Originally Posted by mrbigtexan
thanks, i have studied a ballistics calculator for awhile now and i believe the 7mm-08 to be a better choice.
Just one more consideration, the 260 Rem is a 1000yrd max cartridge. The 7mm-08 has been used in competition out to 1500 yrds. It handles wind better than the 6.5mm cartridge. The father out you go the more the 7mm-08 out performs the 6.5. Food for thought.