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reticle

(ret -ă-kăl) A grid or pattern of two or more fine wires set in the focal plane of a telescope eyepiece and used in determining the position and/or size of a celestial object.

reticle

[′red·ə·kəl]
(optics)
A series of intersecting fine lines, wires, or the like which are placed in the focus of the objective of an optical instrument to aid in measurement of angles or distances.

reticle

i. A diamond, pipper, circle, cross, or any other mark used to assist any form of optical aiming in air-to-air and air-to-ground armament work as well as in a paradrop. See pipper.
ii. In photogrammetry, a cross or system of lines in the image plane of a viewing apparatus used singly as a reference mark in a monocular instrument or in a pair to form a floating mark in a certain stereoscope.
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You must also carefully sub-divide your Mil reticle to make the measurements as precise as possible.
Accupoints do have a sliding cover that can be used to manage the amount of light transmitted through the fiber-optic system and onto the reticle, but I've found that once you set your preferred amount of illumination intensity, it rarely ever needs adjustment.
However, multi-point reticles in long-range are naturally designed for use at the highest magnification, and a shrinking FFP reticle that works well at 18X can almost disappear at 3X.
After having spent serious time with both Steiner's $579 P4Xi and its $1,609 top-of-the-line T5Xi 1-5X tactical scope with Rapid Dot reticle, I think the P4Xi is the far superior product.
Today Shepherd offers both conventional scopes with their distinctive BDC reticles as well as scopes with their proprietary dual reticle system.
I've used most of those available, and in my experience three have proven to be the most capable: Nightforce's Velocity reticle, Zeiss's Rapid-Z 800 reticle, and Leupold's Boone and Crockett reticle.
Lot 15 - 4X ASM5500 DUV reticle / crosshairs 300 + 5X + for 1X masks ASM100 - 9 inches,
99, it introduces a high tech look at the customizations with camo, themed reticle, patch, playercard, and background.
The popular Mil-Dot reticle is actually the most complicated of the lot.
These are the reticles available for other weapons: The AN/PVS-4 reticle for the M16 rifle comes with NSN 6650-01-039-2854.