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Hornady Superformance 6.5 Creedmoor


Increase your rifle’s performance up to 200 fps without extra chamber pressure, recoil, muzzle blast, temperature sensitivity, fouling, or loss of accuracy.

Hornady Superformance 6.5 Creedmoor uses progressive propellants that take your favorite V-MAX, NTX, SST, CX, and InterLock, bullets to levels of performance that are simply unattainable with conventional ammunition.

Caliber: 6.5mm Creedmoor
Number of Rounds: 500
Bullet Type: SST
Bullet Weight: 129 grain
Primer Location: Centerfire

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Shopping for a rifle chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor, you’ll find a lot of great options for a variety of shooting sports applications. From budget rifles like the Ruger American series or the TC Compass, all the way up to $5000 customs, there’s a 6.5 Creedmoor rifle for most any budget

and use. Below are some factors to consider if you are looking to purchase a rifle chambered in
Hornady Superformance 6.5 Creedmoor.


A 24 barrel is considered optimal for 6.5 Creedmoor, but if you need something more nimble and compact (and light-weight), you won’t give up much by going


The 6.5 Creedmoor cartridge was designed around a twist rate of 1:8 (one revolution for every 8 of barrel length). While you can go a bit higher or lower, you can’t go wrong with 1:8 twist in a 6.5 Creedmoor rifle.


The 6.5 Creedmoor was designed for use in short-action, boltaction rifles. If you are considering re-barreling a rifle or building a custom, you’ll want a short-action. If you are looking for a 6.5 Creedmoor rifle based on the AR platform, an AR-10 frame will be required.


Because hornady superformance 6.5 creedmoor is a performance cartridge, you’ll want a rifle of sufficient quality and precision in order to realize the potential of this cartridge. That doesn’t mean you have to spend a lot of money. Example: The TC Compass rifle is available and has a sub-MOA guarantee. The author has achieved
sub-3/8 5-shot groups at 100 yards with this rifle (different chambering). On the other hand, a high-end rifle will have better performance, handling, and longevity. It’s up to you to decide what “level” of rifle is best for your needs.


Parent Case:  .30 TC
Bullet Diameter:     0.264″ (6.706 mm)
Maximum COL:    2.800″
Maximum Case Length:    1.920″
Minimum Case Length:    1.900″
Case Trim Length:    1.910″
Primer:    Large Rifle (As designed, cases also available in Small Rifle Primer)
Case Rim:    Same as .308 Winchester, .243 Winchester, 30-06 and others
Rifle Action:    Short (bolt action), AR-10 compatible
Bullet Weight Range Rifle:   120 grains – 143 grains (optimal weight range)
Twist Rate Maximum:    1:8 (typical, as developed)
SAMMI Pressure Case:    62,000 PSI
Capacity:    ~52.0 gr H2O (varies by manufacturer)
Typical Applications:    Long-range competition, hunting, long-range target shooting

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We are proud to offer international shipping services that currently operate in over 200 countries and islands worldwide. Nothing means more to us than bringing our customers great value and service. We will continue to grow to meet the needs of all our customers, delivering a service beyond all expectation anywhere in the world.

How do you ship packages?

Packages from our warehouse will be shipped by DHL, ePacket or EMS depending on the weight and size of the product. Packages shipped from our US warehouse are shipped through USPS.

Do you ship worldwide?

Yes. We provide free shipping to over 200 countries around the world. However, there are some locations we are unable to ship to. If you happen to be located in one of those countries we will contact you.

What about customs?

We are not responsible for any custom fees once the items have shipped. By purchasing our products, you consent that one or more packages may be shipped to you and may get custom fees when they arrive to your country.

How long does shipping take?

Shipping time varies by location. These are our estimates:

Location *Estimated Shipping Time
United States 1-7 Business days
Canada, Europe 10-30 Business days
Australia, New Zealand 10-30 Business days
Central & South America 15-30 Business days
Asia 10-20 Business days
Africa 15-45 Business days
*This doesn’t include our 2-5 day processing time.

Do you provide tracking information?

Yes, you will receive an email once your order ships that contains your tracking information. If you haven’t received tracking info within 5 days, please contact us.

My tracking says "no information available at the moment".

For some shipping companies, it takes 2-5 business days for the tracking information to update on the system. If your order was placed more than 5 business days ago and there is still no information on your tracking number, please contact us.

Will my items be sent in one package?

For logistical reasons, items in the same purchase will sometimes be sent in separate packages, even if you have specified combined shipping.

If you have any other questions, please contact us and we will do our best to help you out.

Refunds & returns policy

Order cancellation

All orders can be cancelled until they are shipped. If your order has been paid and you need to make a change or cancel an order, you must contact us within 12 hours. Once the packaging and shipping process has started, it can no longer be cancelled.


Your satisfaction is our #1 priority. Therefore, you can request a refund or reshipment for ordered products if:

  • You do not receive them within the guaranteed time (1 to 7 days not including 1-2 day processing)
  • You receive the wrong item
  • You do not want the product you have received (but you must return the item at your expense and the item must be unused)

We do not issue the refund if:

  • Your order does not arrive due to factors within your control (e.g. providing the wrong shipping address)
  • Your order does not arrive due to exceptional circumstances outside our control (e.g. not cleared by customs, delayed by a natural disaster)
  • Other exceptional circumstances outside the control of

*You can submit refund requests within 15 days after the guaranteed period for delivery (45 days) has expired. You can do it by sending a message on page.

If you are approved for a refund, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within 7 days.


If for any reason you would like to exchange your product. You must contact us first and we will guide you through the steps.

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