My thanks to you again. That article is just the ticket for me. Enough detail to really help and spelled out so that all you have to do is have it open while you work.
I should have done all of this before I got the first molds. I just bought molds the same size as the loads I had been purchasing and loading with no leading problems. But this is doing it right and it looks like a sort of enjoyable project for a guy who thinks kindly of his "little friends" and likes spending time with them
Sorry but the Yugoslav M48 just reminded me he ain't so little and he barks with that really satisfying WHUMP