Shop 6.5 PRC Ammo Online; The 6.5mm PRC Ammunition (Precision Rifle Cartridge) is a “magnumized” 6.5 Creedmoor. It offers about 250 feet per second (fps) more velocity than the 6.5 Creedmoor for any bullet weight chosen. For comparison, consider the move from a .308 Win. to a .300 Win. Mag. will net about a 300 fps increase, so the “magnum” title is a good fit for the 6.5 PRC.
Shop 6.5 PRC Ammo is the king of all the “magnum” 6.5 cartridges because it offers fantastic performance without excessively shortening barrel life or giving punishing recoil. A 6.5 PRC has enough barrel life for you to shoot a competitive season without having to replace your barrel. Given that it fits in available detachable box magazines, is also a huge benefit. Shop 6.5mm PRC Ammo Brass Online.
While I favor the 6.5 PRC for Precision Rifle Series (PRS) matches out west or in high-wind environments, it was originally developed as a long-range hunting round.
Math plays a significant role in long-range shooting and the math behind the 6.5mm is compelling. It offers high muzzle velocity and the heavy-for-caliber bullets hold on to that velocity well. Shop 6.5 PRC Ammo.
Hornady worked with George Gardner on the predecessor to the 6.5 PRC brass ammo, the 6.5 Short Action Ultra Magnum (SAUM). Gardner is the owner of GA Precision and he made the first successful effort to create a short magnum 6.5.mm PRC. Both Gardner and Hornady knew that the best parent case for a 6.5 short magnum. 6.5 PRC Ammo in stock. However, when Gardner was working on developing the 6.5 SAUM, there was no .300 RCM brass to be found. Since this would be a wildcat cartridge, he used the .300 SAUM case as his starting point and the 6.5 SAUM was born.