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Old 09-26-2006, 05:55 PM
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Help newbe select a reloading press.

I am new to reloading and I am collecting my components. I am not a high volume shooter and never will be so speed is not an issue. Precision is the number one concern for me. I want to start out at a modest priced model to see if I like reloading before shelling out big bucks on a better press (like a Forster Co-Ax). Right now I am leaning toward a Lee Classic Cast or RCBS Rockchucker. The Lee runs $60 and the Rockchucker runs $108. I thought that I could save the approx. $50 and use it to buy better dies or other accuracy tools? What are your thoughts.
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Old 09-26-2006, 06:12 PM
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Re: Help newbe select a reloading press.

For that budget I'd use the Rockchucker but its worth the extra money to get a Co-Ax now , they are awsome very accurate ammo very quick die change their worth every penny. buy one now for $180 and you'll have saved yourself $100 next year when you want to replace the RCBS.

But realy the RCBS and Redding single stage presses are great , I still use a little RCBS Partner press a good bit for
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Re: Help newbe select a reloading press.

I agree with JDJones.
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Re: Help newbe select a reloading press.

i have the rockchucker and like it. start with at least the rockchucker and save yourself some $$ in the long run
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Re: Help newbe select a reloading press.

I have a RCBS but would recomend a Lyman...
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Old 09-27-2006, 03:18 AM
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Re: Help newbe select a reloading press.

Hey bud,
I just do this stuff for fun. I use the rockchucker.
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Re: Help newbe select a reloading press.

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I have an extra Forster Coax press that I will sell for $120 plus $10 shipping.
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