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Old November 6, 2007, 12:12 PM   #1
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Yeates Custom Bullets

I'm looking for information on Yeates Custom Bullets out of Tulsa Oklahoma. Google is turning up address, phone number or website.

.38 Special, lubricated lead, SWC
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Old January 29, 2012, 02:44 PM   #2
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Yeates Custom Bullets

Hello! I happened to stumble upon your old post & on the off chance that you see this, I wanted to respond to let you know that Yeates Custom Bullets sadly, is no more. My father Jim Yeates passed away in November of '09.

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Old April 9, 2012, 10:57 AM   #3
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Hi Amanda,

I worked for your Dad for a year or two in Tulsa and really enjoyed knowing him! I am very sorry to hear of his passing.

Jim would farm out sizing and lubing of his high linotype bullets and I processed over 30,000 bullets for him in one run alone. It was hard work but the product was great and Dad treated me very well. He was a great guy!

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Old March 20, 2014, 03:59 PM   #4
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Jim Yeates

Thank you so much for your kind words; I can't describe how much hearing things like this mean to me.
I actually used to run the luber/sizer occasionally for him when I was a teenager, 20 something yrs ago
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