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21 minutes ago, kiwijw said:

Yes I meant it in a good way....👍

Good luck out there

JW :smile:

Looks like you're going to have to update everyone on Mr Pocket this time, your efforts today deserve a new post 🙂

 

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nice supply of junk, Phrunt...

a bullet is just a piece of lead...the chance of finding  a cartridge  that would still fire is slim. The chance of you hitting the primer is even slimmer...I have found many types of cartridges without harm. 

However, explosives used in mining can be hazardous...

fred

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Yes Simon, That is just the lead head of a .22 bullet. No chance of harm coming from that. I did find a live & complete .22 bullet at Mr Pocket. I have found many over my times detecting & so far have had no issues. Have even found many live shotgun cartridges to. I always wonder....what are the chances of.......🎆 BANG 🎇

JW :smile: 

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Enjoying the pictures and the stories!

Nicely done, and happy to follow along with your learning process, always something to learn . . .

All the best,

Lanny

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The large, decorative copper piece is part of dresser drawer pull.  The wire (or rod) bale was attached through those two rectanglar holes, and the round holes were for the screws that attached this to the drawer.  (If you were old like most of us you would have recognized this!)  Here is a pic I ripped off Google Images:

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:laugh: Now Simon is going to wonder what the hell that was doing up there. Thanks Chuck. Never a dull moment on info from this forum. Cheers.👍

Best of luck out there

JW :smile: 

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Well I'll be damned, I am now wondering why that was there, the most unlikely place for that sort of thing.  Maybe they had it on a horses carriage for a cupboard door on it or something like that, an old school glove box. weird! 

Thanks GB_Amateur.

 

 

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