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.270WSM vs. 6.5 WSM

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Unread 10-25-2012, 10:52 AM
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Re: .270WSM vs. 6.5 WSM

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Outlaw6.0 has a shiny new 6.5 WSM you may find interesting!! What's nice about the 270 WSM is you can zip out say a 110TTSX at 3600fps for the close range deer and varmints then load'er up with the heavies and have the heavy hitter all in one package, though everyone should have a 6.5 IMO

Thank you BNG, Gotta love the 6.5's

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    Re: .270WSM vs. 6.5 WSM

    What twist would you need to stabilize the 170s?
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    Re: .270WSM vs. 6.5 WSM

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    What twist would you need to stabilize the 170s?
    Berger is stating 8 twist last I heard. JBM stability calculator indicates that 9 or even 9.5 would work at higher altitudes.

    If I am not mistaken, BignGreen; didn't you shoot the 175's in a 10 with no problems.?
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