6.5 grendel

  1. JShirley

    Perfect vs One Gun

    I've taken deer with 12 GA (slugs and buckshot), .308, .30-06, .45-70, crossbow, and I finished off with .40 S&W a very tough deer who believed that a .35 Remington through the boiler wasn't enough to put HIM down. I have been looking for the "perfect" deer caliber for over 20 years. I define...
  2. American_Fusilier

    AR-15 hunting calibers, what do/have you used?

    Obviously, the two most popular cartridges for the AR-15 (we'll leave the AR-10 out of this particular discussion) are 5.57/.223 and less so 300 Blackout. But, as we all know, there are many, many other calibers one can build/buy an AR chambered in. Out of: 5.56/.223, 300 Blackout, 7.62x39...
  3. Gtscotty

    AR load development split group causes?

    I recently finished a 6.5 Grendel AR build, and did a quick OCW-ish load development to get a useable hunting load before the end of antelope season. I found a load that will work for this year, but along the way have run into some split groups where I'll basically have two fairly tight groups...
  4. H

    6.5 Grendel barrel Recommendations please

    Howdy folks I’m looking for a new barrel for my 6.5 Grendel ar 15 Uses Shooting from the bench Some deer hunting say 300 and in more like 200 and in but 300 is possible looking for 18 inch length thanks! Looking for MOA accuracy p.s. I am an avid hand loader so I have/do load for this...
  5. Gtscotty

    6.5 Grendel: pet loads and preferred bullets

    Well I finally have all the pieces and am getting ready to put together my first 6.5 Grendel in 16" lightweight AR form. I've been reading about loads and bullets for the Grendel and thought it'd be interested to see what loads my fellow THR-ers are using and what bullets everyone prefers. I'm...
  6. SharpDog

    Drool (and I hope the BATF is not reading this)

    So, I was looking up prices for an answer to another thread and checked out one of my favorite builders and found this...
  7. C

    CZ finally offers the 527 in 6.5 Grendel

    CZ is finally offering the 527 (micro Mauser) bolt-action in a 6.5 Grendel variant! http://cz-usa.com/product/cz-527-american-rustic/ "Aged Beechwood" American style stock 24" barrel (22" for 7.62x39) 6.4 pounds for the 6.5 Grendel chambering 42" overall length Normal CZ527 features (CRF...