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Current Rifle Cartridges
6x47 Lapua, New for 2020, not to be confused 6.5x47 Lapua
Not to be confused with the 6.5x47 Lapua introduced
in 2009.
This cartridge is based on the 6.5x47 Lapua case,
necked down to accept 6mm (.243 caliber) projectiles.
It, like the 6.5 Lapua, started out as a wildcat, as
the 6.5 Lapua was a necked down 7.62 NATO or
(.308 Winchester) to accept 6.5mm (.264 Caliber)
projectiles.
Introduced in 2020 as a production cartridge by
Peterson Precision ammunition Compan
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Please note in the picture to the left,
right picture (Left) is 6x47 Lapua vs (Right) 6.5x47 Lapua
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