Remington 6.8 SPC

Discussion in 'Ammunition & Reloading' started by tderrick, Apr 8, 2012.

  1. tderrick

    tderrick New Member

    Is the 6.8 spc a cartridge that is good on hogs.
  2. Sniper03

    Sniper03 Supporting Member Supporter


    Since the ballistics are better than the 5.56/223 round they are good for hogs. I have shot several with the 5.56. But I also have personaly witnessed one shot kills on deer at 150 yards with the 6.8. And 75 yard -100 yard kills on pigs. Of course I am a shoot the pig behind the ear guy! Not that the 6.8 is my prime pick for deer caliber but it will work well enough. And will work on pigs!
    I also the 6.5 Grendel is a fine caliber and I like it very well. But the 6.8 ammunition is much easier to come by over the 6.5 and the 6.8 is good to get that extra over the 5.56. :)

  3. theboarbuster

    theboarbuster New Member

    The 6.8 SPCII is a geat hog rd. I put it right up there with my 458 Socom. I have been using one for about 4 months now and I have taken hogs up to 300 lb with it and it works great. I use the SSA 85 gr TSX bullet.