Originally Posted by dogdinger
I bought the DPMS LR260....killed 2 birds with one stone. wanted to get into an AR platform and also wanted a 6.5. I had to put an aftermarket trigger to get it to suit me. It shoots .75 inch groups with practically anything you feed it. I have a bunch of 142 gr smk's loaded up for it. I have shot the drops out to 800 yds with it with great results.
My thoughts are that the 24" BBL is more than a plenty as mine is heavy as hell. if I were doing it over I would go with a fluted barrel for weight loss. AJ
If I didn't want a 308, 260 would be my other choice! The 6.5 Grendel is nice, however, ammo is an issue!