I want to see what people think is the best all around progressive press by cost, speed, quality, available dyes, etc.
The problem with the SDB is that there is no future growth with that device. It works great, but you have to use special Dillon dies. If you want a Lee factory crimp die, (which is one of the better crimping systems out there), you can't use it. It doesn't fit in a SDB.How about the dillon square deal b?
I have a 450 ungraded as well.I have had a Dillon 450 for 35+ years. It's the 550 now. I have made the upgrades to the 550 except for the tool head which is nice. I keep about a thousand of each caliber (many) on hand and this model suits me fine. I do not need to do 500 an hour since 5.56 and a Thompson are not in the stable. The Dillon dies are great and I use RCBS as well. The Dillon folks are great to deal with if and when you need them.