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Old 04-11-2010, 11:30 PM
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A small contribution to the shooting community

A SMALL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SHOOTING COMMUNITY

I have created a small application that uses most of the equations found in
the book Applied Ballistics for Long Range Shooting by
Bryan Litz
I find it very useful and it sure is a great tool to get very close values for BC7, BC1
from measurements of a long range bullet. There are various equations that are
fun to use.

It's a very simple straight forward application that would be useful for some of the
long range shooting addicts. :-)

It's only for the Windows Platform, unfortunately.

Download the zipped file named "readme.zip". When you unzip it there will be two
files, one is the ".exe" application and the other one is the readme.text file.

Please read the short readme.text file before you run it.

You don't have to install it; I recommend you drop the ".exe" file on your desk top
and your ready to go after checking the readme.text file.

Version 2.0.0.0 out

http://pages.sbcglobal.net/jomoncada/Eaglet_Ballistics/eaglet_ballistics.zip

Those interested in receiving updates please e-mail me at Javier_Moncada@yahoo.com
In the Subject box write: Eaglet Ballistic Calcs

Those that received this as an e-mail will automatically receive the updates, but
if you are not interested just e-mail me and I will remove you from the mailing list.

As a man of honor and a minister I assure you your e-mails will only be used by others
if I get killed first!

Sincerely,

Javier O Moncada
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Old 04-12-2010, 11:20 PM
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Re: A small contribution to the shooting community

That's kinda a trick little deal!!! I haven't played with it much but I think it's kinda cool.

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Old 04-13-2010, 02:53 AM
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Re: A small contribution to the shooting community

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Originally Posted by bigngreen View Post
That's kinda a trick little deal!!! I haven't played with it much but I think it's kinda cool.

Thanks
bigngreen,

Changes have been made to allow the application to run
in smaller resolution screens. Just download it from the
same link above and replace the old file with the new.
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HEBREWS 13:8
Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

Our Lord Jesus said that as it was in the days of Noah and
also as it was in the days of Lot so it shall be in the days...
It's happening again!!! God sent to us His prophet, and His Word
to this generation and we once more are rejecting it as was prophesied!!!

---> As promised, God Sent His Prophet to us!
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Old 04-14-2010, 01:42 AM
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Re: A small contribution to the shooting community

Please know that I'm not in violation of any rights what's so ever and that Mr. Litz,
Bryan Litz, does not condemn the release of my small application linked for
on the top post.

Please read what Mr. Litz said:

A SMALL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SHOOTING COMMUNITY - Sniper's Hide Forums
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HEBREWS 13:8
Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

Our Lord Jesus said that as it was in the days of Noah and
also as it was in the days of Lot so it shall be in the days...
It's happening again!!! God sent to us His prophet, and His Word
to this generation and we once more are rejecting it as was prophesied!!!

---> As promised, God Sent His Prophet to us!

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Old 04-15-2010, 11:20 PM
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Re: A small contribution to the shooting community

Dear Folks,

The OGW box was not calculating the varmint weight correctly.
It was, of course, my bad. I also added to the info section seen
when you right click on the underlined portion.

just download from the link and replace the file.

My thanks to the person who caught it and e-mailed me. I don't
know his name. "I have a strong feeling is a 'He' ".

Please excuse me for the inconvenience.

http://pages.sbcglobal.net/jomoncada/Eaglet_Ballistic_Calcs/readme.zip

Sincerely,





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HEBREWS 13:8
Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

Our Lord Jesus said that as it was in the days of Noah and
also as it was in the days of Lot so it shall be in the days...
It's happening again!!! God sent to us His prophet, and His Word
to this generation and we once more are rejecting it as was prophesied!!!

---> As promised, God Sent His Prophet to us!
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Old 04-20-2010, 01:30 PM
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Re: (UPDATE) A small contribution to the shooting community

A new tab page has been added. This concludes all of the book's formulas.
A photo was also added for now to occupy empty space.

Due to a small change in the .exe's name you'll have to delete the old one
since it will not be replaced.

Your input is appreciated.


http://pages.sbcglobal.net/jomoncada/Eaglet_Ballistic_Calcs/readme.zip
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HEBREWS 13:8
Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.

Our Lord Jesus said that as it was in the days of Noah and
also as it was in the days of Lot so it shall be in the days...
It's happening again!!! God sent to us His prophet, and His Word
to this generation and we once more are rejecting it as was prophesied!!!

---> As promised, God Sent His Prophet to us!
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Old 04-23-2010, 12:52 AM
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Re: A small contribution to the shooting community

Eaglet,

I've been 'playing' with your .exe.

Quite fun and revealing.

Another question regarding Rt/R.

I'm working on a Swiss Navy project that is proving fruitful and your .exe has been quite a useful tool.

I took a Nosler bullet and measured the ogive length, BT length and meplat diameter.

I then used the 'Wild Itralian' method to determine RT/r which is, punch in values until the published bc was achieved.

Is this process reasonable and,

If the ogive is lengthened what does that do to the RT/r or does it make any difference.

BTW regarding being rewarded for your freebie .exe. Sneak a peek at Luke 6:38.
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