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Adjusting Ballistic Program For True Sightron Scope Click Value

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Re: Adjusting Ballistic Program For True Sightron Scope Click Value

Originally Posted by Mikecr View Post
Somewhat of an IQ test,,
I vote external ballistics begins at the muzzle.
Muzzle Velocity, and drop from LOS beginning with muzzle release.

So if your barrel was 10yds long, MV and DROP begin from the muzzle -10yds from you.
Do I win anything?
I called nightforce and the rep gave me an honest answer and told me he didn't really know but if it was him he would measure from the muzzle.

Originally Posted by MontanaRifleman View Post
Cool just checking ..since we are measuring the scopes ability to track, it should be measured from the scopes tracking mechanism to the target
No prob, I would have to agree with your statement.
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