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6-6.5x47 Small Primer for hunting?????

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Unread 10-15-2010, 11:27 AM
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6-6.5x47 Small Primer for hunting?????

Hey guys,
I am wanting either a 243 win or a 6x47 lapua for hunting, but could the small primer be a bad thing for hunting? What are your thoughts? Is the only plus of the small primer, that the case can be pushed to higher pressures without blowing the primer?
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Unread 10-15-2010, 02:08 PM
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Re: 6-6.5x47 Small Primer for hunting?????

The 6x47 lapua is a good cartridge I use mag small rifle primers and have not had any problems hunting in cold weather.
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