close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

LNL or 550 ?

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Bob2223, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Hey guyz didn't want to hijack a thread.
    Been a while since I've posted, kinda been through some hard times in the last few months.

    Wow the red blue thing is getting down to inches of hand movement?

    Hate it that the LNL didn't work out for you Steve.
    (You guyz do know Steve has sent at least one of everything Midway sales back for exchange or refund, oh and three ACME 150 lb anvils in the last 6 months!)
    Just kidding Steve :supergrin:
    I've saw the case tipping thing solved simply by getting the Vee bock down closer to the rim of the case. Removing a little material from the Vee block with a file put the contact area of the Vee block closer to the rim of the case and stopped the tipping for someone that was having the same problem.
    I reload for two Glocks and haven't had that problem, mine are 40 cal though?
    Maybe you tried that I don't know ?
    When loading with the case feeder I really never completely stop the press handle, I place the bullet as the Ram is starting up and has already indexed so theres no bullet tipping. As the ram is finishing the up stroke I grab the next bullet and have it waiting until the ram go's down and starts up again. You can get a flow going where the ram hardly stops after some practice.

    I'll have to say I kinda do miss the Red and Blue debate,,

    Boxer believe it or not I'm holding my dog back in this one, you guyz are debating movement in inches, lbs and Oz's of pressure and calories burnt and I'm not ready for that yet.
    :supergrin:


    Anyway good to see the same crew still posting, well and Jack too I suppose?



    Bob
     
  2. Boxerglocker

    Boxerglocker Jacks #1 Fan

    6,146
    26
    Mar 6, 2003
    Lynnwood, WA
    Hey Bob, nice to hear from you. It's just the normal dinner table banter within family.
     


  3. fredj338

    fredj338

    21,676
    902
    Dec 22, 2004
    so.cal.
    Good to see you back on Bob. Hope things are looking better for you.
     
  4. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    It wouldnt be GTR without it! :wavey:

    Bob
     
  5. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Thanks Fred
    Things have to get better :upeyes:

    Might even go shoot some this week ?

    Bob
     
  6. Colorado4Wheel

    Colorado4Wheel

    14,935
    166
    Nov 2, 2006
    CO

    Bob,

    Good to have you back. Been wondering about you a lot.


    Nope didn't try that. I did use a felt pad under the V block. No difference.
     
  7. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Thanks Steve
    I hate it the LNL didnt work out for ya, hope you have better luck with the 650.


    Bob
     
  8. EL_NinO619

    EL_NinO619 EX-Swage Monkey

    1,615
    0
    Aug 11, 2010
    San Diego
    Welcome back Bob, been wondering where you've been. And its a game of inches Bob..And Grains, FPS..etc
     
  9. Colorado4Wheel

    Colorado4Wheel

    14,935
    166
    Nov 2, 2006
    CO
    Yeah, thanks. I'm stumped. I guess it's not a big deal really. Hornady is cutting me a check Friday. So I got my money coming back and I got to use a LnL for a while. It's no big deal. It's definitely given people a lot to talk about.
     
  10. GioaJack

    GioaJack Conifer Jack

    10,016
    1
    Apr 14, 2009
    Conifer, CO
    Who the hell is this BOB guy and why is he trying to start trouble? Everyone knows that the LNL is the best piece of machinery ever devised by man and we don't need some stranger coming in here trying to stir the pot.

    Well, I don't know who you are but since you barged in I guess you might as well stay... unless of course we're not good enough for you.




































































    Jack :supergrin:
     
  11. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Thanks guy
    It's all still a lot of fun !
    Heck I think I've spent more time debating red and blue then actually loading on the press.
    I'm satisfied with the LNL it's all I need.
    Of course my LNL has been chrome plated, blue printed and dyno tested.

    :supergrin:

    [​IMG]
     
  12. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Hey Jack!
    Best bunch of guyz on any reloading forum!
    Thanks for lettin me stay!

    Bob
     
  13. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Thanks Steve
    I still do a lot of loading on the single stage so I dont get the LNL dirty,,

    :supergrin:

    Bob
     
  14. GioaJack

    GioaJack Conifer Jack

    10,016
    1
    Apr 14, 2009
    Conifer, CO
    I've arrested pimps, seen pimp hats, pimp cars and pimp guns... first time I've ever seen a pimp press.

    Lord please take me before civilization sinks any lower.


    Jack :crying:
     
  15. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    Oh come on Jack don't be jealous.


    Bob
     
  16. EL_NinO619

    EL_NinO619 EX-Swage Monkey

    1,615
    0
    Aug 11, 2010
    San Diego
    WoW I like it..hows the bullet feeder working..
     
  17. Boxerglocker

    Boxerglocker Jacks #1 Fan

    6,146
    26
    Mar 6, 2003
    Lynnwood, WA
    How is that bullet feeder working Bob? Specifically with lead? Did you have to open up the LNL die?
     
  18. Bob2223

    Bob2223 Jack's buddy!

    1,232
    1
    Mar 26, 2009
    Spencer Indiana
    I don't have a bullet feeder, you mean the case feeder?
     
  19. mmerrill64

    mmerrill64

    96
    0
    Nov 13, 2008
    Sulphur, LA
    WOW, my Dillon looks mundane compared to that!

    Note to self: Buy more Flitz and dremel polishing wheels!!