Throwback Thursday: Sierra Bullet Boards Over the Years

Sierra Bullets has created seven bullet boards to display the bullet line over the years. Do you have one in your reloading room?  Let us know in the comments.


Sierra Bullet Board4
Sold from 1965 to 1969 – $8.50
Product Description: This attractive display board of all bullets manufactured by Sierra Bullets, Inc. The display is pleasantly arranged within a 16 x 16 inch portrait type frame made of lightweight, durable plastic.  Each of the 52 actual bullets are identified for caliber, style, and weight.  Each is mounted in a fitted depression and fastened with a special adhesive compound.  The acetate cover is printed on the inside to prevent defacing.  It will not fade and it is easily cleaned.  While the attractive display is primarily intended for dealer wall or counter display, it would ornament the will of any shooter’s den or gun room, while providing a ready reference to the entire Sierra bullet line.   


Sierra_Bullet_BoardSold from 1970 – 1972


BulletBoard2a
Sold from 1973 – 1974 for $15.00


RichWoodToneBackground

Sold from 1975 – 1977 for $25.00
Product Description: This attractively designed Bullet Board provides a rich wood-grained oval background for Sierra’s complete line of 79 precision bullets.  An ideal decoration for either office or den, the Bullet Board also doubles as a convenient reference source by showing bullet caliber, diameter, grain weight and design.


SierraBullets3

First sold in 1977 for $30.00
Sold from 1977 – 1980

Product Description: This attractively designed Bullet Board provides a rich wood-tone background for Sierra’s complete line of precision bullets.  An ideal decoration for either office or den, the Bullet Board also doubles as a convenient reference source by showing bullet caliber, diameter, grain weight and design.  The board features the two latest additions to the Sierra line the .45 Long Colt (240 gr.) and the .375 Big Game Hunting Bullet (300 gr.).  The board is a handy reference source giving the caliber, diameter, grain weight and design of each of the 84 precision-made Sierra bullets.
Approximately 22″ wide X 15″.


BulletBoardCaliforniaWoodFirst sold in 1980 for $38.50
Sold from 1980 – 1995

Product Description: The Sierra Bullet Board is made of everything rich and real.  Rich real California Redwood.  A complete selection of genuine Sierra Bullets.  Classic cooper metallic printing.  One of limited collection. *Company records indicate these boards were offered in Redwood, Oak, Cedar, and Zebrawood
(approximately 25 specially made pictured below)

WestTexasWholesale_Letter Click to read a letter dated February 11, 1982 about the Zebrawood bullet board. BulletBoard_Zebrawood

SierraBullets50thAnniversaryBulletBoardFirst sold in 1996 for $299.95
Product Description: Created to celebrate Sierra Bullet’s 50th anniversary.  We only made 5000 pieces, so this impressive board is sure to be a collector’s item.  Each plaque is handcrafted from the finest solid oak and features one of all 158 bullets made at the time.  Leather-look background details bullet calibers and grain weights and is accented by engraved wood trim and framed by a 1/2″ select hemp rope.  Key hole cut back for easy hanging. Bullet boards are numbered in the lower right hand corner.

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4 Responses to Throwback Thursday: Sierra Bullet Boards Over the Years

  1. Daryl says:

    I see the asking price is commensurate with inflation. They are all nice but I’m not a collector of wall hangings that eventually collect dust. I have enough mounts hanging that require annual care.

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  2. firstriverbend says:

    Always liked the display boards!!

    Like

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