These ladles were patented in 1919 and are
used in many foundries for safety and pouring clean metal.
The unique design of the pouring spout
taking clean metal from the bottom of the bowl, prevents
pouring slag or impurities.
- The #1 is adequate for 6 cavity gang
moulds 4500 grain working capacity.
- The #2 is excellent for pouring small
- The #3 is an all around use for
pouring ingots up to about 4 lbs of lead.
- The #4 ladle, and in all larger
ladles require 2 hand holding and pouring and
have a cast iron sleeve on the handle for the
left hand which remains cool.
The larger ladles are more suitable for the
foundry use and are a bit large for the individual bullet
A reprint of uses of the ladles is
Images of the ladles with detail are shown
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