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Old 12-05-2012, 7:44 AM
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Originally Posted by rsrocket1 View Post
A 75g bullet might only be loaded to about 21g of H335 and will have a MV of 2450 fps but will drop only 120" @ 600 yards. Heavier bullets will drop less than light ones when you get into those long distances.
I think what you meant to was that heavier bullets are more stable and predictable at long ranges. Drop is a function of time of flight and NOT bullet weight. A slower bullet will drop more over a given distance than a faster one.
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