Good leverage and 2 1/2" reach. Die is removable and it weighs 2 lbs. These seal presses can take up to 3 weeks to deliver. This seal CAN support charter date. Macoy can get special seals custom made for your lodge or chapter. These dies are special orders and start at $150.00. If your organization so desires a custom made seal then please call us toll free at 800-637-4640 M-F 8a-4:30pm ET.