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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/26/2002 8:46:37 AM EST
on rounds fired over long distances? i understand how to judge wind-speed but how about how much to adjust the scope for a shot at 300m, 500m, 1000m?
Link Posted: 2/26/2002 9:00:56 AM EST
Simple answer is take the shot, note POI, with scope at original POA see which mil-dot matches POI, adjust hold (POA) to that mil-dot.

The best explaination of this and how to do it, I found in The Ultimate Sniper by ret Mjr. Plaster.

Link Posted: 2/26/2002 9:39:28 AM EST
Or for the activity-challenged among us or like myself just plain lazy, enter the data into your ballsitics program, dial-in the prescribed correction and miss a foot left anyway.

The wind is not your friend.

Link Posted: 2/26/2002 9:50:28 AM EST

Get Reading The Wind.

Once you get the basics build the charts and keep it in your butt stock or laminate it and tape it to your stock.
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