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#7180314 - 05/25/18 09:17 PM 22-250 barrel to 6.5 Creed???
BigPig Offline
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Recently read about a benchrest shooter that starts his barrels off as a 6mm (unsure of exactly which one) and when he’s wears it out he cuts it and makes it a 7mm.

Could this be done, going from 22-250 or 243 to 6.5 creed?

Just curious
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#7180317 - 05/25/18 09:25 PM Re: 22-250 barrel to 6.5 Creed??? [Re: BigPig]
dee Offline
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Not cost effective but can be done
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#7180324 - 05/25/18 09:31 PM Re: 22-250 barrel to 6.5 Creed??? [Re: dee]
FiremanJG Offline
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Originally Posted By: dee
Not cost effective but can be done


Right.

Might as well spend $350 on a new 6.5mm barrel, and have it chambered/ threaded.
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#7180531 - 05/26/18 09:07 AM Re: 22-250 barrel to 6.5 Creed??? [Re: BigPig]
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Sounds like something I may think about, I got a Ruger No. 1 Varminter in .22-250. What do you think FiremanJG?
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