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does Lee have dies for 6 MM rifle
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will these work in the Lee Breech Lock press?
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Will this work for a commercial AR15?
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Does the load Data include the Tipped TSX or just the TSX?
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When will Lee offer dies for 270WSM
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Lee Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies

Produce factory-like ammo with improved utility and accuracy with Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies. Each comes with a full-length sizer, bullet seater and roll crimper, shell holder, factory crimp die, and powder dipper. NOTE: Dies for the .300 WSM (888-617-11), .444 MARLIN (888-616-10) and .45-70 GOV(888-616-11) do not come with a factory crimp die. The .444 MARLIN and .45-70 GOV come with an expanding die instead. The .300 WSM is a two-die set, containing the sizer die and bullet seater/roll crimper.
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Questions & Answers for Lee Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies

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Will this work for a commercial AR15?

First attempt at rifle reloading, just making sure I buy the right equipment.
asked 3 years, 7 months ago
by
mhrtv
on Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies
9 answers
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answer 1
yes these will work for an ar15, assuming it is chambered in 223 rem and those are the dies you purchase
answered 8 months ago
by
SW41
 - Harrisburg, PA
answer 2
The perfect dies set for the AR platform considering the crimp die comes with the set.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
by
fishnfool186
 - Northwest LA.
answer 3
Well you picked a honey to start with! Lee dies will work fine. You'll need to trim well and get something to remove the military primer crimp on fired brass. I use a pilot bit on a drill press. Don't use Rem 6.5 primers, use 7.5 or CCI.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
by
Chrossphyre
 - Calgary, Canada
answer 4
i use .223 remington dies to reload my 5.56 nato rounds for the ar and my sl8 works great
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
by
northernguy
answer 5
Yes
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
by
Hunterschultz
 - Ohio , sportsman
answer 6
These Lee dies are the same ones I have been using since 2001 to load my 223 REM loads.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
by
JoeinPC
 - Florida Panhandle
answer 7
They sure will. Don't forget to get the crimp die, also.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
by
GSPKurt
 - Florida
answer 8
The pacesetter die set you want for .223 is the item number: 38-888-616-02
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
by
WMPH
answer 9
This is great for all size casings from .22 to .50 cal. It will work just fine on .223, 5.62, or 7.62 casings.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
by
advantage1one
 - murrieta, CA
Question

die thread

are the lee dies 7/8 14 thread?
asked 4 years, 8 months ago
by
leprecaun
 - Romulus NY
on Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies
6 answers
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answer 1
Yes they are 7/8- 14"
answered 8 months ago
by
SW41
 - Harrisburg, PA
answer 2
Yes they definately are standard 7/8-14.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
by
fishnfool186
 - Northwest LA.
answer 3
Yes.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
by
Chrossphyre
 - Calgary, Canada
answer 4
The Lee dies are set to the standard 7/8 x 14 TPI most other dies use.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
by
JoeinPC
 - Florida Panhandle
answer 5
Yes, they ae.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
by
GSPKurt
 - Florida
answer 6
I believed they are.
answered 4 years, 7 months ago
by
robsanty
 - Canada
Question

Does this work for the 4-stage Lee press?

asked 4 years, 9 months ago
by
Jake88
on Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies
4 answers
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answer 1
Yes, they will.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
by
GSPKurt
 - Florida
answer 2
You can use just 2 of the available stages for these dies or can add the additional collet crimp die that lee makes. I use it in the 308 caliber.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
by
WMPH
answer 3
i have a four stage and it works fine u just have a empty space thats all
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
by
remingtonfreak71786
 - gaithersburg md
answer 4
In pistol format, if available, get the Lee Carbide 4 die set which includes expander/powder charger and the factory crimp.

For rifle, I would suggest the Lee Deluxe Rifle 3 die set which includes sizing for full and neck. Just add a few bucks to get the rifle die Powder Charger and a Factory Crimp in addition to run on your 4 stage setup.

Those are my kits, hope this helps
answered 4 years, 7 months ago
by
robsanty
 - Canada
Question

will these work in the Lee Breech Lock press?

asked 2 years, 6 months ago
by
Crawdadbrad
 - Colorado
on Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies
4 answers
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answer 1
Yes and they will work in almost all presses that are standard die sized, 7/8- 14"
answered 8 months ago
by
SW41
 - Harrisburg, PA
answer 2
All standard Lee dies work with Breech lock press with the use of Breech lock bushings, the Breech Lock press kit comes with bushings or you can order them separate
answered 11 months ago
by
Rustylp60
 - North East Ok.
answer 3
yes
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
by
Hilljun
 - Florida
answer 4
Yes they will work fine in the Lee Press.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
by
JoeinPC
 - Florida Panhandle
Question

does Lee have dies for 6 MM rifle

does Lee make dies for 6 MM rifle or can the 243 dies work for a 6 MM
asked 2 years, 4 months ago
by
Curtisava
on Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies
3 answers
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answer 1
Yes-check out lee's website at leeprecision.com
answered 8 months ago
by
SW41
 - Harrisburg, PA
answer 2
The same shell holder will work does for me.
answered 10 months ago
by
Jimbob733
 - S W Iowa
answer 3
Lee does have dies for 6mm (assume you mean 6mm Rem). 243 is not the same and will not work correctly.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
by
Chrossphyre
 - Calgary, Canada
Question

When will Lee offer dies for 270WSM

asked 3 years, 8 months ago
by
Gunsmith41
on Lee Pacesetter Rifle Dies
1 answer
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answer 1
Lee 90572 is a 2 die set for the .270WSM.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
by
Chrossphyre
 - Calgary, Canada
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