6.5 Swedish Ammo

6.5x55mm Swedish ammo is a former military cartridge that has found favor with hunters and target shooters because of its excellent accuracy and long-range potential.

6.5mm Swedish loads typically fire a 140 grain bullet at a muzzle velocity of about 2,700 feet per second. Notable firearms chambered in this cartridge include the AG m/42 "Ljungman" as well as the Krag-Jorgensen rifle and a number of Mauser variants.

Full metal jacket (FMJ) and soft point ammunition in 6.5mm Swedish is available from European manufacturers like Prvi Partizan and Sellier & Bellot. Domestic options include Federal's Fusion line and Nosler's Trophy Grade line, both of which offer a 6.5mm Swedish hunting load suitable for deer and other game. You'll find both American-made and foreign produced rounds for sale here at Widener's at very competitive prices.

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  1. Prvi Partizan 6.5x55mm Swedish 120 Grain HP - 20 Rounds

    Prvi Partizan 6.5x55mm Swedish 120 Grain HP - 20 Rounds

    $16.75

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    Manufacturer Prvi Partizan
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 120 Grain
    Bullet Type Hollow-Point Boat Tail (HP-BT)
    Use Type hunting whitetail deer, match or precision shooting, plinking at the range
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 6.5x55mm Swedish
    Manufacturer SKU PP6.21
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 8605003807407
    Cost Per Round 83.8¢ per round

    Of the five different cartridges that Prvi Partizan makes for the 6.5 x 55 Swedish, this is the smallest. As such, it has the best downrange accuracy while still delivering excellent velocity and muzzle energy. At 200 meters, this round will only drop 7.3 centimeters, making it very reliable for medium-range hunting.

    The cartridge comes with a hollow point boat tail bullet. The hollow point allows for uniform expansion with deep penetration, while the boat tail gives it greater accuracy and consistency during it’s trajectory. This round will be highly effective for harvesting medium to large game, including deer, black bear, elk, and more.

    Prvi Partizan makes about 400 different cartridges for hunting and target shooting. They are also a trusted source of ammunition for many government agencies. They are a Serbian company that has been creating top-quality ammunition since 1928, using a meticulous quality control system to ensure reliable, dependable rounds.

    Customer Reviews

    scarred brass

    I purchased two boxes of this ammo. Both boxes of ammo had pretty significant burrs on the case necks. I'll have to file or sand it down before I can shoot.

    Review by Andy (Posted on 5/2/16)

  2. Fiocchi Sierra MatchKing 6.5x55 Swedish 142 Grain HPBT – 20 Rounds

    $25.50

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    Manufacturer Fiocchi
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 142 Grain
    Bullet Type Hollow-Point Boat Tail (HP-BT)
    Use Type match or precision shooting, plinking at the range
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 6.5x55mm Swedish
    Manufacturer SKU 65MKA
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 762344706610
    Cost Per Round $1.28 per round

    The 6.5x55 Swedish was developed in 1894 during the joint reign of Norway and Sweden and was designed to work for both countries separate militaries. This round has fantastic performance and great range and was issued in their militaries until the end of the twentieth century. If you are looking to hunt, compete in a shooting match, or just plink around, these high powered, accuracy rounds are perfect for you.

    Fiocchi has been pumping out ammunition since 1876 and is still owned by the same family that founded it, helping them maintain the high standard of excellence they have kept going for nearly one hundred fifty years. These particular Fiocchi rounds are loaded with Sierra MatchKing bullets, some of the most accurate in the world. With these 142 grain, boat tail hollow point, brass cased, boxer primed rounds, firing at 2625 feet per second, you get incredible accuracy, phenomenal trajectory, increased range, and faster speeds, helping you win your next match with ease.

  3. Federal Fusion 6.5x55 Swedish 140 Grain Fusion – 20 Rounds

    $29.00

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    Manufacturer Federal
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 140 Grain
    Bullet Type Fusion
    Use Type hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 6.5x55mm Swedish
    Manufacturer SKU F6555FS1
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 029465060688
    Cost Per Round $1.45 per round

    An excellent choice if you're in search of a great 6.5x55mm Swedish round for hunting whitetail deer. This New Federal ammo comes loaded with a 140 Grain Fusion along with a Boxer primer that's loaded in a Brass case. With this package, you'll receive 20 rounds ready to fire. Plus, you know it'll come fast from our warehouse to your door because we know shooting ammo is a lot more fun than looking at it online or waiting on delivery!

  4. Hornady Superformance 6.5x55mm 140 Grain SST Polymer Tipped - 20 Rounds

    Hornady Superformance 6.5x55mm 140 Grain SST Polymer Tipped - 20 Rounds

    $29.50

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    Manufacturer Hornady
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 140 Grain
    Bullet Type Polymer Tipped
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 6.5x55mm Swedish
    Manufacturer SKU 85507
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 090255855074
    Cost Per Round $1.48 per round

    Polymer Tipped ammo that's as ready as you are for hunting big game, hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer. Made by Hornady, this 6.5x55mm Swedish ammunition is Brass-cased, Boxer-primed with a 140 Grain bullet. These are trusted New rounds so sleep easy knowing you're picking up 20 rounds of 6.5x55mm Swedish that promises reliable feeding and extraction shot after shot.

  5. Nosler Trophy Grade 6.5x55 Swedish 140 Grain Accubond – 20 Rounds

    Nosler Trophy Grade 6.5x55 Swedish 140 Grain Accubond – 20 Rounds

    $37.95

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    Manufacturer Nosler Ammunition
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 140 Grain
    Bullet Type Nosler AccuBond
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 6.5x55mm Swedish
    Manufacturer SKU 60022
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 054041600224
    Cost Per Round $1.90 per round

    6.5x55mm Swedish ammo complete with Brass cases and a Nosler AccuBond projectile. Manufactured by Nosler Ammunition to the highest of standards with a Boxer primer and 140 Grain bullet, the quality components come together and add up to a round that's great for hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer. You'll get 20 rounds shipped fast when you order this today.

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