October 21st, 2019
Orange Crush — Tour of Lyman Headquarters in Connecticut
Our pal Gavin Gear of UltimateReloader.com lately make an pilgrimage to Connecticut, property base for Lyman Solutions. He went East to speak with Lyman’s design and style engineers and discover about the most current goods in improvement by Lyman. Gavin wrote: “During my pay a visit to I got to see the factory, meet the group, and even get a behind-the-scenes appear at some goods to come.”
Gavin noted that Lyman’s management, design and style group, and production are all beneath 1 roof. That unquestionably streamlines Lyman’s solution improvement method, and aids clarify why the Connecticut-primarily based business has been so effective: “At Lyman headquarters you have the CEO, the Engineering group, the Promoting group, machinists, laboratory employees, and warehouse workers all beneath 1 roof.”
The production region in imprssive Gavin reports: “When you step into this area… it is pure action! Lots of components on racks, material waiting to be machined, CNC machines operating, and machinists operating machines. Lyman is 1 of the handful of providers to use American cast iron, an American manufacturing facility, with American labor get started-to-finish. They are in a position to do this simply because of how effective their method has grow to be. Heavy iron comes from nearby and is machined/assembled on-internet site, and then shipped to distributors and retailers. Outsourcing (like powder coating) is completed close-by as to stay away from excessive transport expense and to quicken turn-about time.”
Significant News — Lyman now sells the hugely sophisticated Mark 7 Reloading technique. Lyman acquired Mark 7 Reloading earlier this year. The Mark 7 machines represent the most sophisticated, automated progressive reloading systems readily available to the common public. The laptop or computer-controlled Mark 7 machine tends to make a Dillon appear downright primitive.
This Video Shows Mark 7 Reloading Machines in Action:
Now in its sixth year of operation, Mark 7 Reloading produces a complete line of reloading presses ranging from hand operation to light industrial operation. Here’s a detailed video showcasing the Mark 7 reloading technique. In this video Gavin Gear interviews Lyman engineer Spencer Carroll:
About Lyman Solutions — Almost 140 Years Serving Shooters and Reloaders
Lyman Solutions, founded by avid outdoorsman William Lyman, has been innovating firearms and reloading accessories and gear for virtually 140 years. The proud history of Lyman Solutions started in the late 1800s when William Lyman made the Lyman No. 1 Tang Sight — a main improvement in rifle sighting. Now a century and a half later, Lyman continues to introduce well-liked and revolutionary goods, such as the Lyman BoreCam, Case Trim Express, Case Prep Express, and Brass Smith Series Reloading Presses.
See Most recent Lyman Producta at NASGW Expo in Orlando
Lyman Solutions will be exhibiting at the 2019 National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) Expo & Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, October 22 – 25, 2019. Along with the new Mark 7 reloading machines, Lyman Solutions will showcase its other respected brands: Pachmayr, TacStar, A-Zoom, Trius, Butch’s, and Targ-Dots.