6.5×55 swede. The 6.5 x55 cartridge had an unprecedented reign as a military cartridge. For some 101 years, Scandinavian countries opted to use weapons chambered for 6.5 x55 Swede, but the round cannot be reduced to just military applications. For just as long — if not longer — European hunters and target shooters have depended on 6.5 x55 ammo. It’s especially popular for moose hunting and mid-range shooting. 6.5x55mm Swedish Mauser Ammo For Sale
Compared to other rifle ammo, 6.5 Swede has similar power to cartridges like .30-06 or .308 / 7.62, but it uses a smaller bullet, which results in less felt recoil. While you can find 6.5 Swedish Mauser in a variety of weights, it’s most often found weighing around 140 grains. On paper, a 140-grain 6.5 x55 has a muzzle velocity of 2,650 feet per second with 2,183 foot pounds of energy. Although the 6.5 Mauser cartridge drops significantly after 300 yards, it still packs a wallop. Velocity holds at 2,075 fps and 1,338 ft-lbs of energy at that distance.
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