Let's talk 6.5x284

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  1. sealdoggy

    sealdoggy Member

    Jun 8, 2003
    Let\'s talk 6.5x284

    My new stick currently in production, Krieger 28 in 1-81/2 twist fluted #17 contour, Blueprinted Remi 700 long action, badger lug and bolt handle, Sako extractor,Williams floor plate, Pillar bedded into a Mcmillan A5 stock 50% black, 25% grey, 25% OD green, sporting the new Loopy 8.5x25 M1 in TPS Med rings, Harris HBBRM bipod, Neil Jones trigger job set to 21/2lbs. O.K. guys here are the questions,what neck dia and throat length, 284 Win, 284 Norma, etc. Which powder, bullets, primers and brass have you guys had the most success with at 1000 yards. What kind of velocities are you getting. What dies are you using. Man I'm like a kid in a candy store with this one the waiting is killing me. Regards Froggy.
  2. jb1000br

    jb1000br Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2003
    Re: Let\'s talk 6.5x284

    check my reply on SH
  3. ewallace

    ewallace Well-Known Member

    Mar 17, 2002
    Re: Let\'s talk 6.5x284

    I am using Lapua brass and would recommend it for powder I am using H 4831 SC start around 48g I am using 50.5g Fed 210 M primer Redding S die and competition setter and I use the body die to push the shoulder back .002 I am using 140g AMAX bullets and 142g SMK
    Crow Mag