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Old October 13, 2006, 03:04 PM   #1
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BiG BiG! tumbler

Here Is a tumbler for those Big Big Brass!
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Old October 13, 2006, 04:17 PM   #2
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Shucks, and I headed over your link hoping to be impressed. I thought it would be a cement truck or something.

My friend Sam has a tumbler that's an old cement mixer. It's humongous. He uses sand as the tumbling medium, and it works.
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Old October 16, 2006, 07:25 PM   #3
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Actually, that's pretty impressive if you have the parts lying around.

Smart thinking.


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Old October 19, 2006, 08:02 PM   #4
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My bud sell used brass locally, he uses a cement mixer to tumble his picked up brass.
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Old October 19, 2006, 10:19 PM   #5
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Cement mixer with plastic paddles might be a really good wet media tumbler, too. I wouldn't be using sand, though. You look at pictures of Egyptian mummies and they have, if they lived long, teeth that are real white and real worn from the sand dust. I don't think I want that happening to my dies.

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