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Hornaday LnL-AP Primer System Troubleshooting

Filed in Articles, Hornady LnL AP, Hornady LnL-AP Setup, Reloading Presses, Uncategorized by on January 27, 2013 1 Comment • views: 2944
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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Suggested Improvement to the Hornady LnL-AP Priming System

Filed in Articles, Hornady LnL AP, Reloading Presses by on November 21, 2011 1 Comment • views: 726
Suggested Improvement to the Hornady LnL-AP Priming System

The arrow is pointing to the spot on the sub-plate with the cutout for the primer slider. If you own an LnL you know that the profile of this cutout matches the shape of the primer slider pretty well.  The problem is that occasionally grains of powder will get trapped in this area and the […]

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Hornady LnL AP Caliber/Powder Changes

Filed in Articles, Hornady LnL AP by on June 29, 2011 2 Comments • views: 1508
Hornady LnL AP Caliber/Powder Changes

With my Hornady LnL AP on the way, it’s time to take a closer look at the impact upon the powder dispensing system when doing caliber changes. Rather than mount the dies in a Die Plate like Dillon and RCBS, Hornady uses Lock-N-Load Bushings as shown in the adjacent photo. You screw the die into […]

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Hornady Lock-N-Load AP

Filed in Articles, Choosing a Progressive Press, Hornady LnL AP by on June 23, 2011 9 Comments • views: 4219
Hornady Lock-N-Load AP

In the “Which Progressive Press Should I Buy” quest, the current top contender is the Hornady Lock-N-Load AP. Some reasons why: 1. Except for the Lee Loadmaster it is the least expensive press but it’s quality seems to be comparable to Dillon and RCBS. The fact that they are offering 500 free bullets helped too […]

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Dillon XL 650

Filed in Articles, Choosing a Progressive Press, Dillon XL 650 by on June 22, 2011 1 Comment • views: 4457
Dillon XL 650

In the “Which Progressive Reloading Press Should I Buy” quest, in this article I share what I’ve learned about the Dillon XL 650 and my opinions of it. The XL 650 is the upper-middle product in the Dillon line of progressing reloading presses. For most reloaders this is the “I’ve-died-and-gone-to-heaven.” press. It is a 5-station […]

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Lee Loadmaster

Filed in Articles, Choosing a Progressive Press, Lee Loadmaster by on June 21, 2011 7 Comments • views: 6459
Lee Loadmaster

In the “Which Progressive Reloading Press Should I Buy” quest, in this article I share what I’ve learned about the Lee Loadmaster and my opinions of it. Either praise or denigrate the Lee Loadmaster on any online forum and you are sure to start a ‘Love it – Hate it’ free-for-all. If you are thinking […]

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RCBS Pro 2000

Filed in Articles, Choosing a Progressive Press, RCBS Pro 2000 by on June 20, 2011 1 Comment • views: 6302
RCBS Pro 2000

In the “Which Progressive Press Should I Buy” quest, today we look at the RCBS Pro 2000. I really like this press and it is currently my second choice, with my first choice being the Hornady LnL AP. It is a simple press.  It is a strong press. It’s frame or body is cast iron, […]

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Dillon RL 550B

Filed in Articles, Choosing a Progressive Press, Dillon RL 550B by on June 20, 2011 1 Comment • views: 1890
Dillon RL 550B

In the “Which Progressive Reloading Press Should I Buy” quest, in this article I share what I’ve learned about the Dillon RL 550B and my opinions of it. Dillon makes fantastic equipment and the RL 550B is no exception. It’s a fine press that I would be very happy with.  I’m a tool junky and […]

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