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any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

I have a couple hundred .490 and .530 rb that are oxidized, any one know how to safely clean them? I dont have a mould or I would just remelt them. Thanks for any advise.

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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 10-19-2011, 08:46 PM
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Re: any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

Really no reason to clean them. Spray them with oil. You are gonna lube the patch anyway.
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Re: any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

That might be what I do with them, use the for killin paper.

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Re: any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

Best way to clean them is just shoot them. The oxidation doesn't change anything except your perception.

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Re: any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

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Re: any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

roll them around in a little bowl of oil
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Re: any one know how to clean oxidized lead balls?

Pass them thru deer hair......

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Send them all to me so you don't have to look at them any more!
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