Posts by John Hawes

Accurately Shooting Through Barriers

When we fire a high powered rifle cartridge, our bullets trajectory(path) will experience three distinct phases. They are Nutation , Sleep, and Precession.  To best illustrate the three phases of trajectory think of a child’s toy top.  When spun it starts out wobbly(Nutation), then stabilizes and spins cleanly on its axis(Sleep), and finally begins to…

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