Call Lee. They're good folks
I have all 3.
As stated above they can be loaded from mild to "Holy Crap"!
My one 44 and three 45s are all single action (SAA),...
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There are NO stupid questions, just ones you don't ask that get you killed or worse.
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Altamont Snakeskin Rubber & Wood
Gottem on both my GP100 & my SP-101
I have Altamonts on several of my guns.
I'll post pics from my PC tomorrow.
William surveyor- If you heard horror stories, they weren't from me.
I have 3 Ubertis (all are from Taylor's and Co) and all 3 are works of art....
Get a reloading manual or 3.
It will tell you how much powder, what bullet, powder etc. etc.
I personally have over a dozen manuals & still don't...
To SAFELY use them, don't ask on an internet site.
Some joker may think its funny to blow up your gun.
Or they may just be mistaken.
Dies that can be used in a Lee Pro 1000 can be used in almost every other
large name press (7/8 x 14)
I don't have any experience with the small...
I feel sorry for you friend. :scrutiny:
I've found that I don't care how much the factory loads cost.
My ammo is better.
Take for example 223 ... my ammo prints 1/2 of what factory...
2nd & 3rd guns I bought were both 10-5s.
2nd was a 4" which I still have & LOVE, the 3rd gun was a 2"
I realized the 2" square butt was a bit big...
Just think of a box of cereal, or bag of chips.
They really are full when packed.
So ya, it does settle & sometimes they're "forced" to settle....
Darn! I hate when that happens.
In my younger days I had a box of 357 ammo follow me home.
I didn't have a 357 then.
A couple of months later I...
You can spend everywhere from $25 to over $1000.
What's your comkfort level.
If you go cheap, is it gonna keep you awake at night?
Seating depth is part of the data.
The OAL is specified.
If the bullet has a cannelure, that's where I seat it.
Please stay safe & be VERY careful.
Hmmm, how about none of the above.
My go-to powder is TiteGroup,
Then probably Universal or W231.
Of course it helps that I have those on hand.
Your flying pig looks like a nice load.
Yup, need to know, what caliber & what press.
If handgun of any kind, heck I haven't trimmed a case (new or not) in over 12 years.
I have a 4" 1915 version of the Colt Army Special .38.
It's finish is poor, but it's got lotsa character.
Lock-up is tight & the trigger is...
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