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What does MER stand for?

MER stands for Maximum Effective Range

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The first contract was awarded to in 2008 by Darpa and is known as One Shot, the system intent being "to allow snipers to hit targets with the first round, under crosswind conditions, up to the maximum effective range of the weapon" according to a Darpa document.
Cutting-edge new arrow and broadhead designs are extending the average bowhunter's maximum effective range via truer flight, lethal cutting performance and dramatically increased downrange energy.
Mike Griffiths mentions that anybody can go into a gunsmiths and purchase the most powerful weapon without explaining that the power of the most powerful airgun one can purchase without a firearms certificate is already strictly controlled by government legislation and that its maximum effective range is likely to be no more than 50 yards.