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#5488226 - 12/19/14 06:01 PM choice
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would you choose a 6.5 creedmoore or remy .260?
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#5488254 - 12/19/14 06:21 PM Re: choice [Re: colt45]
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That's easy creedmoor
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#5488297 - 12/19/14 06:54 PM Re: choice [Re: colt45]
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I've put 2500 rounds down a 260. Enough to cook the barrel out. I have 300 rounds down a 6.5 Creedmoor. The 260 shot tiny and made a 140 gr A-max go 2800 fps. The 6.5 Creedmoor shoots tiny and makes a 140 A-max go 2810 fps, on virgin brass.

The Creedmoor has a lower ES and was easier to find "the" load. So you decide for yourself based on that.
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#5488312 - 12/19/14 07:01 PM Re: choice [Re: colt45]
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Oh, and the Creedmoor is making that velocity with one grain less, of the same powder as the 260. H-4350 in both.
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#5488318 - 12/19/14 07:05 PM Re: choice [Re: colt45]
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#5488320 - 12/19/14 07:06 PM Re: choice [Re: 68A]
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Originally Posted By: 68A
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I like this answer...

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#5488343 - 12/19/14 07:22 PM Re: choice [Re: colt45]
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#5488787 - 12/20/14 05:21 AM Re: choice [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
I've put 2500 rounds down a 260. Enough to cook the barrel out. I have 300 rounds down a 6.5 Creedmoor. The 260 shot tiny and made a 140 gr A-max go 2800 fps. The 6.5 Creedmoor shoots tiny and makes a 140 A-max go 2810 fps, on virgin brass.

The Creedmoor has a lower ES and was easier to find "the" load. So you decide for yourself based on that.
thanks
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#5488817 - 12/20/14 06:28 AM Re: choice [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
Oh, and the Creedmoor is making that velocity with one grain less, of the same powder as the 260. H-4350 in both.
Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
Oh, and the Creedmoor is making that velocity with one grain less, of the same powder as the 260. H-4350 in both.

59 more shots on same amount of powder compared to your 260 burn out. And creed feeds and cycles better being shorter with steeper shoulder
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