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#3536855 - 01/08/14 08:53 AM Any Thoughts on This
chall
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Found this in my backyard with a new metal detector I got for my son at Christmas. It has a very silver look to it. Top side is fairly smooth while other side is a little rougher. Estimated weight is about 2 ounces. Just curious what it might be.


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#3537092 - 01/08/14 11:19 AM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: chall]
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Molten aluminum
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#3537850 - 01/08/14 07:22 PM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: Rockhound]
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Lead from when they were building your house, if you have an old house.
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#3538114 - 01/08/14 09:18 PM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: Bigmonts]
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Lead would be off color white from the enviroment
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#3538157 - 01/08/14 09:41 PM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: Rockhound]
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yep its melted aluminum.. dug many a one of them..
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#3538225 - 01/08/14 10:17 PM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: pressfit]
in the dog house!
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Could it not be a over flow from a mini ball casting, or a spent ball, maybe melted in a campfire. ........... There where battles fought in the area right.......
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#3538498 - 01/09/14 08:00 AM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: in the dog house!]
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If it was lead it would be white not shiny
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#3541392 - 01/10/14 09:30 PM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: Rockhound]
Inkstainz
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I'd say aluminum
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#3542850 - 01/12/14 08:03 AM Re: Any Thoughts on This [Re: Inkstainz]
Crow Terminator
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I agree with melted aluminum from the looks of it. But the weight wouldn't be right, unless you were off in your estimate. Aluminum wouldn't be 2 oz for that size. And lead would be white, even after a short time in the ground.
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