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Unread 02-18-2004, 11:52 AM
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Re: Wind shooting

JBM

Okay... My smile deminished a bit but overall I'm still better off than I was. [img]images/icons/smile.gif[/img]
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    Unread 02-18-2004, 04:56 PM
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    Well, frost my possums! Howdy neighbor! [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]

    Glad you're here! Sorry, you can never check out. It's like the Hotel California.

    Thanks for your site and expertise, and discussion as well. Been a help from time to time, and I'd like a nickel for every time I've seen it linked somewhere! Hang out here a bit, it gets interesting now and again. [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img]


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    If this thread has proved 1 thing is that it is a whole lot easier to play with a 'puter program that to shoot accurately and that there is a whole bunch of different winds that effect the projectile on it's way to a target 1k away..Jr..Jeff Rogers
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    Jeff,

    I dont know about that i cant even get the thing to load right [img]images/icons/confused.gif[/img]
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    Unread 02-19-2004, 08:39 AM
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    Re: Wind shooting

    <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><HR>I dont know about that i cant even get the thing to load right<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

    Actually, you probably are. It's a "command line" program. Download it, unzip it and then open a "DOS box" go to the directory where you unzipped it and type "mpm" and hit return. If you double click it, it'll run, but depending on the current directory, it may not find its files.

    Maybe someday I'll make a Windowed program for it, but I kind of doubt it.
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    Unread 02-20-2004, 12:32 AM
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    JBM,

    Many thanks for making your programs open source... I have your ballistic calculations installed on my site.. http://wildcatshooting.com/ballistics

    your work is very appreciated..

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