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Old 04-22-2006, 09:18 AM
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Press broke

I bought an RCBS press when I was twenty-six years old. The hanle portion broke the other day. How longis the warentee?
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Old 04-22-2006, 09:47 AM
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Re: Press broke

Lifetime warrantee
Call RCBS up they will either fix it replace it or might send you a different new one if they now longer make the press
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Old 04-22-2006, 11:06 AM
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Re: Press broke

I think they changed the handle threads in about 1975 or so.
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Old 04-22-2006, 06:58 PM
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Re: Press broke

That's a first, never knew anyone who ever broke a press..use more lube.. LOL !!!! [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
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Old 04-22-2006, 10:14 PM
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Re: Press broke

Gentlemen,

Your info is very incouraging. I will give them a call on Monday.

A few weeks ago I was teaching my son-in-law to reload. The handle fell out. After carefullly inspecting it I realized it broke off at the threads. I continued to use it until a couple days ago. With less holding the rod, there was more leverage on the cammer and the rod broke out a chunk; rendering the press useless.
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