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Unread 09-07-2009, 05:23 PM
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rcbs JR 2

Ok guys I just trades into a couple of presses and they where both rcbs JR2 they looked like they where built well but i did not have chance to look at them just wondeirng if any of yall have any experience with this press or if i should just sell them and get somthing else
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Matt
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    Unread 09-08-2009, 03:22 PM
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    Re: rcbs JR 2

    The JR presses were good tools for their time but were immediately out moded when the compound toggle press linkages came along to ease the effort for resizing larger cases.

    They are still quite useable but I'd restrict them to pistol loading or specialty rifle tasks such as decapping, file trimming, bullet pulling, seating, etc.
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    Unread 09-08-2009, 04:59 PM
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    Re: rcbs JR 2

    Thanks Boom that was what i was afraid of
    oh well i will be putting them up for sale then
    Matt
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    Re: rcbs JR 2

    Your presses, your choice.

    I'd keep 'em if I had room to mount 'em and get a Lee Classic Cast for my main, really strong, press.
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