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Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military?
Posted by: steg (IP Logged)
Date: March 03, 2011 05:46PM

There are so many modern replica bullet molds and powder flasks out there that if you are going to "mess with" antique Colt bullet molds or flasks you should get a copy of either edition of Robin Rapley's book about Colt accoutrements, In answer to your inquiry, I will quote from the first edition of Rapley's book, pg 219: "On both brass and iron molds a single letter will at times be stamped, i.e. A,D,H,S, and many more. These are believed to be "in house" markings, maybe quality control inspectors marks."



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  Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 1818 jeffanderson 03/03/2011 04:54PM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 1690 steg 03/03/2011 05:46PM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 675 jeffanderson 03/03/2011 06:16PM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 614 andrus 03/03/2011 08:07PM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 655 steg 03/03/2011 08:24PM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 645 andrus 03/03/2011 10:07PM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 1205 John Gross 03/04/2011 07:22AM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 708 hmaag 03/04/2011 08:57AM
  Re: Colt .44 Bullet Mold markings - military? 1397 steg 03/04/2011 02:30PM


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