my golf ball mortar

Discussion in 'Cannon' started by freekforge, Apr 27, 2012.

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  1. May 8, 2012 #21

    freekforge

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    i think ill try that because that would be a lot of recoil :shocked2:
     
  2. May 8, 2012 #22

    TheDoubleD

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    You may have to ask them to cast the two lead balls special. They cast the zinc as standard.

    Th mold they are using is mine. It was made by HMR cannons.
     
  3. May 8, 2012 #23

    sc45-70

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    If they don't have lead balls, send me a PT and I could send you a couple 1.680" dia. lead balls.

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  4. May 18, 2012 #24

    freekforge

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    dont think i'll be bying any shipping is over $10 but i did make a lead ball that i'll try to shoot next time. turned the basic shape on the lathe then took a hammer to it to even it out. took forever :shocked2: [​IMG][/img]
     
  5. May 18, 2012 #25

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    :thumbsup:

    It looks better than some that I've cast!
    Good job!


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  6. May 18, 2012 #26

    TheDoubleD

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    Make sure you ring gauge it before loading.
     

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