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  Range Buddy is a mobile App designed for shooting sports enthusiasts, especially precision rifle shooters and and hand loaders.
Features:
  • Use the phone's camera to capture the properly scaled target pictures
  • Calculate the group size and point of impact by analyzing target picture
  • Generate analyzed target pictures for record keeping and easy sharing
  • Record equipment setup along with the target pictures
  • Record shooting conditions such as temperature, wind condition and GPS locations
  • Manage the records of shooting results
  • Share the target picture with email or social media

It requires Android device with Android 4.0 or newer, with a back camera.

This is the start screen of Range Buddy.

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  Range Buddy is a mobile App designed for shooting sports enthusiasts, especially precision rifle shooters and hand loaders.
Addition to all features of Range Buddy, Range Buddy Pro offers Cloud support:
  • Upload and store your shooting results to Reloader's Cloud. You can free up you device storage space and access the records anywhere.
  • Download your hand loading data to the device. You can have all you hand loading records in you phone before you head to the range.
  • Choose your hand loading ammunition in equipment setup. The shooting results will be linked with your hand landings
It requires Android device with Android 4.0 or newer, with a back camera.

This is the start screen of Range Buddy Pro.

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  Perfect Shoot is a mobile App designed for shooting sports enthusiasts, especially pistol and rifle competition shooters. It's able calculate correct shooting scores based on shooting distance and the target of your choice. It turns any target at any distance to standard or user defined targets.
Features:
  • Built in 30 NRA standard targets for High Power Rifle, Smallbore and Pistol Competition
  • Allow user defines own targets
  • List of target details
  • Use phone's camera capture target pictures
  • Allow pick target picture from device library
  • Allow manually set picture reference size
  • Allow re-analysis target
  • Calculate scores based on selected target, shooting distance and bullet diameter
  • Calculate group size, point of impact by analyzing target picture
  • Generate analyzed target pictures for record keeping and easy sharing
  • Record equipment setup along with the target pictures
  • Record shooting conditions such as temperature, wind condition and GPS locations
  • Manage the records of shooting results
  • Share the target picture with email or social media
This is the start screen of Range Buddy.

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  When you get a new rifle or install a new scopes, the first thing you must do is get the rifle on paper. In most cases, you won't able to hit the 100 yard paper with the first shot. You need put up a target at short range - 25 or 50 yards. Get on this target first, and then try to figure out how to adjust your scope. It's actually not as easy as you may thought.
The app makes this task much easier. It allows you sight in your rifle at short range and enter the point of impact. The app calculates the correct scope adjustment using its built-in ballistic data.

To start the sight-in process:

1. Move the target to a short distance (25 yard for example), and take 2 shots. You should be on paper. Measure the point of impact.
2. Start the app, select the caliber you are using. The ammo may be not exactly what you use, but there should not be huge difference at short range.
3. Set the shooting distance (25 yard) you just took, and set the desired zero distance.
4. Select the scope adjustment type.
5. Enter the point of impact, make sure you select the correct POI direction.
6. Hit the "Get Scope Adjustment" button, the app will tell you how to adjust your scope.
7. Move the target to desired distance, take 2 shots and make sure you are on paper.
8. Make final adjustment based on the point of impact.

The app supports both Metric and Imperial systems.
The ballistic data for each caliber is from popular factory load:
  • 22LR : 38 grain Copper Plated HP
  • 223 Remington : 69gr Sierra MatchKing BTHP
  • 243 Winchester : 100gr Sierra GameKing SP
  • 6.5X55 Swedish : 123gr Sierra MatchKing BTHP
  • 270 Winchester : 150gr Sierra GameKing SP
  • 308 Winchester : 168gr Federal GMM
  • 300 AAC Blackout : 220gr OTM, Subsonic
  • 7.62X39 : 123gr FMJ
  • 30-06 Springfield : 165gr Sierra GameKing SP
  • 338 Lapua Magnum : 250gr Sierra MatchKing BTHP