of the century. I think they would make nice ice cube trays. Laughing

Ahhhh...the old silver wrapped "boolit" fer what ails ya. Laughing Laughing

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