Tagged: How we get are lead
- August 14, 2018 at 6:06 pm #68779
The doe run lead plant is probably 45 miles north of my house. I thaught every body here would like to know how we get are lead. It is a very long and interesting prosses . Converting the ore into lead . I thaught they just mined it crushed it up and put it into big ovens.History lesson over 20 families from this area in the 1820’s or so moved from this area to now the San Antonio area. They fought in the Alamo and the battal of San jacinta. Some big name people came from this area that moved to TX. To bad this smelter is closed down. The nairator speaking sounds like a young Paul Harvey. If you are old enough to rember who he was https://youtu.be/6HhdkkdsvTM
- August 14, 2018 at 6:09 pm #68780
- August 14, 2018 at 6:48 pm #68781
This is a new modern version of uses of lead .mining, and bullet making . https://youtu.be/Uz0ObOAwncw
- September 1, 2018 at 5:33 am #68814lead-1Participant
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Nice, thank for posting the videos.
- September 2, 2018 at 10:51 am #68816
I still thank the prosess is amazing. Just to get lead out of the ore. They have been Mining lead here in the early 1700’s
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