Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Magazine Articles > Technical Articles - Discussion


Reply

What is a Mil (Mil Dot Reticle) and does it work as a "hold over" aiming method?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-16-2013, 02:24 PM
Administrator
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 977
What is a Mil (Mil Dot Reticle) and does it work as a "hold over" aiming method?

Quote:
Does a milliradian reticle design work using the hold-over method? Yes and No. But first, let's review some "milliradian" facts.
Definition:
Radian describes the plane angle subtended by a circular arc the length of the arc divided by the radius of the arc. One radian is the angle subtended at the center of a circle by an arc that is equal in length to the radius of the circle. More generally, the magnitude in radians of such a subtended angle is equal to the ratio of the arc length to the radius of the circle. Read More...
This is a thread for discussion of the article, What is a Mil (Mil Dot Reticle) and does it work as a "hold over" aiming method?, By Ward Brien. Here you can ask questions or make comments about the article.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:45 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC