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Thread: First CW Bullet

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  1. #1
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    Randy

    Aug 2017
    SW Missouri
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    First CW Bullet

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    Chiseled through the frozen first 3" and the rest was soft. This one was around 9". HH
    Picture of the Bullet cleaned up and a mysterious little brass knob of some sort that was at least 8" deep. Any Help to what it is would be appreciated. Thanks in advanced!
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    Last edited by Digger RJ; Jan 13, 2018 at 06:23 PM.

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    Joe

    Nov 2014
    VA
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    Congratulations on your first! Many more to come.
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  3. #3
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    Oct 2014
    Massachusetts
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    Congratualtions on the CW bullet!
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    Oct 2017
    Currently Ringgold, Georgia, Formerly Vaudreuil, Quebec
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    Congrats!!
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    ...helping to free the environment from lead contamination one bullet at a time!!!

  5. #5
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    Jan 2016
    Somewhere below the mason-dixon
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    Congrats!! Its such a great feeling digging Civ relics. I love reliving that moment in time. Ive dug over a hundred mini balls and still get that kid on Christmas feeling when I see one in my plug. Were frozen as well, my hard headed self using pick ax.
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  6. #6
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    Oct 2017
    Currently Ringgold, Georgia, Formerly Vaudreuil, Quebec
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    Documenting / Mapping Properties with Civil War History
    You are going to clean it up and give us a nice profile and cavity pic?
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    ...helping to free the environment from lead contamination one bullet at a time!!!

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    Kevin

    Feb 2017
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    Oh man. You must feel like you just received your diploma from Treasure Hunting "U"! Awesome score and sorry if I am a bit envious and excited for you buddy. I have found large round balls up north here but, no three ring minies. Big Congrats mate!
    Last edited by Kurios1; Jan 13, 2018 at 03:23 PM.
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    Proverbs 3:5-6

    Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
    In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

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    DEPLORABLE

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    Congrats on The CW 3 Ringer.
    The First of anything is always great.
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    SOMETIMES I WISH I DIDN'T KNOW NOW ,,, WHAT I DIDN'T KNOW THEN,, Bob Seger

  9. #9
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    Nov 2012
    Maryland
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    Good going. BTW I'm the one who gave dafallis1 the pick ax, which I had conveniently put in my truck.
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    Title? old fart

    Jun 2014
    mid western ARK
    XP Deus with 9"LF and 9" HF Coils and 600 Equinox
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    sweet CW find, I have found 58 round balls but no ringers. congrats and good luck on finding even more
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    LUKE 15 : 8 "OR WHAT WOMAN, IF SHE HAS TEN SILVER COINS AND LOSES ONE COIN,DOES NOT LIGHT A LAMP AND SWEEP THE HOUSE AND SEARCH CAREFULLY UNTIL SHE FINDS IT?" 15 : 9 "AND WHEN SHE HAS FOUND IT, SHE CALLS TOGETHER HER FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS, SAYING, "REJOICE WITH ME, FOR I HAVE FOUND THE COIN WHICH I HAD LOST!"

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    Aug 2017
    Northern Virginia
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    Congratulations on a awesome find
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  12. #12
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    Apr 2016
    Xp Deus ,aka sorex pro, I have owned ctx 30/30,racer2,nokta fors core,at pro,tesoro cortes.
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    congrats!
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    R.T

    Mar 2017
    East Coast
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    Congrats and sweet find. Makes you want to get out in the cold again and find another. HH
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  14. #14
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    Dec 2006
    Mechanicsville, Va.
    Deus XP/Nautilus 2B
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    nice job on finding the bullet, hope there are many more in your future!
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