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Unread 07-28-2005, 10:19 PM
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Re: 6.5/.284 bullet drop

same range, it could be your scope [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] or mine [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/blush.gif[/img]
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    Unread 07-29-2005, 03:48 AM
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    Re: 6.5/.284 bullet drop

    Yep you are right, I mutiplyied 33.5 by 1.047 instead of dividing it by the moa at 500 yards. My mistake did it on an excel sheet and must have missed something. The 35 is an actual measurement in MOA but not one MOA at 500 yards which would be 5.235 and 6.5 or so moa. I aint gonna go back through all the math so thats an estimate but Jbs is closer. Yeah I was thinking that the scope would be a 1/4 moa. So be it.
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    Unread 07-29-2005, 08:27 AM
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    Re: 6.5/.284 bullet drop

    Rimfire...CCI BR primers now too [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif[/img]

    BTW Takes me about 7.5 at the same range at miffen. Hmmmmmmm

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    Unread 07-29-2005, 10:41 AM
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    Re: 6.5/.284 bullet drop

    thanks for the help guys, i moved the elevation 32 clicks and shot at 560 yards for my first ever longrange group, 5 shots that measured 3.44 inches.not a big deal for some but i was pleased considering it came from a 12 pound model 70. thanks timbo
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