Angle of declination


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Related to Angle of declination: angle of dip
the angle made by a descending line, or plane, with a horizontal plane.

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Activating one of the lasers provides the target range to the ballistic computer that instantly calculates the angle of declination or inclination; pressing the engage button makes the articulated mount rotate at the right elevation, and at that point it is sufficient to take aim through the sight or to aim one of the pointer lasers at the target and shoot.