Re: cast ends


jon miller <atsfus@...>
 

On 3/14/2015 11:40 PM, Mike Bauers mwbauers55@... [STMFC] wrote:
I just took a closer look. Those lines of rivets are seamless.

    Remember these are "Red Ball" ends cast from an old linitype (sp) machine probably more than 50-60 (maybe 70) years ago.  Red Ball was as accurate as could be made at that time, but usually was odd ball stuff.  I guess they thought that sold better.

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Jon Miller
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