target offset

target offset

[′tär·gət ¦ȯf‚set]
(ordnance)
Horizontal angle at the target between a line from the target to the piece and a line from the target to the observation post.
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In addition, safety warnings and other important information was added from technical manuals and a number of annexes were also provided offering information on device diagrams with abbreviated operating instructions; Infantry Platoon Equipping Diagrams (Figure 2); a battery cross reference table, bore light zeroing procedures; and a consolidated target offset summary table.
[] Zero target offsets for each sight or accessory;
Some of the data contained in the SAIB include mounting instructions, 25-meter zero target offsets, and 10-meter boresight target offsets (Figure 3).
The manual contains updated 25-meter zero procedures and target offsets for all weapon systems.