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Old January 20, 2007, 08:12 AM   #1
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Is it possible to use say Hornaday dies in a RCBS press or vice versa?
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Old January 20, 2007, 08:45 AM   #2
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Lee, RCBS, Hornady, others all use a standard thread and are interchangeable.
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Old January 20, 2007, 10:02 AM   #3
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NO! You must only use Lee!!

No really, just kidding they are all interchangeable, I just happen to like Lee the best.

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Old January 20, 2007, 12:26 PM   #4
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From what I have read most people prefer the Lee dies over other brands for pistol. I have Lee dies for my pistol and they work great.
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Old January 20, 2007, 12:47 PM   #5
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I like Lee carbide sizing dies for pistols ok, but I don't like their seating dies. I prefer Hornady dies, especially their seating dies. I also like the Lee FCD dies for bottleneck pistol and rifle (the ones with collets), but I don't like my carbide FCD for 45 colt.

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