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4DOF ballistic trajectory solutions now available in Kestrel meter

AMMUNITION  |  BULLETS  |  RELOADING  |  SECURITY  |  TEAM HORNADY NEW! KESTREL BALLISTICS IS NOW TAKING PRE-ORDERS Kestrel® 5700 Ballistics Weather Meter with Hornady®4DOF® Combining complete onsite environmental measurements with the precise trajectory solutions of the integrated Hornady 4DOF® ballistics … Continue reading

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New From Kestrel® Kestrel HUD & Kestrel Ballistics 2700.

  Kestrel® 2019 New Products A couple of new offerings for 2019 from Kestrel®. The Kestrel HUD($399), Kestrel HUD Remote, and the Kestrel Ballistics 2700 ($179). The Kestrel 2700 features the Applied Ballistics® Ultralite engine.  More information including a launch … Continue reading

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Exclusive Black Friday offer!

Limited time: Kestrel + Nightforce + Accuracy 1st  – $500+ savings = Unbeatable ValueSave big on this Black Friday special! Ideal for any shooter looking to extend their range -this bundle includes the tools you need to make long-range hits … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition Launches New Web Site and Enhanced Ballistics Calculator

EAST ALTON, Ill. June 25, 2018 – Winchester Ammunition announces the launch of the new Winchester.com, its most dynamic digital platform in the brand’s history. The new website is fully loaded with enhanced technologies and functionality and also features an … Continue reading

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Hornady Launches Free Mobile Ballistic App with 4DOF™

Hornady®, a world leader in bullet, ammunition, and reloading products is pleased to announce the launch of the new Hornady Ballistic Calculator App that includes the advanced state-of-the-art 4DOF™ calculator as well as a standard BC (ballistic coefficient) calculator. The … Continue reading

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Bryan Litz On The Importance of 100 Yard Work To Improve Long Range Performance

Bryan Litz is a ballistician for Berger Bullets and Applied Ballistics. Bryan has authored a number of authoritative books on the subject of ballistics. His software, published by Applied Ballistics, can be found on a number of devices including the … Continue reading

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DESERT TECH’S TRASOL BALLISTIC APP

Readers unfamiliar with Desert Tech need to know that they manufacture some of the most accurate precision rifles made. From inception, the company has focused on a bullpup interchangeable caliber architecture. From there, they moved into suppressors, ammunition and optics … Continue reading

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BRYAN LITZ ON MOA AND MIL

Bryan Litz is a ballistician for Berger Bullets and Applied Ballistics. Bryan has authored a number of authoritative books on the subject of ballistics. His software, published by Applied Ballistics, can be found on a number of devices including the … Continue reading

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Gear Review: Kestrel Sportsman LiNK with Kestral LiNK Ballistics App

Kestrel has made a number of improvements in the 5700 series Sportsman and Sportsman ELITE. The LiNK function is by far the most significant and when paired with the Kestrel LiNK Ballistic App, the aggregate is truly the sum of … Continue reading

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Bryan Litz On Coriolis Effect

Bryan Litz is a ballistician for Berger Bullets and Applied Ballistics. Bryan has authored a number of authoritative books on the subject of ballistics. His software, published by Applied Ballistics, can be found on a number of devices including the … Continue reading

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Hornady’s Sneak Peek Of 2016 Things To Come

The folks at Hornady have historically been pioneers in the ammunition industry. On 27-Oct-2015, the company will introduce its 2016 product line up. The company has described it as revolutionary. When you get that claim from a company like Hornady … Continue reading

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Density Altitude Discussed

One of the more interesting questions we get around here is about density altitude as it pertains to external ballistics. So, we thought it would make a good shoot-the-shit topic for this Friday. In this post we want to shed … Continue reading

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Do You Really Need A Ballistics Calculator?

This Friday’s shoot-the-shit topic is geared towards the tactical precision rifle folks in cyberspace. These are the folks that are called upon to take the shot but could really careless about producing ragged holes on the job. So, here’s our … Continue reading

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Kestrel Announces The Sportsman Ballistics Weather Meter

At this year’s Shot Show, in Las Vegas, Kestrel will announce it’s new Sportsman Ballistic Weather Meter. The Kestrel Sportsman combines real-time environmental monitoring with a full Applied Ballistics G1/G7 ballistics solver to instantly provide accurate targeting DOPE for shots … Continue reading

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RIANOV’s Latest Weapon Mounted Ballistic Computer

Long range precision shooters need to concern themselves with a number of variables that affect exterior ballistics and/or create errors between point of aim and point of impact. A number of approaches from several manufacturers offer integration of environmental sensors … Continue reading

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TRACKINGPOINT Precision Guided Firearms

Trackingpoint Labs, Austin, TX,  introduced a couple of years ago technology that it markets under the trade name of XactSystem. The system consists of several assemblies, the electronic weapon trigger, laser range finder, ballistic computer and image processor all integrated … Continue reading

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Kestrle’s 4500NV Horus

Sniper teams operating across a range of AOs face a similar problem, how to develop a precise firing solution given weather, range and target variables. To address this need, several companies developed and fielded stand alone solutions with varying degrees of … Continue reading

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