The Original Forster Case Trimmer is the right choice for most calibers with bullet diameters from .171″ to .459″. It is actually a fine miniature lathe with a superior shell holder design based on a Brown & Sharpe type collet. Collets #1 through #4 fit this Original Case Trimmer and hold the rims of most rifle and pistol calibers within that range. Our Original Case Trimmer allows you to take your handloads to a new level.
Original Case Trimmer — the old standby for most calibers!
Trims most standard calibers from 0.171″ to 0.459″ – fits from 5.7 x 28 all the way to 45-70. Includes both coarse and fine trim length adjustments that will maintain 0.001″ repeatability 0.490″ diameter Cutter Shaft (17 cal. Cutter Shaft required for 17 cal.) 5⅜” long Base Accommodates all six case trimmer accessories Plus, Forster manufactures the only Case Trimmer that holds the case in a Brown & Sharpe-type collet – keeping your trimming depth consistent, even when the rim diameter varies
The Original Case Trimmer requires a Collet and Pilot for each case, ordered separately. Collets #1 through #4 are compatible with the Original Case Trimmer.