Definition Of zeroes

verb

adjust (an instrument) to zero.

zero the counter when the tape has rewound

set the sights of (a gun) for firing.

At the range, I shoot my Sharps from the bench at 100 yards to zero the rifle and get the base line sight settings.

Example Of zeroes

  • zero the counter when the tape has rewound

  • A protected post front sight is adjustable for both windage and elevation when zeroing .

  • All Wilson pistols are zeroed before shipping.

  • As I zeroed the rifle at 100 yards, I was hoping for groups of less than 3 inches.

  • As I was zeroing the scope, the movement of the bullet strike seemed to be quite accurate.


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