If you buy your brass as I do, used 1x fired from ranges.
You know they are allot of work to size and prep a thousand or 500 at a time.
This unit saves me hours of time that is better used loading. The three stations not used for sizing are a standard thead so you can add extra tools from other companies for special jobs. I have added the RCBS military crimp remover and it works wonderful.
I was doing this with a cordless drill and my hands were in agony when finished. I zip though military crimped brass at 3-4 a minute. sized, chamfered, deburred, military crimp removed and primer pocket cleaned!
The sizing is very accurate and repeatable, and it is easy and fast to setup.
The unit it self is rather quite even when cutting down the brass necks which cuts as fast as I feed it. The cutting blades are replaceable as are all the other tools on the power take off gear box. And as I stated earlier will accept many more tools as you need them. I love this unit as do my aching arthritic fingers. Once you have processed your brass you can fire form batches to your favorite rifle and then only re-size the necks making you brass last longer. No stretching of the cases with the full size die. If the case has been stretched again your prep station makes quick work of getting it back to your loader with the correct length. This is the only tool you will need with all of it's capabilities. I recommend this tool to anyone who reloads old brass as a necessity, not a gadget to take up w...