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Matt96 03-27-2013 02:19 AM

Case trmmers
 
I am looking at a case trimmer that I will use on standard calipers plus .44 & .357 Automag. What trimmer would everyone get, Hornady, RCBS, Lyman, Forester?

Matt

jjfuller1 03-27-2013 02:25 AM

i use the RCBS trimmer. works fine for my needs. after a bunch of shells my hands get tired though. but it does the job

locutus 03-27-2013 10:56 PM

Get the Dillon, if you can afford it

www.dillonprecision.com Click on case prep equipment.

All that you mentioned work well. I use a Forster.

robocop10mm 03-27-2013 11:04 PM

I use a Forster and attach an electric drill to the cutter shaft. I have trimmed many thousands of cases and now probably need a new cutter shaft

Matt96 03-29-2013 03:07 AM

I ordered the RCBS trimmer with the pilot set as I reload for most of the calipers listed. I own many RCBS products a nd they have served me well.

csaw44 03-29-2013 03:54 AM

Take a look at the WFT...Worlds Finest Trimmer. I have two of them and like them a lot. http://www.midwayusa.com/find?userSearchQuery=wft

aandabooks 03-29-2013 04:18 AM

I use a Forester. The base is a little narrow so I have it mounted on a larger board that I then clamp to my reloading bench. That allows me to put it away when I'm not using it.

afjones20 03-29-2013 09:38 AM

I have the basic lee setup. Wood ball hand trimmer with case follower and a lock stud for use with a drill. I'm going to have to tweak my case follower a little though since its not cutting all the way down to the trim to length for my casings (7mm rem mag). All parts together under 20 bucks


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