sighter


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sighter

(ˈsaɪtə)
n
1. (Shooting) shooting archery any of six practice shots allowed to each competitor in a tournament
2. (Archery) shooting archery any of six practice shots allowed to each competitor in a tournament
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The theoretic effective radius of this rifle is three hundred miles, but the best they can do in actual service when equipped with their wireless finders and sighters is but a trifle over two hundred miles.
LaserLyte's CrossBow Sighter provides just that, a fast and easy way to get your crossbow on target while sparing you the potential frustration of lost bolts and broadheads.
Formerly trained in France, the four-year-old changed hands for just 9,500 euros last November but did not surface until Doncaster in May, where he got a good sighter before scoring at Thirsk later that month.
Put a bore sighter in the barrel, turn it on, and use the red laser to adjust the chronograph to the proper position: height, windage, etc.
Dortmund's Ciro Immobile tried a powerful sighter in the first minute that was just too high before Carlos Tevez put the home side ahead after 13 minutes.
They asked if I wanted to go "cold" to post a sighter target.
And he was well on his way in the next frame on a break of 49, but fouled on the blue to give Wasley a sighter - and he made no mistake to rattle in 66.
With that sighter now in the bag, a big run can be anticipated at Headquarters.
After the seventh sighter, the shooters are given a minute to see the plug for their last shot.
Chapple-Hyam can be expected to have eked some further improvement from his four-year-old following that sighter and he rates a great bet with his stamina for a mile no longer a concern.
Rayvin Neasa, who took third in that Manchester Puppy Cup, improved for a sighter here with a determined success in his semi-final and there should be more in the locker.
The first of three games in the series at Kochi on Sunday was washed out without a ball bowled so there is no sighter on how two mix-and-match sides will line up.