6.5x55 Best load

Discussion in 'The Basics, Starting Out' started by etisll40, May 4, 2010.

  1. etisll40

    etisll40 Well-Known Member

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    Does anyone have a favorite commercial or reload formula and bullet for the 6.5x55 Swede for deer, and one for Elk too.

    Secondly, barrel length, as I'm doing a build right now and between 26" or 28", what do you think about final barrel length? The guns gonna weigh close to 10 lbs with scope.

    Help.