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#5975271 - 10/13/15 11:40 AM 22 Creedmoor laying them down
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We get calls all the time people asking how the 22 creed does on big game, well here is the answer.
Antelope at 460, 510, and 650 yards Mule deer both over 350, one hog at 647 and one at 702 yards.






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#5975328 - 10/13/15 12:21 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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What bullets and approximate velocity? Nice shooting
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#5975356 - 10/13/15 12:41 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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75 grain amax and 3450-3550 fps
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#5975362 - 10/13/15 12:44 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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Whats the process for building a 22 Creedmoor if say hypothetically I wanted to build one off a Tikka action?

Is the brass tough to make?
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#5975364 - 10/13/15 12:45 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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But the A-max isn't a hunting bullet. grin

Way to knock em down. If I ever have 2 pennies to run together I'm gonna have you build me one.

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#5975391 - 10/13/15 12:56 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: Gone to Texas]
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Originally Posted By: Gone to Texas
Whats the process for building a 22 Creedmoor if say hypothetically I wanted to build one off a Tikka action?

Is the brass tough to make?


Simple, We rebarrel it to 22 creed, then you step down 6mm creed in a single step down. you can do it with bushing dies from redding or were are a couple weeks out from having full length die sets done.
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#5975434 - 10/13/15 01:14 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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Originally Posted By: HorizonFirearms
75 grain amax and 3450-3550 fps


I would hope it would get the job done eek2
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#5975451 - 10/13/15 01:28 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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Very impressive! Especially for a .22 cal
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#5975500 - 10/13/15 02:03 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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Not to hijack, but what is the difference between a 22 Creedmoor and a 22-250?
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#5975517 - 10/13/15 02:11 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
Not to hijack, but what is the difference between a 22 Creedmoor and a 22-250?


Bigger case capacity for heavier 22 cal bullets.

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#5975521 - 10/13/15 02:13 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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Very impressive shooting and equipment!
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#5975548 - 10/13/15 02:24 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: BOBO the Clown]
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Originally Posted By: BOBO the Clown
Originally Posted By: Cast
Not to hijack, but what is the difference between a 22 Creedmoor and a 22-250?


Bigger case capacity for heavier 22 cal bullets.


I thought 22 creedmoor was based on 308? 22-250 is based on 30-06 I think.
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#5975569 - 10/13/15 02:29 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: HorizonFirearms]
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The parent case for 22-250 is the 250-3000 Savage. I just learned that a few months ago. I always thought it was the 308.
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#5975574 - 10/13/15 02:31 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
Originally Posted By: BOBO the Clown
Originally Posted By: Cast
Not to hijack, but what is the difference between a 22 Creedmoor and a 22-250?


Bigger case capacity for heavier 22 cal bullets.


I thought 22 creedmoor was based on 308? 22-250 is based on 30-06 I think.


22-250 is the old savage round. Creedmoor is the 30tc but can be made out of 308 with a lot of work.

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#5975577 - 10/13/15 02:33 PM Re: 22 Creedmoor laying them down [Re: BOBO the Clown]
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decoy

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Originally Posted By: BOBO the Clown
Originally Posted By: Cast
Originally Posted By: BOBO the Clown
Originally Posted By: Cast
Not to hijack, but what is the difference between a 22 Creedmoor and a 22-250?


Bigger case capacity for heavier 22 cal bullets.


I thought 22 creedmoor was based on 308? 22-250 is based on 30-06 I think.


22-250 is the old savage round. Creedmoor is the 30tc but can be made out of 308 with a lot of work.


Close performance wise to the 22 creed would be 22-6mm/.224TTH

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