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#7205514 - 06/22/18 07:12 PM Hornady140 SST's
RLoving1 Offline
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I am breaking in the new 6.5 CM with Hornady Match and got couple boxes of cheaper 120 gr HP match just to get it on paper. I picked up dies and some Hornady 140 SST for when I get brass supply and start building loads. All I see is the ELD's and Amax but never see the SST's! So do I have bullets for just practice or can I expect to build something accurate around them? Shooting out of Diamondback AR-10 with 20 barrel the cheap 120 grains showed good potential.
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#7206245 - 06/23/18 11:43 AM Re: Hornady140 SST's [Re: RLoving1]
ChadTRG42 Offline
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Why would the sst not be an accurate bullet? It's a great choice for general hunting use, and should do very well.
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#7206595 - 06/23/18 05:48 PM Re: Hornady140 SST's [Re: RLoving1]
Old Stony Offline
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Registered: 07/21/16
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Loc: East of Dallas
I have shot numerous deer and lots of hogs with the 6.5, using 123 SST's and have had very good results with them. In fact I like them so much I stocked up a bunch of bullets and I'm using the same bullets in my 6.5 Grendel as well as the Creedmore. Excellent performance on hogs for me. I have not tried the 140's and probably won't as the lighter bullets are working so well for me.

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#7206893 - 06/24/18 07:00 AM Re: Hornady140 SST's [Re: ChadTRG42]
scottfromdallas Offline
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Originally Posted By: ChadTRG42
Why would the sst not be an accurate bullet? It's a great choice for general hunting use, and should do very well.



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