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Old 05-06-2005, 05:21 PM
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Berger Bullets

What "G" function should be used when using a trajectory software program for the VLD style bullets?
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Old 05-06-2005, 05:35 PM
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Re: Berger Bullets

I would also like to know the same thing for ULD bullets with a rbbt?

Hope you don't mind the piggyback question.
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Old 05-06-2005, 05:55 PM
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Re: Berger Bullets

Dave,
Most of the VLDs follow the G7 pretty well, but virtually all of the published figures are G1. There are ways to get a good guestimate of the G7 if you know what velocity the G1 BC was measured at.
I can't speak to the ULD RBBTs, since I haven't tested them, but id speculate that if the BCs are close to what they have been ESTIMATED [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] to be the same will probably hold true. Just remember to compare the BCs in G1, and calulate path, and wind deflection in G7.
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Old 05-07-2005, 07:40 AM
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Re: Berger Bullets

No worries 4kedhorn its good info to know.
Thanks for the reply Abinok. I was using the G7 when calculating trajectories, guessed at it and for once got something right lol.
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