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Offline Taco280AI

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Re: 6.5 PRC reloading
« Reply #15 on: March 02, 2024, 10:45:01 AM »
I'd go with a Barnes LRX or Hammer bullet, forget target and "match" bullets on game.

Don't remember the charge, but worked up a load for a buddy with H4831. Took a while to find what it liked, but once I did it was just under half MOA.

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Re: 6.5 PRC reloading
« Reply #16 on: March 02, 2024, 10:52:20 AM »
For my 6.5 PRC I have had good results with the accubonds and H4831SC at about 2950fps.   I was told by some that if you push the accubond too fast at close range the will not hold up,  these people were hunting elk.  I have killed a few deer with my loading and the terminal performance has been fabulous.  The one bullet I recovered was a nice mushroom with about 68% weight retention at about 100 yards.   Lots of good bullets and powders for the 6.5 PRC and what you can do with them. 

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Re: 6.5 PRC reloading
« Reply #17 on: March 23, 2024, 08:39:50 PM »
127 LRX with a case full of RL25 at 3200, kills great.

 


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