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Thread: What brand/weight of ammo does sako 85's like to eat?

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    What brand/weight of ammo does sako 85's like to eat?

    I have just bought a S&S Sako 85 (not fluted barrel) in 6.5x55 and wondered if anyone had one and could let me know what brand of ammo they like?

    Weight wise it's for roe, sika, fallow and red.

    Many thanks


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    It seemed to get on very well (better than my abilities at least..) with Federal Power Shok 140gn. I quite like the heavier bullet for the summer months when the cover is up. The Federal's were £27 a box so less than Norma & Sako too!
    Thanks again

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    Hi Nick

    Did you kick this thread off in error, as there's an identical one already running...?
    What brand/weight of ammo does sako 85's like to eat?

    Sako 75 6.5x55 - Z6i 3-18x50. Sako 75 .308 Habicht 2.5-10x56. Beretta 690. Benelli M2.
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