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Thread: Anyone built a 6mm Grendel/6mm AR/6mm Predator/243 LBC?

  1. #16
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    Jan 2016
    GWH.....bad news. Yust got the very sad news that Howa canned the 6mm ARC idea.

    6mm BRA it is then.

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    Canterbury, home of the big Rakaia Red Stag
    Quote Originally Posted by 300MAG View Post
    A Howa Mini in 6mmARC 20" Barrel lightweight stock 87gn 2900fps 75gn 3015fps
    Attachment 172999
    Ballistically the same as a 6mm-204, but in a short powder column. I'm sure that 75gr load is mild as that's what I get with my 6x45.
    Great looking setup

    Sent from my SM-A530F using Tapatalk

  3. #18
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    Mar 2012
    Quote Originally Posted by GWH View Post
    Good stuff. So has truflite got the reamer?

    Which 87gr and 75gr are you using.

    Ive seen what 87gr Vmaxs from a short barreled 243 do to goats, very impressive.
    Yes Grant has a 6mmARC reamer, I got a 1x10 twist as didn't want to shoot the heavier bullets. The 75gn vmax are very accurate and most effective with CFE 223.
    To me its only a 400mtr cartridge on animals
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  4. #19
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaco Goosen View Post
    GWH.....bad news. Yust got the very sad news that Howa canned the 6mm ARC idea.

    6mm BRA it is then.
    Well that's no bloody good. I was hoping to acquire one down the line a bit ��
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  5. #20
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    Iím guessing the Ruger ranch rifle will be available in 6mmarc using AR mags. These guns have a nice cold hammer forged barrel.



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