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Forum: 6.5 Grendel Ammunition & Reloading

Discuss 6.5 Grendel handloading data as well as official SAAMI 6.5 Grendel factory ammunition. Any new threads about specific bullets or powders should have that name in the title, otherwise add to existing threads dedicated to specific bullets or powders.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: 6.5 Grendel Preferred Loads

    I think the 6.5 Grendel is a fantastic cartridge, mild but yet effective over a wide range of conditions, and of course the fact it fits into the AR...

    Started by stokesrj, 09-15-2012 10:33 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Updated Selection of Projectiles for the Grendel

    Here is an updated list of projectiles ranging from 85gr-130gr. Since a few hunters have seen great results with 140gr bullets, and the 160gr are...

    Started by LRRPF52, 02-29-2012 12:10 AM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Grendel bullet PDF

    By Name: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/34132774/Grendel%20Bullet%20List%20Alpha%20April2013.pdf By weight:...

    Started by bwaites, 05-16-2012 10:30 PM
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    04-05-2015 02:26 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: www.Grendeldata.com

    I keep getting PM's asking where the post about Grendel Data went. It is a commercial venture, so it is in slot in the Partners forum, but it also is...

    Started by bwaites, 03-31-2015 04:10 PM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Official SAAMI and CIP 6.5 Grendel Drawings

    Official SAAMI and CIP 6.5 Grendel cartridge and chamber specifications.

    Started by BluntForceTrauma, 02-19-2014 03:02 PM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Factory Reloading Resources

    Alexander Arms http://www.alexanderarms.com/images/pdfs/grendel_reloading.pdf Hodgdon http://data.hodgdon.com/cartridge_load.asp Ramshot...

    Started by bwaites, 03-17-2011 04:12 AM
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    01-28-2014 06:02 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Reloading data from the old site

    Here is the reloading data from the old 6.5 Grendel forum. USE WITH CAUTION AND ON YOUR DISCRETION. I CAN NOT VOUCH FOR THE ACCURACY OF THE POSTED...

    Started by infidel470, 03-09-2011 05:36 AM
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  1. A little work at 450.

    I was out last week shooting my 28" which really likes 123 Scenars over 31.5 grains of CFE. This is ten shots, rapid fire, 450 yards. Mirage was...

    Started by bwaites, Today 03:06 PM
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  2. PRVI PARTIZAN AMMO 6.5 GRENDEL 120gr HPBT

    Graf's has the PRVI Mfgd 120gr HPBT for $16.99 per box of 20: http://www.grafs.com/retail/catalog/product/productId/27248

    Started by wheelguner, 06-04-2015 06:25 PM
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  3. 129gr ABLR with CFE Range Results Chrono Data 17.6" Lilja Barrel

    Just got back from the range after doing some testing with the 129gr ABLR and CFE. Rifle: Lilja 17.6" barrel SAAMI chamber, lightweight Wasp...

    Started by LRRPF52, 06-30-2015 10:46 PM
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  4. Projectile: Berger 6.5mm 130 AR Hybrid

    Has anyone tried this bullet yet? Right now it is hard to find but is available from Berger who just recently been released it. 6.5 MM 130 GR...

    Started by kmon, 02-08-2015 02:49 AM
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  5. Re-using Dented Cases

    Hello all, as some of you may know I am just getting into reloading for the Grendel but have been loading for my bolt guns for many years and my...

    Started by 1911man, 07-04-2015 03:11 PM
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    07-05-2015 02:01 AM Go to last post
  6. Loading data from Berger Bullets

    Nukes asked me to post some new 130 grain 26403 Berger bullets loading data he received from Bob Blaine of Berger bullets. Here is a copy of his...

    Started by montana, 07-03-2015 10:15 PM
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    07-05-2015 12:18 AM Go to last post
  7. 200 yd 123gr AMAX w/XBR

    27.8 gr XBR 123gr AMAX CCI 450 Hornady case 2.260 OAL 2550 FPS on chrono 24" Shilen barrel

    Started by chicofjr, 07-03-2015 11:08 PM
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    07-04-2015 04:00 PM Go to last post
  8. Powder: CFE 223

    I've been running 8208 XBR in my 20" Shilen barrelled AR and have measured velocity while running ladder tests. I finally settled in on 28.5 gr of...

    Started by Boostmeister, 06-06-2015 02:06 PM
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  9. Lilja 18.5" with 120gr TSX and CFE223 Range Results

    Rifle: 18.5" Lilja-barreled Wasp profile, SAAMI chamber, MLGS Cases: Hornady 1x fired Bullet: 120gr Barnes TSX Powder: Hodgdon's CFE223...

    Started by LRRPF52, 07-03-2015 07:27 PM
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  10. Where to buy

    For those of you that live in free states, you can order ammo online. Due to the "SAFE" act here in NY, that is not an option for me. What major...

    Started by 1075 tech, 07-02-2015 10:29 AM
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    07-03-2015 09:02 PM Go to last post
  11. Alexander Arms Brass

    I was trying to reload some once fired AA cases yesterday and could not get the primers to fully seat. I measured the depth of the primer pocket -...

    Started by DB13, 07-01-2015 02:39 PM
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  12. Case head seperation

    Had these two catastrophic failures last week. Never had a failure like this before. One blew the magazine out the bottom. It severely got my...

    Started by lrgrendel, 06-30-2015 03:43 PM
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  13. Pressure Signs on Brass?

    Greetings, fellow Grendelers (Grendeliers?)... This is my first post to the forum, and I hope to pick some your more experienced brains in regards...

    Started by therbert, 11-03-2014 06:32 PM
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  14. Ball Powders

    Has anyone tried any of the Winchester ball powders (760 or 748) in their Grendel? I've got some & was wondering. Thanks for ant input.

    Started by 1750Shooter, 06-21-2015 12:52 PM
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  15. COAL and "Free" Velocity Gains

    There are some who claim that increasing the COAL (Cartridge Over All Length) in an AR from the standard 2.260 to 2.300 will net an increase in...

    Started by BluntForceTrauma, 06-25-2015 09:36 PM
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  16. Technicial data sheet on the Berger 6.5mm 130 gr. AR Hybrid OTM Tactical Bullet.

    http://www.bergerbullets.com/new-65-130gr-ar-hybrid-otm-tactical/?utm_source=Berger+Blog+|+Introducing+The+New+6.5mm+130gr+AR+Hybrid+OTM+Tactical+Bull...

    Started by pds, 06-10-2015 10:50 PM
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    06-26-2015 04:55 AM Go to last post
  17. re sizing problem

    Hey guys, I have decided to to start hand loading for my grendel in order to get the most accurate load possible. I am not new to reloading by any...

    Started by 1911man, 06-20-2015 03:51 PM
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  18. Thoughts on what bullets are best suited for 1k

    When deciding what bullets to use for 1000 yards it seems to me we have three weight classes to choose from: Light (100s, 107s, 108s) Mids...

    Started by GarandThumb, 06-25-2015 04:19 PM
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  19. NOSLER 142GR. W/ .719 bc

    Yes, it's real but according to their tech section, it's real but won't work in the Grendel because of the length of the brass. According to them, it...

    Started by Trapper, 06-19-2015 09:23 PM
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    06-24-2015 04:46 PM Go to last post
  20. 123 Lapua Scenar Load Data with CFE223

    Has anyone found a load for the 123 Lapua Scenar with CFE223? The 123 AMAX is working wonderfully with it but I haven't been able to get .5" or...

    Started by BryReloads, 06-21-2015 06:38 PM
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    06-24-2015 03:55 PM Go to last post

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