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View Poll Results: At long range do you dial, holdover, etc.
Dial using handheld software 221 27.59%
Dial using drop chart data 243 30.34%
Use a graduated reticle 104 12.98%
Use a BDC yardage turret 110 13.73%
Holdover 113 14.11%
Pass on the shot 10 1.25%
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At long range do you dial, BDC turret, graduated reticle, holdover, etc?

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Unread 11-17-2013, 02:00 PM
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Re: At long range do you dial, BDC turret, graduated reticle, holdover, etc?

Mil Dot for hurry up, Crank the turrets for shots that I have time.

Range and adjustments tapped to gun stock.
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    Re: At long range do you dial, BDC turret, graduated reticle, holdover, etc?

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    Originally Posted by Len Backus View Post
    For ranges beyond what your gun is zeroed for, do you
    • Dial for the yardage using handheld software generated data aided by weather meter etc.
    • Dial for the yardage using drop chart data developed by field testing without electronics help
    • Use a graduated reticle
    • Use a custom Ballistic Drop Compensating turret
    • Holdover
    • Pass on the shot
    This poll really needed a multiple answer option.

    I use a drop chart, graduated reticles, holdover, or dial depending on the species, range, which scope I'm using and which rifle, caliber I'm shooting.

    Pass on the shot? Rarely.
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