7.6 Creedmoor

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7.6 Creedmoor

Post by SCJ429 » 08 Apr 2019, 9:44 pm

Will the 7.6 Creedmoor be the next big thing and have everyone rebarreling their 308s? Will the Creedmoor offer any significant advantage over the 308? I hear they are allowing it to be used in FT-R competition in the US, it will be interesting when it starts winning.
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Post by flutch » 08 Apr 2019, 9:50 pm

7 days too late?
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Post by Ziad » 08 Apr 2019, 9:51 pm

Lol that's what I wad thinking 7 days too late
Blame it on the phone auto correct
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Post by bigpete » 09 Apr 2019, 3:20 am

Even if it were true,why bother ?
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Post by SCJ429 » 09 Apr 2019, 7:39 am

I was too slow to get it up on the first, you blokes are quick on the uptake. Damn. Google.
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Post by Sus_scrofa » 09 Apr 2019, 8:01 pm

Pfftt creedmore is old news.

Extra extra read all about it

6.5 PRC

Is the new Fad...
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Post by SCJ429 » 09 Apr 2019, 8:27 pm

It is interesting that the Creedmoor case has gained traction over the 243 and the 260 but a 308 cal Creedmoor appears to have no chance against the well entrenched 308. Personally I would like to see the 7.62x39 case gain a foothold.
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Post by Stoney » 10 Apr 2019, 6:40 pm

I am in the developmental stage of making a 7.7 Creedmoor. I am going to TM it as .303 Manbun. :lol: :lol: :lol: . 303 Manbun in a tacticool chassis pure winner :thumbsup:
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Post by Gamerancher » 13 Apr 2019, 10:27 am

The joke's on you lot, the 6.5 Creedmoor is actually just a necked down .30 T/C. ( Thompson / Centre ) So it actually started life as 7.62. :o
Also, the .300 Savage has been around since 1920. ( .308 Winchester was introduced in 1952 ), It was designed to work through a medium length action and deliver similar ballistics to the .30/06. ( sound familiar? ) The Creedmoor / T/C case closely resmbles the Savage. :thumbsup:
As with most things relating to cartridges, " everything old is new again ". :drinks:
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