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Thread: RCBS Pro Melt 2 - And the Sale That Never Was...

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    glad to hear it went well

    having it not dripping is always great
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    Good writeup for anyone curious about them. My PM1 takes longer to heat up than the Lee, so no difference there by the look of it. My handle also has a lot of play in it but it's never caused me any problems. I removed the lock nut on the screw that adjusts the travel of the handle and fitted a stiffish spring, this lets me adjust the travel easily whenever I need to. I'm still glad I have an "original" with a separate PID, but I guess that's no longer an option. Looks like a good unit, though.

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    Since it's been a couple of months since the last post, I'm wondering if everyone is still happy with their PM2? I'm considering a new pot and RCBS is about 45 miles north of me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aws1963 View Post
    Since it's been a couple of months since the last post, I'm wondering if everyone is still happy with their PM2? I'm considering a new pot and RCBS is about 45 miles north of me.
    I just spoke with RCBS customer service as I inquired about the RCBS Pro Melt II availablility. I was told that it went through a redesign and will be available in one month. That is very good news as I will wait for, what I believe, to be the best under pour pot on the market. I figure they probably fixed the dripping issue that so many have talked about in the threads on this forum. Hopefully, a nice sale will be offered on the “homecoming” of this pot.

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    This is RCBS's first pot on their own. The pro melt was designed and built by another company and RCBS brought them.

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    The China Pot will, ultimately have to be fixed in China. All RCBS can do is try and manage Chinese Production.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jmort View Post
    The China Pot will, ultimately have to be fixed in China. All RCBS can do is try and manage Chinese Production.
    If your pro melt was made in last couple of years its a China pot too.

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    Thank God my Pro Melt 1 is made in USA
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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
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