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Let me suggest if you are going for 100 yards that you zero at 50 or (75 if you have that much adjustment) and establish a hold over aiming point because your point of impact at that distance will be about 50 inches lower than it is with a 30 yard zero, at the velocities you are achieving with that rifle. If you can achieve a 75 yard zero your hold off will be about 4.4 mil dots at 100 yards.
Also wind drift at that muzzle velocity and range computes to about 3 inches per mile per hour of full value wind.
You are shooting groups which are somewhere around 1.5 MOA (3/4 inch (dime sized)) at 40 yards. With no wind and perfect shooting that is going to translate to an inch and a half at 100 yards. That WILL be darned impressive.
I am looking forward to seeing them as they will be the best outdoor springer groups I have ever seen at that range. Go Joe!