Optical Sight Reticle

The reticle of the optical sight is provided with range marks from 200 to 800 meters in increments of 200 meters.

The outer lateral surfaces of the circular reticle simultaneously serve as lead marks when aimed at laterally moving targets, moving at approximately 15 km/h (9m/h) speed at a range of 200 meters.

The interior diameter of the circular reticle corresponds to a target with a height of 1.75 meters (or 5.5 feet) at a 400 meter range.

The range marks at the bottom left which help to find and set the range at 200, 400 and 800 meters are also based on a target sized about 1.75 meters (5.5 feet).

In the same manner, the heights of the crossmarks at 600 m and 800 m correspond to a target of approximately 1.75 m (5.5 feet) height at the respective range.

Figure 41 Optical reticle

1 Point of aim at 100 and 200 meters.

2 Lead mark for firing at targets moving from left to right at a speed of approx. 15 km/h (9 mph) at a range of 200 meters.

3 Horizontal line to determine whether rifle is canted.

4 Circular reticle (interior diameter = 1.75 meters/5.5 feet size target at 400 meter target range) and aiming point approx. 400 meter range.

5 Point of aim for firing at 600 meter range.

6 Point of aim for firing at 800 meter range.

7 1.75 meters/5.5 feet size target at ranges X.

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