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Bullet Casting Furnace: Bottom Pour vs Ladle Pour

Filed in Articles, Bullet Casting, Casting Furnaces (Lead Melters) by on April 25, 2014 0 Comments • views: 1567
Bullet Casting Furnace: Bottom Pour vs Ladle Pour

If you are shopping for your first bullet casting furnace one of the questions invariably is: “Bottom Pour or Ladle Pour?”  Let’s start with an explanation of each: Bottom Pour The adjacent photo is my RCBS Pro-Melt bottom-pour furnace.  You can see the spout on the bottom of the pot.  Lifting the handle opens the […]

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How to Fix a Dripping Bullet Casting Furnace Spout

How to Fix a Dripping Bullet Casting Furnace Spout

Does the spout on your bullet casting furnace drip?  Here’s how to fix it in most cases. Lee 10lb Bottom Pour Bullet Casting Furnace: I christened mine Sir Dripsalot. The bad news is that this particular furnace is born to leak. Following the steps below will reduce the problem but you can never eliminate it. […]

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“Should I Run My Bullet Casting Furnace Dry?”

Filed in Articles, Bullet Casting, Casting Furnaces (Lead Melters) by on April 1, 2014 0 Comments • views: 460
“Should I Run My Bullet Casting Furnace Dry?”

Reasons why you should leave your bullet casting furnace at least partially filled at the end of a casting session.

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Lyman Mag 25 Lead Furnace (Melter)

Filed in Articles, Bullet Casting, Casting Furnaces (Lead Melters) by on March 13, 2014 0 Comments • views: 1263
Lyman Mag 25 Lead Furnace (Melter)

If the Lyman Mag 25 lives up to its specs it will be the bullet casting lead melter to beat.

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Bullet Casting Furnace Reviews

Bullet Casting Furnace Reviews

If you are looking for a bullet casting furnace you wiill find this article helpful. It provides an overview of furnaces (Lead Melters) for bullet casting, and the various types and models. I admit it: the first time I cast my own bullets I used a setup similar to this photo. A lot of people still […]

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