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Hornady LnL-AP Setup

Hornaday LnL-AP Primer System Troubleshooting

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Hornaday LnL-AP Primer System Troubleshooting

If you are having Hornady Priming System problems hopefully you’ll find this article helpful.

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Hornady Caliber Change Storage

Filed in Articles, Getting Started Reloading, Hornady LnL-AP Setup by on July 30, 2011 0 Comments • views: 2244
Hornady Caliber Change Storage

As I was changing my Hornady Lock-n-Load AP from 45 ACP to .223, I realized that I needed a way to keep all the caliber-specific parts together. I needed small boxes, one for each caliber that would hold: Dies in their LnL bushings Shellplate Metering Insert Quick Change Powder Die There is also enough room […]

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Hornady LnL-AP Setup Conclusion

Filed in Articles, Hornady LnL-AP Setup by on July 22, 2011 0 Comments • views: 1671
Hornady LnL-AP Setup Conclusion

This is the conclusion of my 5-part series of articles about setting up the Hornady Lock-N-Load AP progressing reloading press. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 With only a couple of very minor teething issues I can comfortably say that my Hornady Lock-N-Load AP progressive press is fully operational and work fine. I’ve […]

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Setting Up The Hornady LnL-AP Part 4 – RCBS Lockout Die

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Setting Up The Hornady LnL-AP Part 4 – RCBS Lockout Die

Mounted in the press right after the Powder Measure is the RCBS Lockout Die. The biggest hazard when reloading is creating a round that is undercharged or overcharged. A squib is a round with primer and bullet but no powder. THen you fire a squib round there is usually just enough force to push the […]

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Setting Up The Hornady LnL-AP Part 3

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Setting Up The Hornady LnL-AP Part 3

This is part 3 of my experience setting up the Hornady Lock-n-Load AP press. In previous posts, I described installing the sizing/decapping die, priming system, expander die, and the seating/crimping die. Today we talk about the powder measure. Bottom Line: I did it exactly as the guy did it in the Hornady video and it […]

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Setting up the Hornady LnL-AP Part 2

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Setting up the Hornady LnL-AP Part 2

Note: Hornady has produced a 12-part video series covering the setup of the LnL-AP in detail.  Not only are these videos included with the press on a DVD, Hornady has also published them on YouTube. In Part 1, I installed the sizing and expander dies, and set up the priming system. Now we’ll get the […]

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Setting Up the Hornady LnL-AP Part 1

Filed in Articles, Hornady LnL-AP Setup by on July 9, 2011 0 Comments • views: 1272
Setting Up the Hornady LnL-AP Part 1

UPS delivered the Hornady LnL-AP a few days ago but due to professional time constraints have not had much chance to set it up. It comes with a series of setup instruction videos on DVD, wherein you get to watch while a Hornady factory guy sets up an LnL-AP, talking you through every step. I […]

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