Infantry Drills

F-25: Effect of Range on the Beaten Zone

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F-25. As the range to the target increases, the beaten zone becomes shorter and wider. Conversely, as the range to the target decreases, the beaten zone becomes longer and narrower. (See table F-6, page F-12.)

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