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Bullet B.C.-Help

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Unread 01-26-2013, 07:29 PM
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Bullet B.C.-Help

I am trying to arrive at a b.c. number for a new bullet and I am not sure how to get it to match my drops.

bullet: Matrix .264/ 160gr vld
velocity: 2965fps
elevation:5300'
station pressure:24.6
temp:38 degrees
sight height:1.9"
drops: 100yds-0
300yds-7.5"
600yds-55"
1030yds-22moa

The 100,300,600yd numbers are measured from the center of 3 shot groups shot on one target. The 1030yd number is a measured distance but the impact is close estimate on a rock. It could be a bit off.

If any number crunchers want to give it a go I would appreciate it.
Thanks
Cliff
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    Unread 01-26-2013, 10:42 PM
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    Re: Bullet B.C.-Help

    Where did you find 160gr .264 matrix bullets? They only go up to 140gr on their web page.
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