IDEAL HANDLOADING TOOLS 1884 - 1941
                            Recent Additions
                            Number One
                           Number Two
                           Number Three
                           Number Four
                           Number Five
                           Number Six
                           Number Seven
                           Number Eight
                           Number Ten
                           Pre-310 Plum Versions
                           Marlin Ownership
                           Talcott Ownership
                           Blacksmith Conversions
                           Ideal Conversions
                           Ephemera
                           Chronologies
                           Die Numbers
                           Tool Autopsies and Other Neat Stuff
                           Wanted to Buy                                
Outdoor Life, November 1905 Courtesy Jim Foral
We owe it all to Mr. Barlow, center left.
Tools on table  include an Armory Press and mould, a No. 1 Bullet Lubsizer.
A quick thumbnail tour of the basic models.  Click on photo for variations and versions, or use the Index below.
No. 4       
No. 6, Adjustable Chamber
No. 10 (Rimless cartridges)
Most tools are from my collection, with other collectors' contributions and Internet sources credited.
Pre-310 "plum" finish
No. 1
No. 2
No. 3 Rimmed Cartridges
No. 5
No. 6 Fixed Chamber
No. 7 Game Getter
No. 8