PELLET FLARE TOOL



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PELLET FLARE TOOL
« on: January 21, 2013, 10:20:59 AM »
As requested here is the tool I made to flare the pellets for the Hatsan 135 .25. This is a practice bow arrow tip. I have ground the point off to allow the bevel not to bottom out in the pellet. Deer horn tip was used for the handle and with the curve it seems to work very well.

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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2013, 10:25:52 AM »
That is one great looking and functional tool!

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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2013, 10:30:51 AM »
nice job !
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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2013, 05:12:14 PM »
Thanks for uploading the photo.
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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2013, 08:18:20 PM »
About a year ago, I bought out the remaining stocks of a gunshops JSB Polymags .22 (only about 6 or 8 tins). I got them at a good cheap price because new stocks weren't coming in for a while and these ones had been dropped while handling and dented an edge of the container leaving some skirts damaged,, not that badly either when I got them home, opened and looked at them. I got a 6.5mm stereo jack plug and filed away the pointed tip and that made a good simple pellet skirt flare tool. Worked a treat on the Poly's and the overall amount was about 50 of them in all of the tins and 3 I tossed out, so I got a real good deal, when added up...

Pic of a similar plug... (Hope it comes through)


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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #5 on: January 28, 2013, 09:30:47 PM »
 Another use of something coverted and works. Thanks for sharing.

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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2013, 06:12:21 PM »
Recieved it today and tested it on some FTT's and it works great,Thank You very much excellent job.
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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2013, 06:24:29 PM »
Great!!! I thought you would like it. That designis much better than my first one thanks to you. The FTT's I can sit them on much shooting bench and take the flaring tool and insert it in the skirt area and roll the pellet around. Then be able to hold the pellet still in the tool and insert it in to the seat area. You can even get the pellets out of the tin and then roll them and insert them to shoot. GOOD DEAL!!!!


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Re: PELLET FLARE TOOL
« Reply #8 on: January 31, 2013, 06:33:50 PM »
This tool is alot more accurate to flare with,my pen was soft and hard to get the right flare.Now waiting for Saturday for my new ftt's to come in.
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