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Old 10-22-2019, 04:58 PM
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Originally Posted by jmorris View Post

My SDís are over 30 years old now and didnít seem to have the priming leverage I needed so I adopted a technique where I palm the ball and squeeze the primers into the pocket using two fingers on the primer tube blast shield.
I have 3 old SD presses and I felt they did not have the priming leverage either.
My solution was to fabricate a shovel handle that increased the length of throw.
I don't think pulling on the primer blast shield is a good thing. It's not very sturdy.
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