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Old 07-27-2011, 01:44 AM   #1
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So I have a Lyman universal and its a piece of crap in my opinion, shaft wobbles and the pilots seem to be either to loose or to tight. Looking for a replacement just wondering what you guys would suggest been looking at RCBS, doesnt have to be a power trimmer, as I dont do a great volume of reloading more interested in accuracy.

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Old 07-27-2011, 01:55 AM   #2
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i use the redding tr-1400. for better precision the tr-2400 is the next step up. my 1400 trims case after case to 3 decimal precision.

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I have used a basic Forster trimmer for many years. I am due for a new cutter shaft (after trimming countless thousands of cases). 3-way cutters available for .223 and .308 (maybe others). Power adapter available to use a drill instead of the crank handle for high volume trimming.

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I have always used the Lee case trimmers with a cordless drill.

It's fast,easy,cheap,and you get good results.

They also come in handy when you want to anneal your cases too!

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Either the RCBS, Redding, or Forester models are great trimmers.

If you want the MACdaddy then get a Giraud Power Trimmer. GTC Trimmer

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Either the RCBS, Redding, or Forester models are great trimmers.

If you want the MACdaddy then get a Giraud Power Trimmer. GTC Trimmer
damn thats a sweet tool!!
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Been using an RCBS pro trim for a few years. Works fine.

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damn thats a sweet tool!!
It is either mrm14 or m14srock that I showed that too and they bought one. I want to say is was mrm14.
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It is either mrm14 or m14srock that I showed that too and they bought one. I want to say is was mrm14.
im gonna have to get one at some point if its as good as it looks!!
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If you don't want to spend that much hows about $60?

Look at the Worlds Finest Trimmer (WFT)
World's Finest Trimmer - The Texas Predator Posse

World's Finest Trimmer at Little Crow Gun Works
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