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Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

 
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Old 09-07-2013, 12:10 PM
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Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

Hello,
Was wondering if anyone know who makes this bullet seating die with the window to place the bullets in.
Thanks in advance,
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Old 09-07-2013, 05:09 PM
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Re: Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

I don't recognize that die, but if you're looking for one for yourself with a similar configuration you might consider RCBS's Competition Seating dies. They also have the window for bullet seating.
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Old 09-07-2013, 07:00 PM
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Re: Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

Thanks, this die came with a Ponsness Warren Metallic-2 press I purchased and I wanted to find additional inserts but no brand marks on it. It came with a .30 Cal Sleeve and Seating Pin. I know it is not a PW model or RCBS. So I am trying to identify it to find additional caliber parts.
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Old 09-08-2013, 11:23 PM
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Re: Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

It may be a Vickerman or Wichita Precision die.
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Old 09-13-2013, 08:17 PM
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Re: Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

I tried those websites but could not find older models of their current versions. thanks for the help though.
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Old 09-14-2013, 09:34 AM
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Re: Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

Check Ponsness & warren, they make a die like that. It is listed on their web site under metallic accessories. The complete die is $59.95. Also Weatherby used to market a die set, I had one in 300 weatherby Mag. Also RCBS sells a Gold Medal Die which is similar.

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Old 09-17-2013, 08:13 PM
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Re: Help Identifying this bullet seating die with window

Thanks Kenny,
I think it is a Herters "Model Perfect" Automatic Seating Die, the caliber marked on the sleeve and bullet seater is ".300". I put a .30 Cal case in it and it is not a neck sizer. It is not exactly like a Herter's as I can't match my photo with any of the existing Herters photos but the sleeve and seater portion resemble the Herters a great deal. But hey I'm getting closer. thanks again for your help and same to others that have responded.
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