Spindrift

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by GoArmy, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. GoArmy

    GoArmy Active Member

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    Does a rifle with a righthand twist drift the bullet to the right or the left? for a long range shot.
     
  2. cornchuck

    cornchuck Well-Known Member

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    They drift to right. Some guys sight their rifles in shooting an inch to the left to compensate spin drift at long range.

    Jason
     

  3. GoArmy

    GoArmy Active Member

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    Thanks, wanted to make sure.