The Lock-N-Load AP with NEW EZject system loads at a rate of up to 500 rounds
per hour, and features the quickest change-over of any progressive press.
The Lock-N-Load AP is a professional-grade, auto-indexing, 5-station
progressive press that features Our patented Lock-N-Load bushing system as well
as a host of other features -- detailed below -- that make it much more
attractive than other, more expensive presses, such as the Dillon XL650. Hornady shell plate sold separately. Hornady shell plate chart
The Lock-N-Load AP has an ingenious case retainer spring that allows you to
quickly and easily remove and replace a case at any point in the loading process
AND they are universal. Compare that to "other" progressives... they are not so
Each station moves 1/2 a stage on the upstroke and 1/2 a stage on the down
stroke and the up stroke, making for ultra-smooth function. This process is much
smoother than presses that do all their indexing on the down stroke.
A large capacity hopper comes standard with the Lock-N-Load AP Press. An
extra large capacity hopper is available as an option.
The Lock-N-Load AP can be changed from large to small primers as easy as
Case activated powder drop will dispense a powder charge ONLY when there is a
cartridge case present. No more messes.
The Lock-N-Load powder measure uses quick-change metering inserts that allow
you to switch from one powder to another with the push of a button. Add one to
each dieset for the ULTIMATE quick change-over.