Powder Dispensers: Lymans No. 55 Consistently Measures Up
But we would avoid Lees Pro Auto Disk.
[IMGCAP(1)] Always in search of that perfect load for our firearms, we cant be exacting enough about our equipment. And anything that affects how much powder goes into the cases is critical. Proper gunpowder dispensing can not only make the difference between acceptable groups and unwanted flyers, it can mean shooting safely without fear of dangerously high or low charges.
To see how various units stacked up in their ability to throw an accurate, repeatable charge, we looked at four commercial powder measurers: Lymans Powder Measure Number 55 ($71.50), Reddings Model 3BR ($150), the RCBS Uniflow ($77.95), and Lees Pro Auto-Disk ($45). Each unit was set up for manual use (not as part o...