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Sinker maker in Sherwood

Discussion in 'Northwest Fishing' started by Aquaholic, Feb 17, 2014.

  1. Aquaholic

    Aquaholic Sherwood New Member

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    Hey all,

    I am making cannon ball sinkers.

    I am not selling the raw lead.

    I have the following sizes. 1 oz, 2 oz, 3 oz, 4 oz, 5 oz, 6 oz, 8 oz, 10 oz, 12 oz and 16 oz

    I am charging $.15 - $.20 per oz depending on quantity.
     
  2. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner You'll Never Know Well-Known Member

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    Where are you sourcing your lead from?
     
  3. Aquaholic

    Aquaholic Sherwood New Member

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    This particular batch was from a metal broker in Tigard. I am always on the hunt for cheap lead.
     
  4. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner You'll Never Know Well-Known Member

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    :thumbup:
     
  5. Mikej

    Mikej Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Welcome, glad you took my advice! Now all you need to do is put an ad up in the non-fire arms classifieds and see where it goes. Of course you know that the hard core cast boolit shooters will be hitting you up for selling them raw lead? Some may even consider it a waste of good lead making sinkers with it.

    Mike
     
  6. Aquaholic

    Aquaholic Sherwood New Member

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    Thank you.
     
  7. U201491

    U201491 Well-Known Member

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    That is like big foot.......................... You must have written that in the 50's :)
     
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  8. HappyRoman

    HappyRoman Sherwood Forest Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Have some mixed lead scrap available.. $/#
     
  9. HappyRoman

    HappyRoman Sherwood Forest Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Mixed scrap lead, some already made int sinkers, some bars, some??? no wheel raw wheel weights.
    100# mininiums, $/#. call if interested.. 503-293-0714