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6.5X55 Ackey 40 degree

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Old 08-31-2013, 07:26 PM
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6.5X55 Ackey 40 degree

I need help with loads for 6.5X55 AI 40 degree does anyone care to share the loads they use. I acquired this from a great friends family member after his passing. I will now be able to take his memory even closer with me when I hunt, he was a GREAT: Master Gunsmith. man and a great friend.
I plan to use berger bullets 120-140 however I welcome any additions to the list..
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Old 09-01-2013, 06:02 PM
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Re: 6.5X55 Ackey 40 degree

I dont have any loads for you but may I ask what action/rifle platform this is built on and what length barrel? Pics would be much appreciated.
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Old 09-01-2013, 07:43 PM
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Re: 6.5X55 Ackey 40 degree


I voted for my "FREEDOM", "GUNS", and "MONEY" - keep the change - UNK.

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Old 09-01-2013, 07:59 PM
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Re: 6.5X55 Ackey 40 degree

6.5x55 AI has the same case capacity as the 6.5x284. You can use those loads for development.
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