Wilson/sinclair case trimmer or forster case trimmer

Discussion in 'Equipment Discussions' started by JEREMY logan, May 4, 2009.

  1. JEREMY logan

    JEREMY logan Guest

    I can't make up my mind so whoever has either one of these case trimmers if you could let me know the pros and cons about them i would appreciate it i will be loading for a rem 700 300 ultra thanks for any advice :)
  2. Buffalobob

    Buffalobob Writers Guild

    Jun 12, 2001
    If you are dealing with a really large casehead like the 338 Lapua or 378 Wby and you decide to buy a Forster then make sure you get the one that fits the larger cases. They have two sizes for some odd reason. Forster is nice to deal with and has really good customer service.

  3. JEREMY logan

    JEREMY logan Guest

    Thanks buffalobob......
  4. eddybo

    eddybo Well-Known Member

    Jan 5, 2007
    I have never looked at the forester, that said I am not sure how anything could be better than the wilson. I like the micrometer stop that indexes off the case head. The only thing I can say bad about it is that sometimes the cases will spin inside the case holder if you do not tap them in firmly enough.
  5. phorwath

    phorwath Well-Known Member

    Apr 4, 2005
    I have both. For just trimming case necks, the Forster is a little faster, and provides consistent case lengths.