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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 2/28/2006 3:29:07 AM EDT
Knowing that Armalite and now DPMS makes the AR in .243 Win, I pose this:

There is much discussion and debate regarding a so called replacement cartridge for the .223. I know the biggies are currently 6.5 Grendel and 6.8 SPC. Frankly I think the .243 Win is far superior to all the above for an infantry type cartridge.

Everybody makes it, ballistics are fantastic. What say you?
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 3:33:21 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/28/2006 3:35:48 AM EDT by mr_wilson]
I'd say you need to do more research into 6.5mm bullets, which have some of the highest BC available.


ETA - in the AR10T platform the 6.5mmX08 (commonly called the 260 Rem) will smoke your choice at any range, and btw don't spam the board....
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