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Unveiling the production model

Discussion in 'Blackpowder' started by 6Gun4Fun, Sep 7, 2008.

  1. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    You've heard me talk about my loader for a couple months now and I think the time has come to reveal the unit with all it's revisions. I'm going to test the waters and offer a few for sale later this week.
  2. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    I'll place one on the "Buy, Sell and Trade: Accessories" catagory
  3. Smokin_Gun

    Smokin_Gun Well-Known Member

    I got dibs on the first one!

    I got DIBBS on the first one....
    I think they will be the best yet being multicaliber friendly and Depth set adjustable.

  4. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    Here's my plan. Smokin_Gun, I have one set aside for you. I'll put one on this website's trading board, one on ebay, and one I'll be sending to North American Muzzleloader Hunting Magazine for a product review.
  5. Im283

    Im283 Well-Known Member

    i'd like to see a picture of it

    never mind, I saw the pic of it on another thread,

    very nice. I am guessing you will sell a bunch of them
  6. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    That was the prototype loader that you saw on another thread. When I post the loaders, I'll also have photos and a video on my website to demonstrate the ease and speed in which one can change from one make and caliber to another. It's my hope that it fill a niche in the market.
  7. sundance44s

    sundance44s Well-Known Member

    I don`t understand why the guy makeing the ones sold at Powder Inc ..stopped production ..once ya get use to useing a cylinder stand ..sure makes life easyer for us Remington shooters ....I would have worn the loading lever pins out on mine had it not been for the cylinder stand ..much easyer to get consistant seating pressure too ..
    ...........SmokinGun ....It`ll work on the modern new fangle ROA cylinder too ...LOL
  8. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    My loader works with the Rugers, Colts and Remingtons, from .31 cal. to .45 cal. I understand the need to be consistent when loading. It was that quest for consistent loading that spurred me to make my loader. Previously, the shooter relied on "feel" each time he loaded. With my loader, you still use "feel", but only to load the very first chamber, after locking in the seating depth, the only variable would then be the measured powder charge. My loader will consistently seat the ball to the same depth each time you lower the loading lever.
    Last edited: Sep 9, 2008
  9. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    I plan on posting a video on my website that shows switching between loading my '49 pocket to my Ruger Old Army in about 10 seconds.
  10. Smokin_Gun

    Smokin_Gun Well-Known Member

    Sounds like a good plan to me 6Gun4Fun... I needed a good loadin' press like my Pard Sundance gots, ain't got the money time or room to load or carry around as many wooden loaders as I would need...one cylinder press takes the place of 100 or more loading stands.
    :D Yup I'm happy

  11. denster

    denster Well-Known Member

    Really great idea. When are they going to appear for sale?
  12. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    I've been working on building an inventory and finalizing my Reg. U.S. Patent all at the same time and should have some ready next week. As you may know, I already have patent pending status for my idea. I've received several inquiries from the website too. I just need a little more time. My plan is to have one on this website trading board, one on ebay, and the balance will be available from the website.
    I want to keep ebay out of my pocket as much as possible. Buyers will be able to make payments through paypal or money orders money orders, and of course good old fashioned cash. I've been a seller on ebay for 8 years. Here's a link to ebay's "My world" if anyone wonders about my trading history. I've created another ebay user name that closely resembles my website name to sell the first loader.

  13. scrat

    scrat Well-Known Member

    cool love to see the pics too.
  14. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    I had to special order some cutting tools for machining, I just got the call that they have arrived! Things are going a bit slower then I had hoped but I anticipate having some completed very soon.
  15. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

    Just wanted to let those parties who are interested know, I'm going to have some loaders ready by mid-week, I'll be working feverishly on them this weekend.
  16. 6Gun4Fun

    6Gun4Fun Well-Known Member

  17. Smokin_Gun

    Smokin_Gun Well-Known Member

    Still waitin' to hear from you about my loader...


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