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Milliradians: Ranging example 1a
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FM/BG-525.V1.02 - Milliradians: Ranging example 1a
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  • A person is 1.8 metres tall.
  • They appear as 6 mrad in our scope, therefore following the mil-relation formula:
    • ((person's height in metres) * 1000) / (mrad measured) = (range in metres)
    • (1.8 m * 1000) / 6 mrad = 1800 / 6
    • = 300 metres
A man standing relaxed, known to be 1.8 m tall

Above: A man standing relaxed, known to be 1.8 m tall

Published by Maj James on 25/06/2024 at 18:53

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FM/BG-525.V1.01 - Milliradians: Ranging Example 1a
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A person is 1.8 metres tall. He appears as 6 mrad in our scope, therefore following the mil-relation formula:

((person's height in metres) * 1000) / (mrad measured) = (range in metres)

(1.8 m * 1000) / 6 mrad = 1800 / 6

= 300 metres

A man standing relaxed, known to be 1.8 m tall

Above: A man standing relaxed, known to be 1.8 m tall

Published by SFC SkullCollector on 31/03/2024 at 13:39
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FM/BG-525.V1.00 - Milliradians: Ranging Example 1a
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A person is 1.8 metres tall. He appears as 6 mrad in our scope, therefore following the mil-relation formula:

((object size in metres) * 1000) / (mrad measured) = (range in metres)

(1.8 m * 1000) / 6 mrad = 1800 / 6

= 300 metres

A man standing relaxed, known to be 1.8 m tall

Above: A man standing relaxed, known to be 1.8 m tall

Published by SFC SkullCollector on 31/03/2024 at 13:11
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