Today is Wednesday, October 22, 2014rss RSS feed
Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic in 6.5 Creedmoor

Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic in 6.5 Creedmoor

Weatherby Firearms

Weatherby.com

Paso Robles, CA - -(Ammoland.com)- Weatherby’s popular Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic rifle now comes chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor, a cartridge that offers precision-based performance at extended ranges for big-game hunters and competitive shooters alike.

The gun can be seen at Weatherby’s SHOT Show booth, #12729, starting Tuesday, January 14.

Originally developed by Hornady as a true match cartridge, the 6.5 Creedmoor has also established itself as a hunting round in the company’s Superformance ammunition line. Well suited for North American game up to and including elk, the 6.5 Creedmoor features light recoil as well as speed and precision. For more information, go to www.hornady.com/store/6.5-Creedmoor.

“The 6.5 Creedmoor is a very economical and ballistically efficient cartridge, ideal for our Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic rifle which is all about flat-shooting, hard-hitting and accurate performance,” said Mike Schwiebert, director of marketing for Weatherby, Inc.

Like all Vanguard Series 2 rifles, the Synthetic is guaranteed to shoot SUB-MOA (a three-shot group of .99-inch or less) with Weatherby factory or premium ammunition. Other features include a match quality, two-stage trigger and a three-position safety. The trigger has an auxiliary sear for a “creep free” consistent let-off and pre-set sear engagement at .008-.012. It is adjustable for weight of pull down to 2.5 pounds.

The Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic has the traditional Weatherby profile that allows quick eye-to-scope alignment and fast target acquisition. Special Griptonite pistol grip and forend inserts provide a firm non-slip grip, and a right-side palm swell helps improve handling, comfort and control. The 24-inch #2 contour cold hammer forged barrel sports a matte bead blasted blued finish.

Manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $649. For more information, contact a local Weatherby dealer, call the company at (805) 227-2600 or visit www.weatherby.com.

Founded in 1945, Weatherby, Inc.’s line features the new WBY-X products as well as the popular Vanguard® Series 2 and legendary Mark V rifles (production and custom), Threat Response shotguns and rifles, semi-auto and pump shotguns, premium ammunition and security/shooting accessories. For more information, go to www.weatherby.com. The company is based in Paso Robles, Calif., and invites all hunters and shooters to visit its free online community at www.weatherbynation.com or Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Weatherbyinc.

  • Leave a Comment

    • Sign up Ammoland for your Inbox

      Daily Digest

      Monthly Newsletter

    • Recent Comments

      • Janek: “War by Algebra” is that synonymous for Obama’s “Kinetic Action”?
      • ray hampton: the day will come soon that require everybody to have a college degree so that they can understand who...
      • ray hampton: oldshooter , thank you for your post , you said it better than I could
      • oldshooter: Speaking as a “mental health professional” myself, I’d suggest the ones who need to see...
      • TexStan: Yep, we are to blame for this too, I get it, and the Emperor is again blameless as usual.
    • Social Activity

    • Most Popular Posts

        • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
      Copyright 2014 AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News | Sitemap | Μολὼν λαβέ

      Win a Russian Sniper Rifle From AimSurplus.com

      Subscribe and receive our emails , the drawing will be November 20 , 2014 maybe you will be the lucky shooter receiving a Russian 1891/30 PU 7.62x54R Mosin Nagant Sniper Rifle and a can of Ammunition. For more information visit the AimSurplus Sniper Rifle Promotion Page.
      Monthly email subscription from Ammoland
      12401920
      13005464