MasterCard & VISA Accepted
Hood Custom Products

706-335-8165 or Send E-mail to Hoodpress@benchrest.com

Hood Press
Hood Press
Compact Design

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

Designed for the Benchrest Shooter that has the desire for a compact press that is lightweight,extremely rigid and portable.
 

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

This press will accommodate the Wilson Inline Seater and Neck Dies as well as full length bump and necksizing dies that use the common 7/8-14 thread.
 

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

The capacity is limited to the .308 class case and under. When used for .308, it will accommodate the Redding Competition Bushing Neck Die, but will not allow the use of Redding's Competition Seating Die (too long); however, the Wilson .308 Inline Seater can be used.
 

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

The primer is ejected through a hole running full length of the ram when using the 7/8-14 class dies. When using the Wilson Neck Die, spent primers are contained in a hole in the rode beneath the die. These may be dumped out on occasion, or by removing a set screw in the base, spent primers can be allowed to fall straight out the bottom. this rod may be turned to the side for storage.
 

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

All pivot pins are supported on both ends to prevent deflection and increase rigidity.
 

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

Materials consist of 6061-T6 aluminum, stainless steel ram, alloy heat treated pivot pins, nickel plated steel straps.

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

The stroke is 2 1/2", weight is 6 1/2 lbs., and the dimensions are 1 1/2" x 4" x 10 1/4" ( Fits in the drawer of your shooting box).
 

ThePlanDatalistIcon 

A detachable mounting bracket may be clamped to the shooting bench with C-Clamps ( not included) or permanently attached using bolts. The press can then be mounted to the bracket by means of the hand knob.
 

Give us a call TODAY concerning alternate configurations of the Hood Press.

706-335-8165

Die Adjustment Guide

Available as an option is a die adjustment guide which makes minor "bump" adjustments both easy and repeatable. 

"Now and again someone comes up with something new that is actually worthwhile.  In the case of this press, I believe Charlie Hood has done just that." -   Wilbur Harris, Benchrest Central                (click for product review)

 

706-335-8165 or Send E-mail to Hoodpress@benchrest.com