The GT in 6mm GT, stands for George (as in George Gardner from GA Precision) and Tom (as in Tom Jacobs from Vapour Trail Bullets), the two guys who developed the cartridge, out of the need to have a 6mm cartridge that can use the forgiving propellants that the 6BR, 6BRX, 6BRA and 6mm Dasher use providing large nodes making load development easier for each new barrel, whilst still being able to feed from a magazine reliably like a 6mm Creedmoor.
The 6.5 PRC was developed specifically for competitive precision rifle shooters, but it has since earned its way into hunters’ hands as well.
The GAP stands for GA Precision, who originally made the cartridge famous during owner of GA Precision, George Gardner’s use of the caliber during professional competition rifle shooting in 2012.
Load development is one of the most important aspects when it comes to precision rifle shooting, there are three main load development methods.
The Creedmoor in 22 Creedmoor denotes the fact that it comes from a 6.5mm Creedmoor which has been necked down to accept a .224 bullet.
Precision shooting, starts at the understanding of, and loading of precision cartridges consistently. This is the guide to precision reloading.
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Finding the best hand priming tool for reloading is important is you want to eliminate the variables in your quest for precision reloading and rifle shooting.
Not only have the best brass tumbler is important to clean your brass cases, but know how to properly use it, is just as important.
Measuring the correct amount of gun powder when reloading ammunition, is one of the most important aspects of accurate rifle shooting. Without consistent powder weights in cartridges, repeatable precise shots aren’t possible.
Ballistics weather meters provide precise aim points or adjustments that account for bullet drop and wind drift to get your point of impact on target on the first shot. By combining accurate onsite atmospherics with proven ballistics solvers, it helps to deliver crucial first round hits for long range shooting and hunting in any conditions.
Thanks to tech gadgets, you can now have instant automatically calculated electronic DOPE range card settings ready for any hunt or precision rifle competition.