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25-06 needs new bbl - 25-06, 6.5x284, or 6.5-06

 
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Old 04-12-2011, 12:37 PM
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Re: 25-06 needs new bbl - 25-06, 6.5x284, or 6.5-06

They are close
gibbs = 68.7 case capacity
100 gr =3559 fps
129 gr =3251 fps
140 gr =3126

264 = 80.7 case capacity
100 gr = 3680 fps
129 =3269 fps
140 =3163 fps

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Old 04-13-2011, 11:55 AM
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Re: 25-06 needs new bbl - 25-06, 6.5x284, or 6.5-06

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How can a 6.5-06 be just right and a 6.5x284 be a real barrel burner when
they both are exactly the same size case?
6.5x284 case capicity 65.5
6.5-06 capacity is 65.8
too short of a neck on an otherwise near perfect case design. This puts the T.P. right in the barrel throat
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