The 6.5 Creedmoor: Its Origins, Development & Future
American Rifleman TV headed to Grand Island, Neb. to chat with ballisticians at Hornady about the origins of the 6.5 Creedmoor.
Tested: Hornady 6.5 Creedmoor
Originally developed as a precision rifle cartridge for the relatively small across-the-course competition market, Hornady’s 6.5 mm Creedmoor is now one of the most popular chamberings for the American sportsman. Light on recoil, yet dominant at long range, the 6.5 Creedmoor is an ideal loading for both novice shooters and expert marksmen.
Shooting and Loading the Hornady 6.5 Creedmoor
The debut of a new target cartridge is a rare event. In 2008, Hornady Mfg. Co. added the 6.5 Creedmoor to that select group.