[SOLVED] Bullet size
Welcome guest, is this your first visit?
Member
Discoveries
 
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree7Likes
  • 2 Post By dbqIAhunter
  • 4 Post By Sparlo
  • 1 Post By Charlie P. (NY)

Thread: Bullet size

« Prev Thread | Next Thread »
  1. #1
    us
    Aug 2017
    Garrett
    47
    180 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting

    Bullet size

    Top finds from a short hunt at a 1900 home. Not an expert in ammunition. Can you identify the bullet in the photo Click image for larger version. 

Name:	D3426ED3-9D9C-4549-A378-7EF9ECA0A1DF.jpeg 
Views:	11 
Size:	4.96 MB 
ID:	1916492
    Tony in SC and ToddsPoint like this.
    "You will NEVER have this day again, so make it COUNT"
    -Unknown-

  2. #2

    Nov 2019
    19
    38 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    That looks like a 50 cal. BMG bullet. I find them on a WWII training range but they can appear just about anywhere.

  3. #3
    us
    "Is that a Geiger Counter?"

    Feb 2006
    South Central Upstate NY in the foothills of the headlands
    Minelab Musketeer Advantage Pro w/8" & 10" DD coils/Fisher F75se(Upgraded to LTD2) w/11" DD, 6.5" concentric & 9.5" NEL Sharpshooter DD coils/Sunray FX-1 Probe & F-Point/Black Widows/Rattler headphone
    12,336
    15299 times
    Metal Detecting
    .50 caliber BMG? (Browning Machine Gun)

    Could be others of similar (large) caliber. 12.7mm x 108mm (Soviet), 13mm x 64mmB (German), etc.
    dbqIAhunter likes this.
    "If it can be destroyed by the truth, it deserves to be destroyed by the truth" -- Carl Sagan.

    Need the names of good men and heroes to say? Say the names of M. Sgt Gordon and 1st Sgt Shugart.

  4. #4
    us
    Aug 2017
    Garrett
    47
    180 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    I’m thinking a WW 2 vet lived their at one time and had it as a souvenir and must have dropped it
    "You will NEVER have this day again, so make it COUNT"
    -Unknown-

 

 

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. Gun part? Bullet size and age?
    By fishstick in forum What Is It?
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: Feb 23, 2017, 09:07 AM
  2. [SIZE=4][B]Treasure Hunt Saturday, October 10, 2015[/B][/SIZE]
    By cavdetect in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Oct 05, 2015, 08:38 PM
  3. What size bullet is this?
    By Daugela in forum What Is It?
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: Mar 30, 2013, 12:53 AM
  4. Help with OO buckshot size / musket ball size.
    By sasnz in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: Jul 24, 2009, 06:57 PM
  5. Bullet ... new or old ?? UPDATED size & weight
    By GoingDown in forum What Is It?
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: May 02, 2008, 12:45 PM
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.3.0