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#6004807 - 11/01/15 12:26 PM 6.5X55 Sweede pet loads???
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Registered: 06/29/11
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Loc: Frisco, Texas
Thought I already asked this, looking for your favorite MODERN gun loads for this caliber. I have these bullets on hand.

140 VLD Hunting
140 VLD Match Hybrid
130 VLD Hunting
140 Sierra Match Kings

Most popular powders on hand too
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#6007693 - 11/02/15 09:44 PM Re: 6.5X55 Sweede pet loads??? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 11/22/06
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Loc: Mabank, TEXAS
Max or near max loads with Reloader 22 have worked for me using Nosler bullets. No experience with any you list.

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#6007754 - 11/02/15 10:13 PM Re: 6.5X55 Sweede pet loads??? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Loc: longview texas
I use 4831sc with 140 amax shoota damn good out of my 16.25 in barrel

Also took this load out to 800 yards on jasons range


Edited by daniel1381 (11/02/15 10:14 PM)
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#6008946 - 11/03/15 03:07 PM Re: 6.5X55 Sweede pet loads??? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 01/09/11
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my load * no warranty implied * 47 grains of 4831SC under a 140 grain Pro hunter and 47.5 under a 140 Nosler BT
AGAIN, I'm not a ballistician! This is a custom built Swede on a 98 action.
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#6009091 - 11/03/15 04:25 PM Re: 6.5X55 Sweede pet loads??? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 03/17/09
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Loc: Mesquite, Texas
I've been working with xx.x amount of grains of H4350 with my 140gr VLD Hunters.
I need to work up a little better than I have done,and also jack with the COAL some! I know they will do better than the 2" at 100!
Surprisingly same powder, little lighter load, the 120gr Nosler Spitzers are doing 1" easily!
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#6009315 - 11/03/15 06:09 PM Re: 6.5X55 Sweede pet loads??? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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I loaded a few up with RE-22 and H4350 to start with 140 VLD Hunting and 140gr AMaxs..stay tuned
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