View Single Post
Old August 12, 2013, 12:47 PM   #34
Senior Member
Join Date: February 18, 2013
Location: closer than you think
Posts: 967
I voted for some other distance.

My hunting rifles are generally sighted in for maximum point blank range. Roughly 2 inches high at 100 yrds depending on the trajectory of the cartridge. This means out to your maximum point blank range you'll be either a few inches high or a few inches low. Not enough to matter on anything bigger then a coyote.

My long range rifles are generally sighted in for 200 yards and I use either a BDC or mil dot for compensation. I generally don't shoot over 500 yards so I don't spin dials much.

My SKS is sightd in for 200 yards is only a hair low at 25 yards and is 3.5 high at 100.

The only time I would sight in for 25 yards is if I was never going to shoot over that distance.

The number one cause of death in the 20th century. 290,000,000 citizens were first disarmed and then murdered by their own governments. This number does not include those killed in war.
We're from the government, we're here to help

Last edited by Boomer58cal; August 12, 2013 at 12:53 PM. Reason: Typo
Boomer58cal is offline  
Page generated in 0.03241 seconds with 7 queries