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Yeah to young for this shit. Have had my ass parked on couch today. First time in several years I was anle to sleep past 6amWish I had no idea what you mean by that...
bench height is a great question.I built a bench for my shotgun presses 4 years ago. Originally I thought I’d add a press for center fire cartridges but now I like how I set up my first bench so I’m going to build a second for my rock chucker. Curious, what height is your bench for operation while standing?
I built a version of this to 1/4 -1/3 The lengthAnyone have suggestions a good (small) dedicated bench to use? I built a new large workbench last autumn that I've mounted my single stage press and vise on, but I'm hopefully picking up a Dillon 550C in the next couple of weeks and wanted to have it "separate" on its own. I see Lee makes a stand (would have to be modified) and Frankford Arsenal makes a small table for $175 or so.
I'm just looking for something simple to mount the press to, so I don't really need any other bells and whistles since I have my "real" bench for that. I do see Harbor Freight has a $38 "tool stand" but I don't know if would be sufficient enough, maybe with some cinderblocks. It would need some type of wood topper added anyway. It looks like Dillon only sells a stand you mount to a bench that raises the press rather than an entire standalone stand.
I just happen to come across thisRIP QueenBee
I have a couple shop stools that I use for all my press work. They have backs and they swivel. There is no way I can reload standing up. I would have to raise my benches up too high...high enough that my presses would hit the low ceiling in my basement.I for the life of me can't see how people reload sitting. Even the large bench I used to use that was set up to be used with a stool and belly to the edge I could not reload sitting. I had to do a weird body shift when using the handle