Just got this in today. Same capacity, this is good old pyrex glass, which will handle the chemicals in powder that turn the factory hopper into dark and cracked plastic. Got this from http://wardlance.com/dillon.html Custom deflector and turned alum lid. Nice job overall!
Found this good video to explain how to make this thing run well.
Placed a new primer order, Price break was at 100K. 110K Primers isnt as impressive as I thought it might be. This should last a couple months…
308 brass with primer is about 25 pounds per 1000 cases.
After months of procrastination, I’ve finally reassembled everything to load some 30 carbine. This puts 300AAC on hold, because they share a powder funnel on the Dillon 550B, but thats ok. I went back to my logbook, and realized that last time I loaded this, I used 12 graisn of Accurate #9, behind a Phelps … Continue reading
Running out of room, and tired of things being crowded. Lots of big projects coming around the corner. Adding this new bench to the room. Should clean things up a lot.
I’ve found the need for a press that can handle larger sized dies, and it was time to mount a few presses that haven’t been in service in a while. As seen, my Dillon 550B with case feed in 38spl and my new RCBS rock chucker in 375Cheytac!
Never before has the relative simplicity of a reloading machine frustrated me so much. My 1050 and I have been friends for years, with pretty much no issues. But I recently added a GSI bullet feeder into the mix. Eight weeks I have been working on this thing, a day here, and a day there. … Continue reading
Sent my old GSI bullet feeder in for an upgrade. A few things I had issue with, should be corrected in this newer version.