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Armory, Self Defense, And EDC => Firearms (Including Long Guns, Pistols) => General Firearm Discussion => Topic started by: archer on December 13, 2017, 09:46:43 AM

Title: Video about ammo and fires
Post by: archer on December 13, 2017, 09:46:43 AM
Great video, commercial ammo is quite stable it seems, but it makes me sad to watch all that ammo be destroyed...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=234&v=3SlOXowwC4c
Title: Re: Video about ammo and fires
Post by: Smurf Hunter on December 13, 2017, 10:26:57 AM
further, when a cartridge ignites outside the chamber of a gun, the brass case will most often blow away from the bullet, due to the weight difference.

Title: Re: Video about ammo and fires
Post by: chad on December 13, 2017, 10:48:41 AM
400000 rounds  :'(
Title: Re: Video about ammo and fires
Post by: archer on December 13, 2017, 10:50:55 AM
400000 rounds  :'(

yeh, that is quite sad..... sacrificed in the name of science.
Title: Re: Video about ammo and fires
Post by: archer on December 13, 2017, 10:52:19 AM
further, when a cartridge ignites outside the chamber of a gun, the brass case will most often blow away from the bullet, due to the weight difference.



which is good, the amount of energy applied to the bullet is a lot less.