NxGEN Carbide Die Sets for Handgun Cartridges
The all new Redding NxGEN Carbide Dies for handgun cartridges offer an unprecedented level of precision for your handloads. Utilizing the latest advances in materials and manufacturing technologies, NxGEN dies are able to maximize cartridge to chamber conformity. Better materials,better manufacturing and better engineering coupled with all new internal designs translates to better function, better case life and better groups.
The evolution of perfection – they’re just better!
The Pro Series Die Set (designed for progressive machines) includes the NxGEN carbide sizing die (NX-C) but does not include an expander die (EXP) because most popular progressive machines expand the case mouth at the powder drop station.
A special seating die (PRO ST) is supplied with a large entry radius but does not provide bullet crimpingability. This set is a lso supplied with a specialized bullet crimping die (CR). See chart below to determine Profile Crimp or Taper Crimp.
Although designed specifically for progressive reloading, Pro series die sets also work exceptional- ly well with single stage presses if an expander die is purchaseds eparately. The best possible handloads can be attained by crimping after the bullet has been seated in place.