Hornady Lock and Load primer modification

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Hornady Lock and Load primer modification

#1 Post by shinzen » Sat Jun 16, 2018 6:54 pm

There's been a few times now where the interior primer tube in the LNL worked it's way loose on me in the past couple of years, and each time it's a major pain in the ass. Finally got around to doing a modification I read about someplace awhile back of tapping and threading the block that holds it in place with a machine screw- finished that up today and it works perfectly. Hopefully will not have to deal with that particular mess ever again.

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Re: Hornady Lock and Load primer modification

#2 Post by Marlene » Sat Jun 16, 2018 8:51 pm

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#3 Post by eelj » Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:04 am

I love my set of taps and dies, when I bought them it was like a whole new world was opened up for me.

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#4 Post by shinzen » Sun Jun 17, 2018 11:17 am

Yeah, one of those things that you don't need frequently, but they sure are handy when you need them. And unlike my steering wheel removal tool, more than a one time use.
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#5 Post by GTN » Fri Oct 19, 2018 1:20 pm

Hmmm interesting. I’ll have to go look into this

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