Originally Posted by M_freeman
and apparently with a lot less recoil as well
I've shot the 6.5 Lapua and Grendyl as well as .260.
There's no significant difference in recoil in any of them. All were on AR pattern rifles too.
I went with the .260rem for myself based on a long list of criteria. If I'd been building a bolt gun instead of AR though I'd have probably gone with the 6.5rem mag or 6.5x284.