By Steve Gash, Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Starline 6. I completely agree about your assessment about it being effective for deer hunting. The bottom line is that quality match-grade ammo is more expensive than mil-spec or surplus 5. One customer, who recently used both the 6. Com-petition shooter Arne Brennan of Houston, Texas, saw the potential in Palmisano's 6. Unfortunately, kids college educations, transportation, etc,etc have put a crimp on firearm expansion.
Another tip is to use the relatively new No. The Olympic Arms K16 was used to test the 6. Shooting a 123-grain Lapua Scenar with a ballistic coefficient of. Not everyone including your seldom-humble correspondent is enamored with this round. The next match I want back to Starline and did not have one problem. All your typical projectile flavors can be found in 6. So far since living here.
I took a 236-pound aoudad ram with my 6. Hunting with tiny 22 caliber rifles is not humane. For over 500 yards, the Valkyrie. I have had no problems at all ejecting shell are just fine! Brennan and Alexander Arms compared notes and worked together to produce the resulting cartridge, the 6. This may be a function of bullet cross-section as much as terminal energy--the fatter the bullet the more it tends to transfer energy to the target rather than penetrate or shatter.
There are many cases from early in the Vietnam war, where the 7. Head to Head Ballistics Bullets lose all chance of accuracy when they slow from supersonic to subsonic speed. Obviously velocity helps get a bullet thru a barrier, but, sectional density is also a deciding factor and maybe the more important one. The one factor that is always ever present in my mind when it comes to guns… to buy or not to buy a caliber that is mainstream. So I did what any good gun guy does… I just built both! Not one person has ever said Man I wish this gun had more recoil Sometimes less is more. I would say if you are not hunting past 650 to 700 stick with your Grendel! I will be sending the. On the contrary, I would argue that 5.
I was more than impressed with the long range results. But, I like being able to use my 223 bullets for the Valkyrie 6. Federal Premium Ammunition released the Valkyrie in 2017, derived from a 6. In that role, magazine-length loads are limited to 2. Standing right of the 223 Rem. Ten years in the making, in 2017 Primary Arms expanded operations into an all-new 50,000+ sq. So this brings us to a new point.
Thankfully, supplies have improved to the point where I have since had ample opportunities to shoot a bunch of 6. Silhouette shooters have favored 6. About 2 years ago we started getting requests for 6. Plus, hunters have taken moose and brown bear with a 308. I have a custom built 6. First God bless you and thank you for your service to this great country. In mid 1998, I made the commitment to go with a 6.
This is without doubt my favorite for a new shooter, small woman. I have hunted with a 243 since I was 12 years old I am pushing 60 I have reloaded for 35 years shot deer out to 350 yards. A variety of other chamberings are available. Took a solid shot on a nice buck. Grendel has less recoil which means less flinch, and it costs less to shoot meaning you can practice more for your hard earned money. Hi Guys I have a Custom 6.
In general, each additional grain of bullet weight will reduce muzzle velocity by 10. So, sometimes they just run. I finally got to sink my teeth into the 6. This was modified for European competition, being necked down to form the 220 Russian. Primary Roles I see the. I do however plan to get a.
Is 308 ammo available everywhere? We had done tons of 5. Feeding is optimized by using a 6. . To compare Creedmoor and Grendel would be like comparing peaches and watermelons. They never whinned about the overwhelming recoil of the atom smashing 30-06. This is a big difference, and valk really shines! In addition, both are very accurate, pure delights to reload, and offer great versatility on bullet selection. I do have a Howa 1500 Mini Action 6.
On the other hand, the Grendel is better for longer practical ranges when compared to its predecessor the 5. Once you have enough power to reliably kill an animal or enemy soldier , does more power really help? My initial goal of achieving 2650 fps was surpassed as I developed loads using moly-coated Cauteruccio 128-grain bullets achieving 2750-2800 fps. More case capacity than 6. Recoil is very minimal and only slightly stiffer than the 5. The larger bore diameter of the 6. I am not quite ready to include a member of the 6. All one shot kills all died within 20 yards.