GlockTalk.com
Home Forums Classifieds Blogs Today's Posts Search Social Groups



  
SIGN-UP
Notices

Glock Talk
Welcome To The Glock Talk Forums.

 
  
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-29-2011, 17:59   #1
up1911fan
Senior Member
 
up1911fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Upper Michigan
Posts: 4,542
Which 6.5mm?

To be built on a short action Rem 700 for shooting 600+ yards, which 6.5mm would you reccomend? 6.5CM, 6.5x284, .260 Rem or 6.5x47 Lapua?

Thanks
up1911fan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2011, 16:08   #2
Zak Smith
3Gunner
 
Zak Smith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Fort Collins, CO, USA
Posts: 692
.260 for a "short action."

If you want to go long action both 6.5-284 and 6.5-06 have been used to good effect.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
Zak Smith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 11:43   #3
up1911fan
Senior Member
 
up1911fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Upper Michigan
Posts: 4,542
I was leaning toward's the .260 or the 6.5x47. Any reason you choose the .260 over the Lapua?

Thanks
up1911fan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 12:17   #4
Zak Smith
3Gunner
 
Zak Smith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Fort Collins, CO, USA
Posts: 692
http://demigodllc.com/articles/6.5-s...6.5-creedmoor/

Ballistic performance mainly
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
Zak Smith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 13:10   #5
up1911fan
Senior Member
 
up1911fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Upper Michigan
Posts: 4,542
Great read, thanks for the link!
up1911fan is offline   Reply With Quote

 
  
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 16:31.




Homepage
FAQ
Forums
Calendar
Advertise
Gallery
GT Wiki
GT Blogs
Social Groups
Classifieds


Users Currently Online: 1,089
338 Members
751 Guests

Most users ever online: 2,672
Aug 11, 2014 at 2:31