Wisconsin TriggerStainLess Steel MediaTitan ReloadingGraf & Sons
RotoMetals2Lee PrecisionInline FabricationMidSouth Shooters Supply

Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: Lee powder measure kit

  1. #1
    Boolit Master
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Posts
    376

    Lee powder measure kit

    Just picked up the red dipper set. Just need to find the black set now. Couldn't pass it up for $5 .

  2. #2
    Boolit Master


    mold maker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Piedmont (Conover) NC
    Posts
    4,612
    So is there a difference other than the color? Mine are yellow, and all but one are still fasten together. They all seem to be just a little too big for my chosen load.
    Information not shared. is wasted.

  3. #3
    Boolit Master
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Brushy Mountains of NC
    Posts
    535
    The yellow ones are calibrated on cubic centimeters, not sure what the numbers on the red ones mean. They are not the same volumes from what I can tell and the yellow set has more measures.

    I use them a good bit when doing small batches or working up loads. .I have an extra set of red ones I bought with some missing , I have altered some of those.

    Dave

  4. #4
    Boolit Master

    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Location
    Northwest Ohio
    Posts
    6,814
    You can "adjust" them with tape for the exact charge you want if needed. A layer of tape on the side reduces capacity as does a snug fitted disc in the bottom

  5. #5
    Boolit Master
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Posts
    376
    Just got the black set today. I now have all 3. The sets are different capacities, but regardless, I've been collecting the old lee equipment as of late. I have a few of the lee loaders and the auto prime II. ITS A START!!!!!!!

  6. #6
    Boolit Master

    alamogunr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    Tennessee
    Posts
    2,985
    This thread compares. According to one post, black & red are the same.

    http://castboolits.gunloads.com/show...powder-dippers
    John
    W.TN

  7. #7
    Boolit Master
    dragon813gt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Somewhere in SE PA
    Posts
    7,836
    Quote Originally Posted by psweigle View Post
    I've been collecting the old lee equipment as of late. I have a few of the lee loaders and the auto prime II. ITS A START!!!!!!!
    Now you need one of these

  8. #8
    Boolit Master
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Posts
    376
    Yup, and lots more stuff too.

  9. #9
    I have the red & yellow. Very handy !!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Abbreviations used in Reloading

BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check