online external ballistics software x-ballistics
x-ballistics is a free online external ballistics programm.
no installation required, it runs in a browser, just click this link.
- no need to know the muzzle velocity, simply can calculate from 2 points of impact
- sight settings
- 3-DOF for bullets
- 6-DOF for arrows
- metric and imperial units
- multilanguage: english and german
- editor for reticle
Use at your own risk!
To store data, a registration is required.
Registered user can save your data.
The sourcecode of x-ballistics is under GPLv3.
Ballistic Software Arrowmatcher
Arrowmatcher is a ballistic application, released under the GPL. It is for Windows, Mac OS and Linux:
This is a simple tool for mainly crossbowarchers. But it can also used for rifles or other bullets. It can calculate the trajectory of arrows and a little bit more.
Everybody are welcome to post comments at the bottom of each page. Simply click the "new comment" link and a window with the uploadform appear.
Ballistic applications and know-how not only for crossbow archers:
big linklist mainly for archers.
description of the ballistic coefficient.
Programs (u.a. smallball) and tables (G1,G2 ..).
very interesting for programmers. (PDF-Document).
look at "Armbrust-Vergleich" this is a very good comparison of some crossbows. This is a german site, but for the comparison, there is also a english version offered.
Simple ballistic program for linux. It calculate the trajectory and the Ballistic Coefficient of a bullet. It is possible to switch the Unit System in english or metric system. This is also useable for crossbows.
good site about building of crossbows
english Website with good infos about wind drift, and much more,
look at Downloads->Arrow comparison program