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I inherited my 1960's Tru-Line Jr from my dad. I have have looked over the web to try and fine a shell holder chart and replacement parts but, to no avail. Any wisdom and suggestions on Jr, would be appreciated. Thanks
 

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sure, numbers for "J" shellholders are the same as modern lyman numbers --
There may be a couple of exceptions --
There is also an adapter available to allow use of "new" button style holders --
 

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I have that adapter for the button shell holders and the 7/8-14 die plate for it. That will allow ya to use the newer dies. PM sent to ya.
 

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I cant wait until this forum becomes self aware....:yikes:
 

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Forgot to ask -- what parts are needed ?
The tru-line uses both tru-line and 310 dies --
With those dies it is limited to neck sizing only -
I do think a few straight wall pistol dies full length size.
I know there are conversions to utilise 7/8 dies and is perhaps fine for some smaller cases but I don't feel the press has enough horsepower for large cases --
A site called "310 shop" deals in dies for 310 and some truline -- they are rather expensive now so finding dies on the forums is probably cheaper --
If you are looking for dies I have a couple sets availale.
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I apologize for taking so long to reply to you. I wish had brought this up sooner. I am in the process of buying a new Lyman T-Mag II Press. I will use Jr to load the dies I currently have. Your right about how good it looks setting on the loading shelf.
 

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I apologize for taking so long to reply to you. I wish had brought this up sooner. I am in the process of buying a new Lyman T-Mag II Press. I will use Jr to load the dies I currently have. Your right about how good it looks setting on the loading shelf.
The T-Mag II is a good press. I went to that one when i stepped out of the single stage press. then went to the L-N-L now. but still use that t-mag!
 
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