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    Received mine and shot the first box. Five shot groups well under 1 MOA at 100 yds from LWRC M6A3. POI was the same as wilson combat 95 TTSX load.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack O A T View Post
    Having a SAMMI spec myself, I sure hope so. By all reports it is.
    I believe its safe for both chambers. The guy that's hooking me up said its mil-spec (for the Saudi and Jordan government) which I assume is SAMMI not SPC II.
    I'm as excited to have a few hundred LC cases as I am the ammo, should he some good stuff!

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    LWRC new 6.8 is SPCII,
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    Range today, shot about 1/2" at 50 yards, lots of cloverleafs. All I could do was 50 today, doing the 50/200 zero thing and o don't have a 200 anywhere.

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    Well I got 15 boxes today, not going to shoot any until I get a good stack of it in my safe but the brass is annealed and has a crimped primer like LC brass but its not LC, its stamped "FC 6.8mm SPC". An odd thing I noticed is the primer has two small letters stamped it it, "AR", has anyone else noticed that?
    I should be picking up a case here soon for $500, hopefully two cases if I'm lucky!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dubya View Post
    Well I got 15 boxes today, not going to shoot any until I get a good stack of it in my safe but the brass is annealed and has a crimped primer like LC brass but its not LC, its stamped "FC 6.8mm SPC". An odd thing I noticed is the primer has two small letters stamped it it, "AR", has anyone else noticed that?
    Yes...as shown in your other post where you asked the same question.
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    The primers are Federal's AR match. http://www.natchezss.com/product.cfm...dID=FAGM205MAR

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    I wonder if they are also considered a magnum primer?
    Last edited by Southern; 06-25-2013 at 06:51 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by owenslee View Post
    Yes...as shown in your other post where you asked the same question.
    So you couldn't say more than yes? I'm asking because I've never seen a primer like that but if it's too hard to answer I'm sure someone else will chime in (which they did). Thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Southern View Post
    I wonder if they are also considered a magnum primer?
    It states they use mil spec compound so yes they would be in the magnum range.


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