close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Long Range Hunting & Shooting

Long Range Hunting & Shooting Nightforce Optics

Reply

Custom windage dial for NXS..

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Unread 05-18-2010, 09:35 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 170
Custom windage dial for NXS..

I posted a question here about a month ago about what custom windage dials would do. I didn't get an answer, but I finally got mine so I thougt I would post. My dials are from Kenton ind for a NF NXS.
Everybody knows how the elevation dials work, this is how the windage dial works.
I thought they would come back generic, Because the wind is variable, but they arenít. Itís pretty cool. For my bullet and muzzle velocity you can go out to 1100 yards in 100 yard increments for a 10mph wind.
If you have a 5 mile per hour wind, you can dial Half or 5 for 500 yards and get pretty darn close. Itís actually about .5 MOA too little. Looks like for yardages over 500 you dial half so 800 you dial 400 +.5 MOA or 2 clicks. You reverse the process for 15 MPH winds by adding half again the yardage. So you are shooting 400 yards in a 15 MPH you dial 600. In a 20 MPH wind you dial 800.
It's way closer than my wind calls are, that's for sure.
This is a very functional tool and Iíve decided to order some for my leupolds.
Iím really glad I ordered the windage dial know and will definitely order it for my grendel.
Very cool stuff!
Reply With Quote
  •   #2  
    Unread 05-18-2010, 11:25 PM
    Gold Member
     
    Join Date: Oct 2009
    Location: Arizona
    Posts: 899
    Re: Custom windage dial for NXS..

    Thanks for the report Robbin. Im going to get some turrets for my .264 from kenton also and was wondering about the windage dial. Might have to order that as well. Thanks.
    __________________
    Austin
    Reply With Quote

    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: Custom windage dial for NXS..
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Leupold's CDS Custom Dial System fireroad Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 0 08-12-2010 10:58 PM
    Cds dial winmag76 Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 3 06-14-2010 01:36 AM
    Anybody use a Leupold custom dial Robbin Long Range Hunting & Shooting 7 07-27-2009 12:26 AM
    Want to learn how to dial Johnny Boy Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 5 08-22-2008 02:32 PM
    Duplex Reticles, Custom Reticles, Windage & Ranging BigMountainShooter Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 13 04-21-2008 06:50 PM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:36 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC