Thread: 6x45 or 6x223
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Old 09-13-2019, 10:40 PM
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Originally Posted by double gun View Post
Iíve had two 6x45ís, one I bought one I built. Both on the little Sako A1 action.
Both shot very well, with bullets from 55gr - 85gr but the 100ís were getting too long in that little actions magazine. For hunting I had loaded some 85gr partitions which worked well in the mag, but never had the chance to try it on game. A friend of mine actually ended up with both. Great cartridge and platform.
Nothing but Junk LOL

I actually have 3 6x45 The 2 Sako A1 and a Cooper and have one in a Rem 600 6x47 (6mm.222RemMag). I've also owned another 6x47 also rechambered and rebored by Ron Smith on a Rem 700 action. At one time the 6x47 was a premier bench rest cartridge.
The 2 on the Sako A1 really shoot well with 58gr Hornady . The one DG built also does very well with 80gr Winchester.

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