USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Throw Out the Old Rules! Until now, true long-range shooting from the AR platform has largely been reserved to larger “AR-308” rifles. Those old rules go out the window with the 6mm ARC from Hornady – a cartridge that delivers an 800 to 1,000-yard effective range from a standard AR-15 platform.
What is 6mm ARC Ammunition?
The 6mm ARC cartridge is based on the 6.5 Grendel case necked down for 6mm bullets. Good News! If you already have a rifle chambered in 6.5 Grendel, the ONLY thing you need to change is the barrel. Everything else – bolt, magazines, gas system – is compatible with 6mm ARC.
- 6mm ARC fits standard AR-15 rifles & Short/Mini action bolt rifles.
- Built-in 30-degree case shoulder for reliable feeding.
- Short, squat case profile similar to the 6mm PPC, one of the most accurate bench rest cartridges ever.
- SAAMI spec cartridge, so NOT a fly-by-night Wildcat!
- 100-040-979 Complete Upper, 6mm ARC, 16″ stainless barrel. $749.00 retail
- 100-040-980 Complete Upper, 6mm ARC, 18″ stainless barrel. $759.99 retail
- 100-040-981 Complete Upper, 6mm ARC, 18″ black barrel. $769.99 retail
- 100-040-982 Complete Upper, 6mm ARC, 20″ stainless barrel. $769.99 retail
- 100-040-983 Complete Upper, 6mm ARC, 24″ stainless barrel. $799.99 retail
Read more here and find the parts you need to shoot 6mm ARC in your existing AR15 rifle.
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