8 (b) Windage and Elevation Rules. Apply the windage and elevation rules to the
9 known strike of the round. Moving the front sight post, elevation knob, or windage knob
10 one graduation or notch is referred to as moving one "click" on the sight. The windage
11 and elevation rules define how far the strike of the round will move on the target for each
12 click of front and rear sight elevation or rear sight windage for each 100 yards of range to
13 the target.
14 • Front Sight Elevation Rule. One click of front sight elevation adjustment will
15 move the strike of the round on the target approximately 1 H inches for every 100
16 yards of range to the target.
18 • Rear Sight Elevation Rule. One click of rear sight elevation adjustment will
19 move the strike of the round on the target approximately 1 inch for every 100
20 yards of range to the target.
21 • Windage Rule. One click of windage adjustment will move the strike of the
22 round on the target approximately 1/2 inch for every 100 yards of range to the
24 (c) Flag Method. Use the windage chart provided in figure 8-5. Match the wind
25 velocity, wind direction, and range to the target to the information in the chart to
26 determine the correct number of clicks to apply to the windage knob.
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