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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 11:33 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Lead-Free Projectiles for the 6.5 Grendel

    For the Grendel Hordeís convenience, I have compiled my results for a sampling of .264 caliber lead-free projectiles (LPFs). Also included are...

    Started by rickOshay, 01-16-2017 12:10 AM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: What presses and dies are you using and general equipment recommendations.

    Doing some reading here, researching and learning, as I put together my first Grendel. Just wondering what presses and dies everybody is using. I...

    Started by 1075 tech, 11-28-2015 01:14 PM
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  4. 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 01:10 AM
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  5. 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 11:30 PM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: BFT's Lengthy List of Loads

    Whenever I run across a 6.5 Grendel load — here or on other forums — that seems reasonable and from a responsible reloader who carefully inspects...

    Started by BluntForceTrauma, 02-25-2016 05:42 AM
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  7. 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 05:12 AM
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  8. 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 05:10 PM
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  9. 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 04:02 PM
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  10. 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 06:36 AM
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  1. Wolf Steel Case

    The day has come, Wolf Steel case will soon be available in stores everywhere! Well, soon may be a relative term, but there are actually steel...

    Started by bwaites, 10-06-2011 05:52 AM
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  2. Fusion 120 grain with 18 Inch Match Barrel/ Grendel

    Well I have my 1st Grendel and im totally new to AR platform rifles and even more new to decent optics. I Bought a Nikon 4X16X50 with XRT Turrets. ...

    Started by ronmat, Today 01:43 AM
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  3. Just Started Reloading, 12.5" and 20" Grendels

    Hello ladies and gentlemen!! I'm just starting reloading for my 12.5" and 20" firearms...and I've been reading here for about 6hrs straight. It's...

    Started by CrisAnderson27, 02-23-2017 09:34 PM
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  4. sps nosler over runs 123cc

    http://www.shootersproshop.com/nosler-products/factory-over-runs/nosler-6-5mm-123gr-custom-competition-hpbt-over-run-1000ct.html?utm_source=Newsletter...

    Started by mongoosesnipe, 02-16-2017 12:42 AM
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  5. Hor ELD???

    Has anyone here ever tested a 6.5 SST and one of the ELD bullets next to each other with a hand held propane torch? Is it a tech improvement or...

    Started by Fat Albert, 02-22-2017 09:53 PM
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  6. new to reloading

    Just got into reloading my own ammo. Have ordered the Lyman TMag XPRT Kit Delux from Brownell's. Looking to reload both 6.5 Grendel, 300AAC...

    Started by skyrep, 02-22-2017 05:48 AM
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  7. 140 A-max in the Grendel... looking for a place to start

    I have a bunch of 140 A-max 2nd's that I would like to use up. Powders on hand: AR-Comp imr8208 Varget H4895 Tac CFE223 H335

    Started by Niles Coyote, 01-17-2017 03:01 PM
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  8. 6.5 ELD-X for Grendel?

    Iíve heard that Hornady is replacing the SST line with ELD-X because of a more heat resistant plastic tip. They already have the 6.5 ELD Match at 123...

    Started by AZBackcountry, 02-22-2017 02:16 AM
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  9. PPU vs Hornady cases and a few other reloading questions

    I am slowly gathering materials to be able to reload for the Grendel. I have Hornady New Dimension dies and shell holder on the way. Just ordered the...

    Started by 1075 tech, 02-21-2017 11:29 AM
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  10. American Eagle 90gr TNT Range Report

    To say that I'm excited about this new offering from Federal is an understatement. I bought a box from Midway and had a chance to shoot them today....

    Started by Casper77, 02-17-2017 05:42 AM
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  11. Wolf FMJ

    Graff and Sons is selling Wolf FMJ for $5.79/20 2/22/17

    Started by Fat Albert, 02-22-2017 06:26 PM
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  12. Buds gun shop fed gmm berger

    Who else ordered the Federal gold medal match berger 6.5 grendel from buds gun shop ? I came home excited only to open the box and find they sent 6.5...

    Started by hikfromstik, 02-22-2017 08:43 PM
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  13. Nosler 129gr ABLR in stock

    http://www.monmouthreloading.com/shop/nosler-129gr-accubond-long-range/

    Started by Schrambo, 02-23-2017 02:43 PM
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  14. Leverevolution looks promising.

    Worked up a load today may have to load a few more. Over all I am very happy. Brass and primers look great. Think I will try 31.8 , 32, 32.2 20"...

    Started by 6.5 Grendel, 01-16-2016 02:24 AM
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  15. HOWA Mini, LeverEvolution and the 140 grain Sierra Gameking

    Worked up from 27.0 grains and stopped at 29.0 grains. I used CCI 450 primers. COAL is 2.280 which is just off the lands. I started getting the...

    Started by rickt300, 02-20-2017 10:43 PM
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  16. 140 grain Sierra Gameking water jug test

    So I set up four water jugs in a row on my 100 yard range, went back to the bench and sent one through three jugs with the fourth retaining a bullet...

    Started by rickt300, 02-21-2017 06:22 PM
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  17. Small base sizer

    I reloaded 60 rds of once fired hornady 123 amax. After 10 rds I have a full battery issue, stuck live round in chamber. Ended my grendel shooting...

    Started by Fox84, 02-20-2017 11:32 PM
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  18. 95 grain V-Max loads

    Anyone have any good loads for 95 grain V-Max bullets. Bought a box on a whim to see how they do on coyotes but wanted to get a load preference...

    Started by Holyfather12, 02-19-2017 01:52 AM
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  19. LFP Comment Thread

    This thread is intended to be for comments and suggestions for the reference thread on Lead Free Projectiles...

    Started by rickOshay, 01-16-2017 12:14 AM
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  20. Worth it to work up 90gr Loads?

    I have been staring at ballistics charts and the 90gr Speer TNT's on sale at Midway lately, wondering if it would be work it to diversify my 6.5...

    Started by Chrazy-Chris, 01-23-2017 08:39 PM
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    02-21-2017 03:18 AM Go to last post

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