Pulling bullets

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by AR guy, Jan 8, 2017.

  1. Don Fischer

    Don Fischer Well-Known Member

    355
    Jun 6, 2016
    Very good. Normally I make what I can. Never though about the trickler!
     
  2. deadin

    deadin Well-Known Member

    May 16, 2006
    re post #30

    You lost me..... What does a couple of shell holders and a trickler have to do with the cost of a bullet puller???
     

  3. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    I made something that does the same thing out of some 1/4 inch aluminum in about 1/2 hour. In other words, make your own version. :)
     
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  4. deadin

    deadin Well-Known Member

    May 16, 2006
    I guess you will have to draw a picture.;)

    I'm failing to see how a shell holder and a trickler can replace a bullet puller....o_O
     
  5. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    image.jpeg
    They were just examples of diy projects just like the puller could be. Here's the picture. :)
     
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  6. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    image.jpeg It can have lots of looks. In this drawing the pivot hole is probably too close to the left edge.
     
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  7. gdmoody

    gdmoody Moderator Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2007
    Athens, Georgia
    Even I could make one of those with a bandsaw and piece of flat aluminium.
     
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  8. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    Thats what I thought.
     
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  9. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    Reminds me of a flaring tool block ;)
     
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  10. deadin

    deadin Well-Known Member

    May 16, 2006
    Thanks! Now it's clear.
    I was having trouble with why you were showing a loading block/dribbler when the discussion was about bullet pullers......

    (Still won't pull my deep seated wadcutters.:p)
     
  11. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    image.jpeg Not sure if it would work as well but if you went to a pawn shop and pick up and old wire crimper/stripper for a buck, clamped it closed and drilled your holes it would be the same idea.

    May not work as well because it wouldn't lay flat.
     
  12. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    So what is the pivot hole pivoting around?
     
  13. jonb32248

    jonb32248 New Member

    19
    Jan 2, 2017
    Brookline, Mo.
    $14. for a bullet puller,done.
     
  14. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    It just allows the two arms to flex so that you can grip the bullet. It doesn't really pivot, it just gives a bit.
     
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  15. One Shot

    One Shot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2010
    Colorado
    What did you get?
     
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