New: Brass Smith Ideal Press from Lyman Products

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A great starting press for beginners, as well as a companion press for experienced reloaders, the new Brass Smith Ideal Press has just released from Lyman Products. It is available for preorder, shipping early February.
Beginners using the C-Frame style press will appreciate its central handle position for easy ambidextrous use and a ball handle for a smooth, comfortable operation.
Experienced reloaders will love the compact size of the Ideal Press that requires minimal bench space and acts as the perfect auxiliary press for those wanting to perform a separate operation from their main press.
Ideal Press Specifications:
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Heavy duty cast iron frame and stainless parts
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Handles all pistol calibers and rifle cartridges up to 3.700 in length
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Compound linkage and 1″ diameter ram
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Accepts all standard 7.8″ x 14″ dies and standard shell holders
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Ambidextrous operation
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Durable powder coat finish
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Weight 12.6 pounds
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†Proudly made in the USA at Lyman Products
  • ¬† ¬† ¬†MSRP: $99.95

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