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9/19/2017 7:27:10 PM
Posted: 8/12/2003 7:03:04 PM EDT
After seeing SCTX's post I started thinking. Dangerous, I know. But, given the ballistics of the 5.56 3-400yds, would a scope with mildots even be applicable?


Link Posted: 8/12/2003 7:53:28 PM EDT
For ranges beyond 400, yes. For measuring range, yes.
Link Posted: 8/12/2003 7:57:14 PM EDT
Mildots will range at unknown distances, which is the ENTIRE point of having it. 5.56x45 has a combat effective range of 600m + right? 600m > 300 or 400 yards.
Link Posted: 8/13/2003 1:42:34 PM EDT
Depending upon the role - for a Spoter/Obervers rifle sure - for a DM/SAM maybe The 5.56mm can reach out to ranges most dont realize with a SPR/SAM a 700m+ hit is not unthinkable.
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