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Old March 23, 2013, 01:47 PM   #1
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6.5x47mm lapua

Anyone reloading for this cartridge? i know it has supperb accuracy with factory ammo, is it a good cartridge for handloaders too? Im thinking about getting a rifle chambered for it.
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Old March 23, 2013, 03:02 PM   #2
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My 6.5's are the Swede variety. I wouldn't worry about the 6.5x47 being any more difficult to reload than any other round. I hope you pull the trigger on that purchase and enjoy high accuracy with mild recoil.

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