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Old 11-12-2010, 20:59   #1
mr renwick
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Environmental question

1. Can temperature effect a bullet horizontally?

2. How does shooting up hill or down hill effect the trajectory?

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Old 12-02-2010, 12:53   #2
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1. It should not unless the rifle or barrel themselves are affected by heat, IE, expanding and contracting, warpage, etc.

2. see http://www.exteriorballistics.com/eb.../article1.html
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