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  1. Need help decide on Parker Hale Safari

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi, I'm new here. I'm looking for my first bigger gun and would really like it to be a 6.5x55, mostly since I'm a wuss and don't like recoil and it's the most popular round where I live. I would also like it to be cheap, because I don't really have much to spend right now and like the idea of...
  2. WTB: few items, including for: Tikka, Krico, Swede Mauser, Ljungman,

    Trading Post
    Greetings, below are some items I am looking for: 1) Swedish original NOS surplus barrels for m/96 and m/38. will consider some take offs if in great shape. Do have a sufficient supply of m/94 barrel for our restorations, unless these are really cheap and NOS. 2) I am trying to...
  3. 6.5x55 vs 300wm

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi guys, so I'm looking at getting a new rifle, however I am a bit stuck with choice. Keep in mind I already own a Winchester .308, i like this rifle but looking at something new. I'm in South Africa and hunt yearly, the biggest animals I shoot would be kudu/wildebeest/eland. I have been...
  4. Best Performer .260 rem or 6.5x55 SE?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    After reading up on these two cartridges i am a bit confused. As a result i now have a few questions about the .260 rem and the 6.5x55 SE, which i hope someone in here with more knowledge than me can answer. 1.) Which has the better FPS / Trajectory? (The .260 rem is seated in a necked down...