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#6324831 - 06/06/16 10:55 AM 6.5 Creedmoor 140 gr. ELD Match ammo bullet runout
TackDriver Offline
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Registered: 05/02/14
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I bought a box of Match ELD Hornady ammo when it was on sale and I ran it through a CaseMaster to check bullet runout, it shows .005" runout and you can see the bullet wobble with your naked eye. Has these ammo shot well for you? I have not tried it in my Creed yet.


Edited by Big Stan (06/06/16 10:56 AM)

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#6325197 - 06/06/16 03:54 PM Re: 6.5 Creedmoor 140 gr. ELD Match ammo bullet runout [Re: TackDriver]
jeepercreeper Offline
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I have shot some factory rounds with 140gr as well as Dallas Reloads. They did fine out of my gun all groups easily under MOA.

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#6325244 - 06/06/16 04:41 PM Re: 6.5 Creedmoor 140 gr. ELD Match ammo bullet runout [Re: TackDriver]
dgilbert Offline
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I will check all of mine, I have not had any issues with their performance.

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#6325529 - 06/06/16 07:51 PM Re: 6.5 Creedmoor 140 gr. ELD Match ammo bullet runout [Re: TackDriver]
dee Online   content
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Friend had great luck with it.
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#6326053 - 06/07/16 08:32 AM Re: 6.5 Creedmoor 140 gr. ELD Match ammo bullet runout [Re: TackDriver]
redchevy Offline
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Seems like I remember reading a post about this with this same bullet and it turned out the bullet needed a different seating stem???

Maybe I'm wrong, I already know my memory is chit, I don't know why I even try bang
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#6328534 - 06/08/16 09:33 PM Re: 6.5 Creedmoor 140 gr. ELD Match ammo bullet runout [Re: TackDriver]
TackDriver Offline
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Registered: 05/02/14
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Tried the 140 ELD Match from Hornady today, it shoots about .5 to .7 MOA. Just got 6 pounds of H4350 of the same lot today for my Creedmoor. Hopefully find some tidy groups next week after the FX-120 comes in.


Edited by Big Stan (06/08/16 09:34 PM)

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