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6.5 Creedmoor to 1,690 yds

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Rob and I were having a discussion about 6.5 creedmoor ballistics at long range a few weeks ago.

THIS popped up on reddit today and I thought it was pretty interesting

 

Shot statistics:

 

  • Elevation dialed from 100 yard zero. 21.10 Mils.
  • Wind held, .4 mils,
  • POI Elevation was dead center, wind was …. .4 mils off, It was a really dead wind day
  • Vertical Coriolis -0.11 mil
  • Horizontal Coriolis 0.14 mil
  • Spin Drift R 0.44 mil
  • Remaning Velocity 1040 FPS.
  • Remaning Energy 336 ftlb (more than a 55gr FMJ at 400 yards)
  • Time of Flight 3.1 seconds.
  • Time of shot fired, to hear the impact 8 seconds
  • Max Ordinate 523.14 inches.
  • Total Drop 1278.52 inches.
  • Range at which transonic velocity transition begins 1206 yards
  • 75% though transsonic range at 1400 yards
  • Subsonic (1130 FPS) at 1460 yards

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Oh, you're talking about a gun. I get it now.

 

:blink:

Huh... it didn't even occur to me that this would be an extremely confusing title if you aren't familiar with firearms..... haha

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Huh... it didn't even occur to me that this would be an extremely confusing title if you aren't familiar with firearms..... haha

 

Sounded like you were talking about golf to me (yeah I know fuckall about golf either).

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