6 mm B.R. Rem.

Reloading data for 6 mm B.R. Rem. cartridges and specifications for cases and loads in this caliber.
Product number: CID_937
Load data for caliber "6 mm B.R. Rem."
The 6mm BR Remington, also known as the 6mm Bench Rest Remington, is a centerfire cartridge designed specifically for benchrest shooting. It was introduced by Remington Arms Company in the early 1960s, and is based on a necked-down version of the .308 Winchester case.

The cartridge has a bullet diameter of .243 inches (6.17mm) and a case length of 1.56 inches (39.6mm). It is known for its high accuracy and low recoil, and is capable of producing consistent, sub-MOA (minute of angle) groups at ranges up to 600 yards.

The 6mm BR Remington is commonly used for benchrest competition shooting, where precision and accuracy are the top priorities. It is also used for varmint hunting, thanks to its flat trajectory and high velocity, which make it capable of delivering accurate shots at longer ranges.

The cartridge is typically loaded with bullets weighing between 65 and 105 grains, with the most popular bullet weights being in the 80 to 90 grain range. These lightweight bullets allow for higher velocities, which translates into flatter trajectories and less wind drift.

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Technical Specifications (based on the respective safety standard - see more details in tab 'Datasheet' if available)

Caliber: 6 mm B.R. Rem.
Cartridge Type: Rimless
Bullet Diameter: 0.242 '' | 6.15 mm
Primer Size: Large Rifle (LR)
Max. Case Length (l3):1.55'' | 39.37 mm
Max .Cartridge Length / OAL:2.2'' | 55.88 mm
Maximum Standardized Pressure:58741.2 psi | 4050 bar
The Commission internationale permanente pour l'épreuve des armes à feu portatives ("Permanent International Commission for the Proof of Small Arms" – commonly abbreviated as C.I.P.) is an international organisation which sets standards for safety testing of firearms. (The word portatives ("portable") in the name refers to the fact the C.I.P. tests small arms almost exclusively; it is ordinarily omitted from the English translation of the name.) As of 2015, its members are the national governments of 14 countries, of which 11 are European Union member states. The C.I.P. safeguards that all firearms and ammunition sold to civilian purchasers in member states are safe for the users.
To achieve this, all such firearms are first proof tested at C.I.P. accredited Proof Houses. The same applies for cartridges; at regular intervals, cartridges are tested against the C.I.P. pressure specifications at the ammunition manufacturing plants and at C.I.P. accredited Proof Houses.

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