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    Oh, and one final thing worth noting. There are two versions of the timer unit. One that can time down to .1 second accuracy and the other can go to 1 second accuracy.

    If you purchase the one that goes to .1 second accuracy you will have a lot more wires and will use a secondary power input.

    If you go with the one that goes to 1 second accuracy you can use a single power cord to power the timer unit and annealer at the same time. It's a much cleaner setup that way so that's the route I went.

    In theory the .1 second accuracy is 'more accurate' but in my line of thinking it has too much adjustability to it, especially when the diameter of the coil itself makes such a huge impact on what is going on.

    You can wire the 1 second model with an additional power supply OR just using the single extension cord for everything. With the more 'sensitive' model you will be using two power cords, two electric outlets etc. There is one option only.

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    Thanks. I was thinking about getting a 1x2 and drilling holes as a shell holder so i could make a long single line of cases.

    This might be my winter break project

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoilerUp View Post
    Thanks. I was thinking about getting a 1x2 and drilling holes as a shell holder so i could make a long single line of cases.

    This might be my winter break project
    I thought about doing that too but I've found that an aluminum reloading block works really good. Just load up the perimeter and spin it as needed.

    Really short cases like 6ARC can sometimes sit fairly deep but I haven't ran into any major problems yet.

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    When it's time to get the parts and wire it up let me know. If you get the same model timer as me I will send you a correct wiring diagram.

    It took me several days of trial and error to finally figure it out.

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    Parts ordered. I went with the DC timer so it's the same set up as in the video. I splurged $10 and got a project enclosure box. Should have everything by next Friday.

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