Is the Rcbs turret press any good?

Is the Rcbs turret press any good?

Highly recommended. 5.0 out of 5 stars Great compromise between a single stage and a progressive. I’ve been reloading for a few years.

Is Lee Classic Turret press any good?

Bottom line, the Lee Classic Turret press is one of my all time favorites. Not only is it built rock solid, but it loads great ammo with excellent consistency. The auto-indexing turret is not as fast as my progressive press, but it is quite a bit faster than a single stage.

What is the difference between single stage and turret press?

The turret press is similar to the single stage press (one die acts on cartridge at a time) but holds multiple dies simultaneously so that you can manually index from one die to another quickly. Some turret presses can auto-index as well so that manual indexing is not required.

How fast is a turret press?

250 rounds per hour
The Classic turret press is fast and convenient when loading handgun cartridges, with rates in excess of 250 rounds per hour possible.

Are progressive reloading presses accurate?

Yes, progressive reloading presses are pretty accurate, though not as accurate as single stage presses or turret reloading presses. A progressive reloading press has multiple dies.

Are reloading dies interchangeable with different presses?

yes, most dies and presses are compatible, unless you are using a shotgun or 50BMG press. Any RCBS press that I’ve seen uses the standard dies, an example being the Rockchucker Supreme. The Lee dies fit nicely, I also buy the Hornaday locking rings which sets the depth.

Which Lee progressive press is best?

#1 Lee Precision Load Master This makes it an excellent choice for less experienced users transitioning to a progressive reloading press from a single-stage or turret press.

What is a single stage reloading press?

Single stage presses are a basic unit that perform a single function with each pull of the handle and is determined by which die is being used. Most single stage users will perform various brass tasks in batches.

Can Lee dies be used in Hornady press?

Yes they will work, same threads 7/8-14. I’ve tried a lot of different dies, Lee dies always give more consistent and accurate loads, you won’t be disappointed. Have fun reloading! 2 of 2 found this helpful.

Can RCBS dies be used in a Lee Press?

What does RCBS stand for?


Acronym Definition
RCBS Rotary Club of Bangkok South (Thailand)
RCBS Rathfarnham Concert Band Society (Ireland)
RCBS Richard Campos Business Support (UK)
RCBS Recurrent Carotid Blowout Syndrome (neuroradiology)

How does a turret press work?

A turret punch, also called a turret press , is a machine that uses punching to form metal shapes. Turret punching involves pushing a punch through a piece of metal to create a hole. There may be a die on the other side of the hole to contain the metal.

Is a turret press much quicker?

Turret punches can operate faster per stroke than a heavier tool press, although of course many strokes are required. A turret punch can achieve 600 strokes per minute. The most sophisticated recent machines may also add facilities for forming and bending, as well as punch cutting.

What is a turret press?

A turret punch or turret press is a type of punch press used for metal forming by punching. Punching, and press work in general, is a process well suited to mass production. However the initial tooling costs, of both the machine and the job-specific press tool, are high.