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Old 04-11-2013, 08:36 PM
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Re: 6.5 ss final design

Looks like a 6br on steroids.

Pretty cool...
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Old 04-11-2013, 08:56 PM
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Looks like a 6br on steroids.

Pretty cool...
That's a good way to put it. I think it will shoot like one on steroids too......Rich
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Old 04-11-2013, 09:12 PM
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My results are from 100,300,600,1030,1320,1450yd drops run through Bigngreen's ballistic program. .72 works @3050 every time within 1moa. At around 2900, .70 is a bit closer.
Not really a very sophisticated approach but it is working.
I am very interested in hearing what these do in other cartridges at other speeds.
Cliff
Hi Cliff.....What is your recipe for 3050' with the 160's.......Rich
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Old 04-11-2013, 11:23 PM
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Hi Cliff.....What is your recipe for 3050' with the 160's.......Rich
61gr Retumbo F210 Win brass
60.5gr Rem brass
Cliff
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Old 04-12-2013, 06:58 AM
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Re: 6.5 ss final design

Matrix bullets on the way.
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Old 04-12-2013, 08:03 AM
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Re: 6.5 ss final design

Cant wait to see how this turns out! I have a 700 SA sitting on the shelf that is begging for a project!

Elkaholic, Who is your smith?
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Old 04-12-2013, 08:06 AM
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Re: 6.5 ss final design

Who makes the 160 Matrix and where are you guys getting them?
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