there a couple of ways you can do it (1) you can water drop them and they will get hard I take a 5gal bucket fill it 1/2 up with water and put a pice of 1/2 inch foam in to cut down on the splashing or (2) if you can get some lino type and mix it to 1part lino to 9 parts lead that should give you what you are looking for Forest T
I agree with HL..You might be able to find someone in your area that really wants the pure lead for Black Powder...might be able to trade nice clean w/w ingots all ready to go instead of spending extraa money on tin, antimony and/or Lino-type.
However....starting with pure lead, you can control your alloy and custom make what ever hardnes you desire. The oposite is not true with W/W. You cannot return it to soft. You can get it a little softer...heat it up and skim it without fluxing, and do not water quench, but they will still be pretty hard.
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