FAQ

Frequently asked Reloading Questions

What is needed in addition to the Mark 7® Autodrive?

Mark 7® Autodrives are sold "al la carte" - The Reloading Press, Case Feeder, Bullet Feeder , Dies, Sensors and accessories are sold Separate or via the "Package Builder".

Are Mark 7® Autodrives caliber specific?

The Mark 7® Autodrives are not Caliber specific and will work with calibers that is available for that Press.

What is the Base Foot Print of the Mark 7® 1050?

19.5"x14" and sits on rubber feet

What is the Shipping Weight and box size of the Mark 7® 1050?

Shipping Weight = 64#, box size = 21"x16"x11"

What is the Base Foot Print of the Mark 7® 650?

14"x12" and sits on rubber feet

What is the Shipping Weight and box size of the Mark 7® 650?

Shipping Weight = 58#, box size = 16"x18"x19"

What is the Foot Print of the Mark 7® Revolution?

When will my order ship? Will I be notified?

Once your order is Shipped you will receive and automated respone with Tracking information

Do you ship Mark 7® Autodrives and Sensors Internationally?

Please contact Mark 7® with the shipping destination

Do you ship Accessories Internationally?

We do not ship Reloading Presses, Bullet Feeders or Accessories Internationally

Can I become a Dealer?

Please contact Mark 7® for more information

Money-Back Guaranty

If for any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase of the Mark 7® Autodrive within the first 14 days of receipt, you may return it to Mark 7® Reloading LLC ("Mark 7") in new condition for a full refund (less shipping and handling).

Limited One-Year Warranty

Mark 7® warrants to original end-users that the Mark 7® Autodrive will be free from defects in material and workmanship, under normal use, for a period of one year from the date of purchase by the original end-user. At its option, Mark 7® will repair or replace, or refund the purchase price of, any product which fails to conform with this warranty. (Please see full disclaimer)

Does the machine require bolting to the bench, or just standing freely on the bench?

The Mark 7 autodrive is designed to sit on the 4 rubber feet in the corners, but it can also directly bolted to your work bench by removing the 4X rubber feet in the corners

What is the difference between the Mark 7® 1050X and 1050Pro and 1050LTE

What is the difference between the Mark 7® 650X and 650Pro

What is the Revolution?

What is "Digital Clutch"?

The Digital Clutch setting is the way in which the operator controls the torque output of the motor.

What is "TorqueSense"?

When enabled TorqueSense® varies the motor torque throughout the Stroke. On the 1050 Autodrive this is dropping the torque primarily on the upstroke to a minimum baseline level. On the 650 Autodrive this is dropping the torque primarily on the down stroke to a minimum baseline level.

What is "CLEAR SHELL PLATE"?

The CLEAR SHELL PLATE command will lower the 1050 tool head just enough so the shell plate can be rotated to clear the brass at any point during loading. This command will only work when the press in the HOME position at the top of the stoke.

What is "MOVE TO BOTTOM"?

This command will move the press head to the bottom of the stroke which is helpful for setting up the dies and adding powder.

What is "TOP DWELL"?

The TOP DWELL function allows the operator the ability to add a slight pause at the top of the stroke. This allows for a little extra time for the cases to fully settle before the tool head comes down.

What is "BOTTOM DWELL"?

The BOTTOM DWELL function allows the operator the ability to increase the time in which the press remains at the bottom of the stroke. The higher the value in the BOTTOM DWELL field the longer the press remains at the bottom of the stroke.

What is "INDEX SPEED"?

The INDEX SPEED function allows the operator the ability to incrementally reduce the index speed of the shell plate. The higher the value in the INDEX SPEED field the slower the shell plate will index.

What is "SINGLE CYCLE"?

The SINGLE CYCLE function allows the operator to run a single cycle. This command will only work when the press is stopped and in the top position.

What is "END CYCLE"?

The END CYCLE function will complete the current cycle and return to the top position.

What is "JOG UP"?

The JOG UP function will incrementally move the press upwards. The JOG UP functions is useful in clearing jams that may occur. The JOG UP function will only work when the Mark 7® Autodrive is at a stop.

What is "JOG DOWN"?

The JOG DOWN function will incrementally move the press downwards. The JOG DOWN function will only work when the Mark 7® Autodrive is at a stop.

What is "STOP"?

The STOP function will stop the press from moving in any event. Pressing STOP twice will switch the motor into neutral which is helpful if the press needs to be manually actuated.

What is "ROUNDS PER HOUR"?

ROUNDS PER HOUR give the operator the ability to choose their desired cycle speed. "ABOUT RPH" article link http://www.markvii-loading.com/About-RPH_ep_58-1.html

Can I use the Mark 7® PowderSense on the 650?

Yes but since our Autodrives require the use of a Bulletfeeder the use of a combo seating/crimping die will be required.

Can I use the Mark 7® PowderSense on the 1050?

Yes but since our Autodrives require the use of a Bulletfeeder the use of a combo seating/crimping die will be required.

Changing calibers on the Mark 7® 650 Pro Autodrive

The Mark 7® Autodrive is not Caliber specific - Changing between calibers is a simple process.

Changing calibers on the Mark 7® 1050 Autodrive

The Mark 7® Autodrive is not Caliber specific - Changing between calibers is a simple process.

What do I need to trim 223 on the 1050?

What do I need to trim 300BLK on the 1050?

Can I load 300BLK on the 1050 (list of what is needed)

Yes - If you are using 1050 Setup in .223 you will need:
13015 Dillon AK powdera dapter,
12943 CASE- FEED ADAPTOR 7.62X39,
12748 Dillon 30 Carbine Back-up
13703 Dillon Case feeder plate spacer washer x2,
21072 Dillon Large Pistol Case Feed Plate

Can I finance a Mark 7 Autodrive or Revolution purchase?

Yes, if you are a commercial customer we offer financing. Apply here:
http://www.markvii-loading.com/Financing-_p_340.html
We may have financing available for consumers soon.

Is the revolution caliber specific?  

No, however we will need you to specify which caliber you would like the initial setup of the press to be and we will have conversion kits available for other calibers as a separate purchase.