This is a discussion on zeroing target within the the m14 forums, part of the m14 m1a forum category. These targets are designed to take advantage of the human eyes natural tendency to center an object within a circle. The 50 yard zero is a vanilla standard, as it suits almost everyone well. My eyesight is not the greatest for 100 yards without the use of some sort of optics. Jul 15, 2015 for a long time, the mantra has been that the 50 200 yard zero is the most useful zero for the ar15 platform as it offers a flat trajectory for the 5. This target will set your rifle up for a 300 meter battle sight zero, meaning that a bullet from standard militaryspec 5. The left target is very good for shooting small groups. Place target out at 25 meters, and fire three rounds, adjusting iron sights as. Shooting illustrated zero distance for a homedefense ar15. Rite in the rain 25 meter zeroing target for m16a2 m4 ar. Would you able to make 50yard zero target at 25meter or yard for buis sights, if possible. Hang target so that the center cross is at the shooters eye level.
The army made a move to meters, and i guess to make it easy to communicate with our nato allies and to better coordinate equipment and gears. These zeroing targets are now designed for both the m16a2 m16a4 and the m4 carbine. Ultimately, if you have an ar for home defense, get a good, solid, 100yard zero for your sights or optic. Targets are also available for a variety of conditions including zeroing for distances other than what is available. Here is a link to a pdf file of the 25m target you can download. Each square equals a predetermined number of click adjustments at a certain distance 25m, 50m or 100m. Adjust the sights to move the shot group center as close as possible to the white dot in the center of the target. Survivalist forum the files section 25 meter zeroing. When placed at 25 meters, simulates an army qualification range. We use this one for patrol rifle class and for sighting department weapons. It uses the ar15 platform, originally conceived as an improvement to the colt m4.
The same target used by the military to zero the m16 rifle with a2 sights. Scaled silhouettes at 50, 100, 150, 200, 250, and 300 meters. Aim at target center, adjust sights to move shot group center as close as possible to the white dot in the center of the target. Feb 03, 2018 25 meters on a scaled silhouette that appears like a fullsize silhouette at 250 meters. Like the above, but with a larger black area for easier spotting. Rite in the rain 25 meter zeroing target for m16a2 m4. Sep 09, 2010 zeroing before tightening the barrel nut. The m16a2 300meter zero target will be used for 25meter zeroing with all weapon configurations. The savannah arsenal project on february 2, 2019 at 00. Vitals are included, as well as an extra target up top. Use a cheap landscaping tape measure and measure off 25 meters 82 feet from the muzzle of your ar on the bench to your target. Rite in the rain 25 meter zeroing targets brownells. If you modify you sight as with the santos method, you can still zero with the z at 25 yards with a 20. Rite in the rain m16a2 m4 25 meter zeroing targets.
Target m4 carbine 25 meter zeroing target print free. Basically you put your dot on the colored circle, and get your rounds to hit just below that it will give you a 50200 yard zero. It is good advice and i have a few rifles zeroed for 50 myself, but its not the best zero. Feb 23, 2018 i created a 25 yard adjusted zero target for the 36 yard zero based off of a specific set of specs. Remember you should aim low at 150200m targets with an m16. Using these targets will save time and ammunition, while at the same time providing tighter groups and a better zero. Find great deals for 25 meter zeroing target m16a2. Now that weve covered the target itself, lets talk ballistics. Compared to standard shooting targets, zeroing with the aimpoint zeroing target is more precise. The majority of our clients use some type of red dot holographic sight whether it be eotech, aimpoint, trijicon, or vortex optics.
Click on a category tab on the right to display a list of available targets. For me, the most useful is the 50 yard zero for shooting at 25 yards. Fire and adjust sights on the m4 or m4a1 carbine so that a threeround shot groups centered on the white dot at the center of the zero target uses 18 rounds or less. If what i read on the target for the 25300 meter target is correct, you would zero at 25 using the 100 meter primary aiming point, them click down 2 moawould thus be the same as zeroing at 25 meters with the 300 meter aiming point. The 50 yard zero provides for effective centermass hits on target at the ranges where a carbine is most commonly used. A poapoi zero at 25 meters does not a 300 meter zero make.
Long range shooting with glock pistol instructor zerodecember 15, 2014in. Jun 14, 2014 at 25 yards you will be zeroing only if your bullet hit the target 1. At closer ranges, from 100 to 250ish, youll be hitting high, but still within 5 inches of your zero. Anyone know where i can download one of the targets the army used for zeroing an m14 at 25 meters during the 196768 time period. When the time comes, hold deadon outside the house and a couple of inches high if you. The trajectory of the round crosses the sight plane at 36 meters as it would at 300. Nonsilhouette zeroing targets for hyperpoliticallycorrect gun. This is the reason the marine corps uses 36 in zeroing. Jan 14, 2018 m16a2 25 meter zeroing target free download pdf.
Gents, i have been looking high and low on the boarddoes anyone have a printable copy of the m14 25 meter target fsn 69209060169. One of the alltime best ar15 25m300m zeroing targets is the free yes free printable, 25m ar15 zeroing target pdf. Download these targets to assist in your pistol training. Ohmr form 2444b 1 rotate rear sight elevation knob to the 83 setting for zeroing at 25 meters. Adjust the eotech to the projected laser on the wall and align the bottom of the outer circle at the 6 oclock hash mark position while looking through the eotech. At 25 yards you will be zeroing only if your bullet hit the target 1. Complete the zero with live fire at 50 yards using the center dot for point of aim. These targets utilize the same design as the standard arma dynamics 50 yard red dot zero target, but have been adjusted to provide a 100 yard zero while only shooting from the 25 yard line.
I have created a series improved 25m zero targets based of the standard. Military, these waterproof targets allow you to set your 300 meter zero while shooting at 25 meters. The only time that you use the z is with a rifle with a 20. If you want the equivalent to a 50 yard200 yard zero which i think is the best for a close rangemid range gun, your poi should be 1. Target m4 carbine 25 meter zeroing target print free targets. A blank reproducible 10meter target offset is provided and an example of each weapon configuration figures g2 through g6. Printable shooting targets 25 yards target shooting supplies. This target is also commonly used to zero ar15 pattern rifles. Best ar15 battlesight zero distance pew pew tactical. In fact, the zero target has drawings and arrows directing what. Free 25m zero target for ar15m4 carbines free targets.
A 50 yard zero allows the shooter to use a simple centermass hold to ranges of point blank to 200250 yards, depending on rifle and ammunition combination. That will put it essentially dead on at 50 yards, 1 inch high at 100 yards, and on again at 200205 yards. Carefully aim and fire a threeshot group center mass of the silhouette. Dec 15, 2016 printable shooting targets 25 yards 10 out of 10 based on 430 ratings. We use this target to train new recruits on sighting ar15 platform patrol rifles. Using the l aperture at 25 meters and then flipping back yields a 250 meter zero.
After completion of the 25 meter zero, rotate the rear sight elevation knob back one click to the 300800 meter mark. To mark the proper 10meter target offsets find the correct template for your weapon configuration. M4 carbine 25 meter zeroing target zero target data for the m4 carbine. Arma dynamics recommends a 50 yard zero for your ar15 rifle. If your shot group isnt within the circle on the silhouette, use the squares on the target to determine the number of clicks to move your next. You no longer have to estimate the number of clicks needed to zero the sight. This target is also commonly used to zero ar 15 pattern rifles. Rotate the rear sight elevation knob to the 300 meter. The ar15 military rifle zeroing worked for me and my own m4 rifle. May 11, 2020 find great deals for military 25 meter zeroing practice targets m16a2m16a1 ar m16a2 m16a4 m4 official dod 25 meter zeroing, 2 sided target on. After setting the front and rear sights to mechanical zero, place a 50 meter zeroing target down range at the 50 meter mark. This is a discussion on 25 meter zeroing target within the the m14 forums, part of the m14 m1a forum category.
Guns network black rifle series 25 meter zero target. Theres a roughly 2moa difference between the two aiming points. It is a clean design that is easy to see even at 200 yards with a 20x scope. The same target used by the military to zero the m4. This is the easiest way to zero your sight, and it will. Double sided multi weapon range zeroing targets m4m16a2m16a4 more. Click the printer icon on your browser to print the target on your printer. While the m16a1 sights were in oneminute increments, no attempt was made to teach that.831 391 76 125 962 1203 1580 1531 1302 1566 124 1077 1577 1109 1312 1457 407 1238 954 1348 466 54 973 946 1603 183 1541 1427 94 369 388 411 351 584 1184 113 880