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BULLETS 6.5MM 142GR SIERRA MATCHKING HPBT (100)

The 6.5mm/.264 inch bore has recently enjoyed a resurgence of interest. Several rifle manufacturers currently produce 6.5x55mm sporters, exposing a new generation of shooters to this famous old Scandinavian service and hunting cartridge. Competitive HighPower and Silhouette shooters have also shown great interest in the 6.5mm bore size.

Caliber .264 Cal
Dia. (inches)   0.264
Weight (grains)   142
Sectional Density  

.291

Ballistic Coefficients and Velocity Ranges

  • .626 @ 2850 fps and above
  • .611 between 2400 and 2850 fps
  • .606 between 2050 and 2400 fps
  • .581 @ 2050 and below

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