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Old 03-21-2013, 7:01 PM
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Default Looking for Reloading Tutor/Mentor in South OC Near MV

Greetings all. Long time shooter and collector just puller the trigger (as it were) on a first class Dillon 650 set up. I'm looking for a mentor to help out with set up introduction etc. General "adult supervision" until I get my reloading legs. Closer to Mission Viejo the better. No hurry as it's 6-8 weeks to get the darn thing, but I figure it's better to start early.


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Old 03-21-2013, 10:36 PM
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I have a 650 and live in Lake Forest. Send me a PM. I have been reloading on the 650 for about 6 years.
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Old 03-23-2013, 10:18 AM
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I've got a 650 thats new to me too. Can I join up? I'm in Laguna Niguel.
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Old 03-23-2013, 5:02 PM
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Sorry cant help with setup since Im Red (Hornady) but theres at least 3 of us Red guys in Lake Forest. Another guy here putting together a monthly reloading/refreshment meeting.

Maybe all of us should meetup in April? Blue, Red dont matter on basics. Besides we can all learn to get along cant we??
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Old 03-23-2013, 10:20 PM
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Been playing with a RCBS Piggyback since 1992...wouldn't mind seeing what else out there might be better.
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Old 03-26-2013, 7:21 PM
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Get several reloading manuals and study them "Lyman #49 and the Hornady manual". Read and study the Dillon manual and use it! Take your time. concentrate on the procedure , read the manual and go slow ! Reloading is easy I have been doing it since the 1970s and bought a Dillon 550 in 1991 and I consider myself far from an expert. I enjoy the process .Take baby steps.... what took you so long !!!
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