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 6.5 Grendel for coyotes?
JamesP81  [Member]
4/1/2009 2:00:32 PM EDT
Has anyone tried out the Grendel on coyotes, and does it seem to work well?
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bearybear  [Team Member]
4/1/2009 2:02:15 PM EDT
Sounds pretty expensive to me................
Afterwork_Ninja  [Team Member]
4/1/2009 2:11:43 PM EDT
Not yet, but hopefully soon.

Brass......Check
Powder....Check
Bullets.....Check
Mags.......Check
Coyotes...Check

Robinson XCR 6.5 converision kit.......Waiting.
GrantMan  [Member]
4/1/2009 2:43:38 PM EDT
I have not tried it yet but I am sure it will work fine and out to long ranges as well.

Brass.....................None
Powder..................Check
Bullets....................Check
Mags......................Check
Upper Receiver......Check
Coyotes..................Check

CSS 18" Barrel, Gas Block, Bolt Kit.........Waiting
exhogflyer  [Team Member]
4/1/2009 4:08:00 PM EDT
Me it's real easy...

Mags.........check
Upper and lowers complete with trigger and stock.......check
Muzzle brake.........check
Dies.........nope
Brass........nope
Bullets.......check
Powder......check
Primers......check
Barrel.........nope
Hoping I'll actually get to shoot it this year...........
Cold  [Moderator]
4/1/2009 4:21:06 PM EDT
Originally Posted By JamesP81:
Has anyone tried out the Grendel on coyotes, and does it seem to work well?


Dave Fortier took one with his 6.5 G from wolf.
RedTx  [Member]
4/1/2009 5:28:31 PM EDT
Yes it will kill yotes anyway you want it too, and pretty much anything else where I live. Ive shot, hogs, deer, bobcats and the list continues......
3crowns  [Member]
4/1/2009 5:52:44 PM EDT
Elk taken ay 400 yards with 6.5 Grendel
Forest  [Team Member]
4/1/2009 6:58:21 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Cold:
Originally Posted By JamesP81:
Has anyone tried out the Grendel on coyotes, and does it seem to work well?


Dave Fortier took one with his 6.5 G from wolf.


OP needs a link to that thread, it had some good pics in it.

Gunwritr  [Team Member]
4/1/2009 8:07:02 PM EDT
I hit one at about 90 yards with a Wolf 120 grain MPT and it messed it up in pretty fine fashion.
Spun it 180 degrees and dropped it clean, never took a step....
Will try and find the gory pics.....
Grendelizor  [Member]
4/1/2009 9:31:18 PM EDT
Click HERE for the most recent thread on my forum regarding the 6.5 Grendel and coyotes. Bottom line is, yes, it will do the trick.

John

| 6.5 Grendel: The Tier One AR Cartridge. |

www.65grendel.com
WldWldWest  [Member]
4/2/2009 6:17:53 PM EDT
The Yote's around here hate my Grendel!!!


bolster  [Team Member]
4/3/2009 2:22:52 AM EDT
I've seen coyotes killed with .22 mag, so I can't imagine how 6.5 G would NOT do the job. The projectiles pack plenty of punch, fly pretty flat, and move pretty fast.
fnfal_308  [Team Member]
4/3/2009 9:08:01 AM EDT
95gr Hornday VMAX
27.5grs Vhita Vouri N133
CCI #150
2.22" (may differ with your rifle)

Have fun
Grendelizor  [Member]
4/3/2009 10:17:38 AM EDT
Berger's got a new 6.5mm 100gr bullet, which, with their thin jackets, should be explosive on coyotes.

John

| 6.5 Grendel: The Tier One AR Cartridge. |

www.65grendel.com
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