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260AI or 6.5X55 Rifle build ?

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Unread 08-22-2009, 11:03 PM
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Re: 260AI or 6.5X55 Rifle build ?

I just stumbled on this old but interesting thread.

I find myself in the same quandary, which 6.5 cartridge?

Cowboy, what 260 brass did you end up using?
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    Unread 08-23-2009, 07:44 AM
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    Re: 260AI or 6.5X55 Rifle build ?

    260 rem brass, sorted.

    Matt, I also have a date for a long range shoot at the RR, Sept 23 but I have to check the calender at the shop to be sure, 600 and 880
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    Unread 08-27-2009, 11:29 PM
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    6.5 LA build, which caliber?

    for a long action, how would the 6.5x55 BJ improved compare to a 6.5x284 norma? Are the capacities pretty similar? Howabout a 6.5-06 or 6.5-06 improved...

    I just picked up a savage 112 long action and I'm considering different a 24" or 26" prefit barrel for it...

    Anyone who shoots these cartridges, please chime in here...
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