The Hornady Lock-N-Load AP Progressive Press is an automatic 5-station press that is full of innovative features. The press features include; Lock-N-Load quick change technology, fully automatic indexing, 5-station die platform that accepts standard 7/8"-14 threaded dies, and the EZ-ject System that delivers 100% reliable cartridge ejection. This press is capable of loading rifle and handgun cartridges with ease.
Wondering what extra parts to purchase? Well, the press comes complete with the following items:
- Lock-N-Load powder measure
- rifle and pistol metering assemblies
- case activated powder drop and linkage
- cartridge catcher
- large and small primer pick-up tubes
- 5 Lock-N-Load Bushings
- So the only thing left to purchase is the easy access shellplate, dies, and any additional bushings you'll need for additional calibres.
Press Type: Progressive Press
Frame Material: Cast Alloy
Frame Design: O-Frame
Frame Opening Size:
Handle Location: Bottom Right
Die Size Accepted: Any standard 7/8"-14 threaded die
Die Bushing Accepted: Yes
Die Bushing Brand Used: Hornady, this press has five stations that will only accept Hornady Die Bushings, each station is not threaded (The press ships with 5 bushings).
Spent Primer Collection System: Plastic tube that can be set to drop primers into trash cans
Priming Feature: Automatic
Number of Stations: 5
Number of Mounting Holes:
Mounting Hardware Included: No, users will need 1/2" thick bolts that are long enough to go through the press and reloading bench.
Warranty: Lifetime Factory
- The EZ-ject system is designed to work with updated shellplates. Earlier version shellplates are not adaptable with the EZ-ject system. To tell if shellplates need to be updated, turn the shellplate upside down and look for a groove that runs in a circular pattern around the shellplate. For further instruction please refer to the "what to look for" link below. If there is no groove present Hornady will modify old shellplates to work with the EZ-ject system.
- Hornady Suggests Spraying all metal parts with Hornady One Shot Gun Cleaner-Degreaser and Dry Lubricant before using the press (Sold Separately Item# 270-323)
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What Reloading Kit Do I Need?
We get asked very often by people that are new to reloading, what equipment they require to start with.
The answer is very complex and needs to be answered in full either via a telephone conversation or via email, however the basic equipment is as follows:
Reloading Press (Single Stage, Turret, Progressive)
Die Set ( Neck Sizing Die Set, Full Length Sizing Die Set)
Case Trimmer (On Press Trimming, Lathe Type Trimmer, Power Trimming Kits)
Cleaning Equipment (Dry Vibratory Tumbler, Ultra Sonic Cleaner, Wet Rotary Tumbler)
Powder Measure (On Press, Stand Alone, Digital Powder System)
Scales (Manual Digital, Manual Balance Beam, Digital Powder System)
Priming Tool and Shell Holder (On Press, Off Press)
Reloading Manual / Hand Book
Powder Dribbler / Trickler
Lubrication (Aerosol, Apply By Hand)
Vernier Calipers (Manual, Digital)
Case Loading Trays / Blocks
Quinetic Hammer / Bullet Puller (Hand Held, On Press)
Brass, Bullet Heads, Primers, Powder
Do we deliver worldwide?
All products purchasable through the CDSG Ltd website can be dispatched worldwide to any non embargoed countries listed within the gov.uk listings however an end user statement may be required for export outside of the UK. Postage costs to your specific country will be shown upon checkout and is calculated on a weight basis from the items held within your shopping cart. Please note that Brass, Bullets, Powder, Primers and ammunition fall within the Hazardous Materials category when leaving the UK therefore higher postage costs may be quoted. End user statements and nescessary import documention will be requested by CDSG Ltd via email when required.
Our open export license covers the following countries. Any countries not listed will require an individual export license which may take upto 12 weeks to be granted before we can dispatch the order:
Continental Shelf Danish Sector
Continental Shelf Netherlands Sector
Continental Shelf Norwegian Sector
French Southern Territories
Isle Of Man
Countries that we are not able to export to as per the government trade embargoe register are as follows:
Afghanistan (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Armenia (arms embargo, trade controls, and transit control)
Azerbaijan (arms embargo, trade controls, and transit control)
Belarus (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Burma (Myanmar) (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Central African Republic (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
China (People’s Republic other than the Special Administrative Regions) (arms embargo and transit control)
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Democratic Republic of the Congo (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (arms embargo and transit control)
Iran (relating to human rights) (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Iran (relating to nuclear weapons) (trade sanctions (including an arms embargo) and transit control)
Iraq (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Lebanon (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Libya (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Russia (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Somalia (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
South Sudan (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Sudan (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Syria (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Venezuela (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Yemen (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
Zimbabwe (trade sanctions including an arms embargo, and transit control)
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Can I Collect My Order?
We do not allow ordering of items or collection of items from our premises as we are a mail order only business.
How Much Will It Cost For Delivery?
All orders are free UK delivery if the order total is above £50.00 A carriage fee will be due if the order is below the free delivery threshold. This does not include Hazardous Materials (Powder, Primers and Ammunition).
Am I Able To Return My Item?
All returns for UK customers are free of charge. The details can be found here
When Will My Order Arrive?
All none back orders are dispatched the same day if ordered before 4pm. They should arrive the next day on Royal Mail Tracked 24 however Royal Mail do not guarantee this.
Will I Need To Sign For My Package?
We dispatch all orders using Royal Mail Tracked 24 or Royal Mail 1st Class Signed For so they are fully tracked and may require a signature.
How Can I Track My Order?
Once your order is dispatched, you will receive a shipping confirmation via email that includes a Royal Mail tracking number. You can track this number here
What Should I Do If My Parcel Is Lost Or Damaged?
If your parcel is lost or damaged, you must contact us immediately so that we can contact the carrier and arrange for replacement or refund. Please keep any damaged items including damaged packaging for reference.
How Does Your Price Match Guarantee Work?
We will match any UK website price that is not on a clearance offer. All you need to do is send us the link to the cheaper item. The item must be purchasable through the competitor website.
Can You Send Powders, Ammunition and Primers Straight To Me?
We can send powder direct to you however ammunition and primers are a licensable item so they must be sent to a Registered Firearms Dealer for you to collect. Because these items are hazardous materials, the postage cost is £20.00 regardless of quantity. Please ammend the delivery address to the RFD of your choosing.
What Powder Do I Need For This Calibre / Bullet?
We always recommend purchasing a reloading manual so that the data is consistant, accurate, and always to hand.
If you do not wish to do this, or your manual does not have the nescessary data for your needs, you can visit our Reloading Data Section for manufacturer advice.
Do You Offer A Military Discount?
We are proud to offer a military and emergency services discount of 5% to any member with valid ID. All we require is for you to be a member of the Defence Discount Service or Blue Light Discount where vouchers codes for a 5% discount will be provided within their websites.
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