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Old 10-29-2011, 17:59   #1
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Which 6.5mm?

To be built on a short action Rem 700 for shooting 600+ yards, which 6.5mm would you reccomend? 6.5CM, 6.5x284, .260 Rem or 6.5x47 Lapua?

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Old 11-07-2011, 16:08   #2
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.260 for a "short action."

If you want to go long action both 6.5-284 and 6.5-06 have been used to good effect.
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Old 11-08-2011, 11:43   #3
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I was leaning toward's the .260 or the 6.5x47. Any reason you choose the .260 over the Lapua?

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http://demigodllc.com/articles/6.5-s...6.5-creedmoor/

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Great read, thanks for the link!
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