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6.5 Grendel #7361598
11/29/18 05:45 AM
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I am thinking about buying a 6.5 Grendel 12" pistol. Anyone have any comments pro or con ?
I want to use it on pigs. I don't know yet if it is legal for deer.
Thanks.

Re: 6.5 Grendel [Re: Texgun] #7365365
12/03/18 02:44 PM
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It is legal for deer and depending on how far you want to shoot, it should be a great choice. I have a 18" Grendel, but I haven't killed a hog or deer with it. I use a 6.8SPC and it does the job every time. The two calibers are very similar.


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Re: 6.5 Grendel [Re: Texgun] #7365497
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A 12" can certainly do the job. A buddy of mine hunts with a 12.5" that he built. He target shoots with it at 300 yards and shoots deer and hogs out to 150, IIRC. He has shot pigs at 100 yards at my place.


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Re: 6.5 Grendel [Re: Texgun] #7367447
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I recently bought a Diamondback 6.5 Grendel with an 18" barrel. Love it so far. It will get the job done for sure!


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