Hot tip here, at least I think so, is for the "mallet".
For 60 years I've used an old hickory hammer handle, ya I've had to replace it once or twice, but it works well. I use it back wards. Not the same one, but the same item is what I use for a mallet to open the sprue plate when I cast bullets.
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