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Vomiting (3,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

sensitivity Pyloric stenosis (in babies, this typically causes a very forceful "projectile vomiting" and is an indication for urgent surgery) Bowel obstruction Overeating
Caliber (2,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
30 inches (7.6 mm) projectile; or a "22 rimfire", referring to any rimfire firearms firing cartridges with a .22 caliber projectile. However, there can
Trebuchet (4,922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(French: trébuchet) is a type of catapult that uses a long arm to throw a projectile. It was a common powerful siege engine until the advent of gunpowder.
Elevation (ballistics) (530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
physically lift the muzzle of a gun up from the gun carriage to compensate for projectile drop and hit targets at a certain distance. Though early 20th-century
Explosively formed penetrator (1,592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
explosively formed penetrator (EFP), also known as an explosively formed projectile, a self-forging warhead, or a self-forging fragment, is a special type
Little Boy (6,289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
divided into two parts, following the gun principle: the "projectile" and the "target". The projectile was a hollow cylinder with 60% of the total mass (38
Pistol sword (1,373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A pistol sword is a sword with a pistol or revolver attached, usually alongside the blade. It differs from a rifle with a bayonet in that the weapon is
Plastic bullet (1,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A plastic bullet or plastic baton round (PBR) is a less-lethal projectile fired from a specialised gun. Although designed as a less-lethal weapon, they
Anti-submarine mortar (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
They are often larger versions of the mortar used by infantry and fire a projectile in relatively the same manner. They were created during World War II as
Armour-piercing discarding sabot (1,778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Armour-piercing discarding sabot (APDS) is a type of kinetic energy projectile fired from a rifled-barrel gun to attack armoured targets. APDS rounds are
Human cannonball (832 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The human cannonball act is a performance in which a person who acts as the "cannonball" is ejected from a specially designed "cannon". The human cannonball
Isotopes of moscovium (1,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 294Ts The table below contains various combinations of targets and projectiles which could be used to form compound nuclei with Z=115. Each entry is
Hollow-point bullet (3,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inside edge to expand outwards, increasing the axial diameter of the projectile as it passes through. This process is commonly referred to as mushrooming
Turret (316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a gun turret is a weapon mount that houses the crew or mechanism of a projectile-firing weapon, allowing the weapon to be aimed and fired in some degree
Paper cartridge (2,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
case where multiple projectiles were used, such as buck and ball loads, the cartridge also served to package up the projectiles, so they did not have
Full metal jacket bullet (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A full metal jacket bullet (FMJ) is a small-arms projectile consisting of a soft core (often lead) encased in an outer shell ("jacket") of harder metal
PIAT (4,543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pound (1.1 kg) shaped charge bomb using a cartridge in the tail of the projectile. It possessed an effective range of approximately 115 yards (105 m) in
.17 HMR (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Magnum case to take a .17 caliber (4.5 mm) projectile. Commonly loaded with a 17 grain (1.1 g) projectile, it can deliver muzzle velocities in excess
Rochechouart crater (2,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
confirmed in the mid 1970s with the recognition by P. Lambert of the projectile signal in the various rocks bearing up to 500 times the nickel content
Tu Huo Qiang (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had been partially hollowed out and loaded with gunpowder and a single projectile, called the zi kē (子窠). The gunpowder utilized in this time period did
HK 4.6×30mm (1,581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
diameter and high projectile velocity of the round, body armor penetration is higher than that of traditional handgun projectiles. A series of tests
Grenade launcher (3,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
grenade launcher is a weapon that fires a specially-designed large-caliber projectile, often with an explosive, smoke or gas warhead. Today, the term generally
Sloped armour (2,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
case. The better protection is caused by three main effects. Firstly, a projectile hitting a plate at an angle other than 90° has to move through a greater
Sloped armour (2,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
case. The better protection is caused by three main effects. Firstly, a projectile hitting a plate at an angle other than 90° has to move through a greater
Pyloric stenosis (2,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the first part of the small intestine (the pylorus). Symptoms include projectile vomiting without the presence of bile. This most often occurs after the
Around the Moon (909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the giant Columbiad space gun, the Baltimore Gun Club's bullet-shaped projectile, along with its three passengers, Barbicane, Nicholl and Michael Ardan
RBU-6000 (789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The RBU-6000 Smerch-2 (Реактивно-Бомбовая Установка, Reaktivno-Bombovaja Ustanovka; reaction engine-bomb installation & Смерч; waterspout) is a 213 mm
Hispano-Suiza HS.404 (3,611 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British development are known as 20 mm Hispano. Firing a 20 mm calibre projectile, it delivered a significant load of explosive from a relatively light
Hack and slash (626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
combat with melee based weapons (such as swords or blades) and a few projectile based weapons as well (such as guns). It is a subgenre of the Beat 'em
5.56×45mm NATO (14,289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the steel penetrator to the M855A1 projectile compared to the standard lead-alloy core of the M80 projectile and is not an accurate comparison between
Isotopes of tennessine (1,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(TMS). The below table contains various combinations of targets and projectiles that could be used to form compound nuclei with atomic number 117. Between
SAM-N-8 Zeus (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in guided missile technology. Development of the Gun Launched Guided Projectile - Arrow Shell was initiated by the U.S. Navy's Naval ordnance Laboratory
Isotopes of oganesson (1,715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unconfirmed The below table contains various combinations of targets and projectiles that could be used to form compound nuclei with Z=118. In 1999, a team
.408 Cheyenne Tactical (2,975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flight projectile patent can be found at the US Patent Office, Controlled spin projectile, US PAT No. 6,629,669. According to the patent a projectile engraved
14.5×114mm (950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consumers. BS: Armor-piercing incendiary original anti-tank round. The projectile weighs 64.4 grams and is 51 millimeters long with a 38.7 gram core of
Direct fire (562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Direct fire refers to firing of a ranged weapon whose projectile is launched directly at a target within the line-of-sight of the user. The firing weapon
8-pounder long gun (244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of artillery mounted on French warships of the Age of sail. It fired a projectile of eight livres in weight, equivalent to 8.633 English pounds, or 8 lb
From the Earth to the Moon (1,940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
president, his Philadelphian armor-making rival, and a French poet—in a projectile with the goal of a Moon landing. Five years later, Verne wrote a sequel
Point-blank range (1,172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
horizontal, its bore actually sat at an elevated angle. This caused the projectile to rise above the natural line of sight shortly after leaving the muzzle
Old Cordilleran Culture (277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the typical artifact of these people — a simple, bi-facial, leaf-shaped projectile point which average about 6 cm (2.4 in) in length. These tools were used
Comondú complex (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Complex is the presence of small Comondú Triangular and Comondú Serrated projectile points. These points reflect the introduction of the bow and arrow into
Gallager carbine (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brass cases, which contained the projectile and the propellant. Covered by a disc made of greased felt, the projectile was inserted in the barrel after
Mk 1 Underwater Defense Gun (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other underwater firearms, it fires a special 4.25 inch metal dart as its projectile. The gun was developed as part of a project called TDP 3801 during the
Light-gas gun (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
materials by micrometeoroids. Some basic material research relies on projectile impact to create high pressure; such systems are capable of forcing liquid
Helical railgun (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are surrounded by a helical barrel and the projectile or re-usable carrier is cylindrical. The projectile is energized continuously by two brushes sliding
Point-blank range (1,172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
horizontal, its bore actually sat at an elevated angle. This caused the projectile to rise above the natural line of sight shortly after leaving the muzzle
Faithful (book) (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Snelgrove, an Emerson College student who was struck in the eye by a projectile fired by the Boston Police Department during crowd-control actions near
Light-gas gun (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
materials by micrometeoroids. Some basic material research relies on projectile impact to create high pressure; such systems are capable of forcing liquid
Gallager carbine (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brass cases, which contained the projectile and the propellant. Covered by a disc made of greased felt, the projectile was inserted in the barrel after
Mk 1 Underwater Defense Gun (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other underwater firearms, it fires a special 4.25 inch metal dart as its projectile. The gun was developed as part of a project called TDP 3801 during the
Stielgranate 42 (342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
body, and a tapered tail with fins. Both the nose and the base of the projectile were reinforced with steel rings welded to the casing. The nose ring is
Spitzer (bullet) (2,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
kinetic efficiency, especially at extended ranges. To achieve this, the projectile must minimize drag in flight. Bullets with a lower drag coefficient (Cd)
Military of ancient Egypt (5,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Egypt's military conquests. They enfeebled their enemies by using small projectile weapons, like bows and arrows. They also had chariots which they used
Deflection (ballistics) (466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
propelling a projectile at a moving target, also known as leading the target, i.e. shooting ahead of a moving target so that the target and projectile will collide
Pistol-whipping (974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brandished in such fashion in close-quarters combat once the weapon's single projectile had been expended. The term "buffaloing" is documented as being used in
Nuclear reaction (2,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between the projectile and target. These are useful in studying outer shell structure of nuclei. Transfer reactions can occur, from the projectile to the target;
LoDaisKa Site (1,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A new cultural complex was born, the Folsom tradition, with smaller projectile points to hunt smaller animals. Aside from hunting smaller mammals, people
7.92×57mm Mauser (6,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1,531 yd) and the lengthened S.m.E. lg projectile was more accurate compared to the shorter S.m.E. projectile. Special ammunition included: S.m.K. - Spitzgeschoß
Tomaquag Rock Shelters (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shelter to 800 BCE and the other to 800 CE. Materials recovered include projectile points, stone knives, and evidence of stone tool construction. Both sites
Sharpshooter (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sharpshooter is one who is highly proficient at firing firearms or other projectile weapons accurately. Military units composed of sharpshooters were important
Rheinmetall Rh-120 (4,799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which limits collateral damage by controlling the fragmentation of the projectile. Because of concerns about the inability of the 105-millimeter (4.1 in)
Indirect fire (2,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Indirect fire is aiming and firing a projectile without relying on a direct line of sight between the gun and its target, as in the case of direct fire
Moldavite (1,057 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vltavín) is a forest green, olive green or blue greenish vitreous silica projectile rock formed by a meteorite impact probably in southern Germany (Nördlinger
Impact (mechanics) (1,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
speeds, during a perfectly inelastic collision, an object struck by a projectile will deform, and this deformation will absorb most or all of the force
Brigham Young University Museum of Peoples and Cultures (1,502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fragments, textile tools, pottery (bowls, jars, effigies, figurines), projectile points. Mesoamerica and Central America The Museum also has many accessions
Colt MARS (99 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experimental 5.56×30mm MARS cartridge. The 5.56×30mm cartridge fired a 55-grain projectile at 790 m/s (2,591.9 ft/s). The rifle was patented in 1998 (US patent no
Built-up gun (1,048 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the weight required to resist the pressure of powder gases pushing a projectile out of the barrel. Built-up construction was the norm for guns mounted
List of premodern combat weapons (2,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
category (e.g. the spear may be used either as a pole weapon or as a projectile), and the earliest gunpowder weapons which fit within the period are also
8 cm PAW 600 (1,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on the projectile. The pressure was allowed to bleed gradually into the barrel at a controlled rate and lower pressure to propel the projectile. Thus the
Project HARP (5,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
methods that rely on rockets, HARP instead used very large guns to fire projectiles into the atmosphere at extremely high speeds. A 16-inch HARP gun that
Multi-Star Signal Cartridge (249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cartridge was breech loaded. The cartridge consisted of an inner light alloy projectile which contained a total of three red stars and three green stars inside
Spud gun (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
causes a small build-up of air pressure inside the toy which propels the projectile. The devices are usually short-range and low-powered. The first spud gun
Airsoft (4,915 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
opposing players by tagging them out of play with spherical plastic projectiles launched via replica air weapons called airsoft guns. Although very similar
Spud gun (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
causes a small build-up of air pressure inside the toy which propels the projectile. The devices are usually short-range and low-powered. The first spud gun
Multi-Star Signal Cartridge (249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cartridge was breech loaded. The cartridge consisted of an inner light alloy projectile which contained a total of three red stars and three green stars inside
List of artillery (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
following lists of artillery cover guns, howitzers, mortars, and other large projectile weapons. Small arms and missiles are not generally included, though rockets
RP-3 (2,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The RP-3 (from Rocket Projectile 3 inch) was a British rocket projectile used during and after the Second World War. Though primarily an air-to-ground
Overhand throw (932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The overhand (or overhead) throw is a single-handed throw of a projectile where the object is thrown above the shoulder. The overhand throw is a complex
Onager (weapon) (815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fastened to the frame had a cup, bucket, or sling attached which contained a projectile. To fire it, the spoke or arm was forced down, against the tension of
Carabine à tige (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military rifles; in order for a rifle to impart the proper spin to a projectile, the projectile must fit snugly inside the barrel to engage the rifling grooves
Gun-type fission weapon (1,949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hemispheres driven together to make a supercritical sphere, typically a hollow projectile is shot onto a spike which fills the hole in its center. Its name is a
Marksman (1,366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A marksman is a person who is skilled in precision shooting using projectile weapons (in modern days most commonly an accurized scoped long gun such as
Space gun (1,680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
escape velocity projectile would have its trajectory modified by the gravitational fields of other bodies in the system such that the projectile would eventually
Abus gun (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had a caliber between 3 inches (76 mm) to 9 inches (230 mm) and fired a projectile weighing 4.25 pounds. Abus guns, despite being a form of howitzer, were
HM-41 (214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rocket-assisted High-Explosive (HE) projectile, a maximum range of 30,000 m can be achieved. Firing an unassisted HE projectile, a maximum range of 22,000 m
Shotgun slug (4,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A modern shotgun slug is a heavy projectile made of lead, copper, or other material and fired from a shotgun. Slugs are designed for hunting large game
2S4 Tyulpan (2,145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
relatively large dimensions, total mass and the heavy weight of their projectiles (and the M-240 in particular), these mortars could hardly hope to function
125 mm smoothbore ammunition (2,773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
service in 1962. The projectile is Maraging steel. Country of origin: Soviet Union Projectile dimension: 410 mm 10: 1 L/d Projectile weight (including sabot):
Steyr IWS 2000 (436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
accelerate projectiles and increase ballistic effectiveness, but, the lack of rifling imparing inertial stability, requires the projectile to have stabilizing
Baton round (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baton rounds, also known as kinetic impact projectiles, are a less lethal alternative to traditional bullets, typically used for riot control . Common
Small arms ammunition pressure testing (1,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vary based on propellant used, primers used, charge weight, projectile type, projectile seating depth, neck tension, chamber throat/leade parameters
M141 Bunker Defeat Munition (551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for AT4/M136 projectiles. The SMAW-D operates on the principle of a recoilless rifle, in that the recoil created by launching the projectile is counteracted
Hammer (firearms) (1,067 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
cap/primer, or a separate firing pin, to ignite the propellant and fire the projectile. It is so called due to the fact that it resembles a hammer in both form
Lynch Quarry Site (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America's prehistoric population, as it is particularly easy to work into projectile points, knives, and scraping tools. Materials from Knife River quarries
7.62×51mm NATO (6,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
eliminating 114.5 grains (7.4 g) of lead with production of each M80A1 projectile. The M80A1 began fielding in September 2014. The Army plans to replace
Lynch Quarry Site (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America's prehistoric population, as it is particularly easy to work into projectile points, knives, and scraping tools. Materials from Knife River quarries
Baton round (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baton rounds, also known as kinetic impact projectiles, are a less lethal alternative to traditional bullets, typically used for riot control . Common
Avempace (5,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first) commentaries on Aristotle in the western world. While his work on projectile motion was never translated from Arabic to Latin, his views became well
Boom Blox (2,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
physics system; the angle at which a projectile is launched and how fast it is thrown as well as the mass of the projectile and the type of blocks it comes
Rubber bullet (1,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to metal projectiles, but can still cause serious injuries such as blindness, permanent disability, and death. Like other similar projectiles made from
Literary consonance (244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the song Zealots by the Fugees: "Rap rejects my tape deck, ejects projectile/Whether Jew or gentile I rank top percentile." (This is also an example
PAPOP (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The PAPOP (PolyArme POlyProjectiles, "multi-projectile multi-weapon") was a French project to construct a computerised multi-usage infantry weapon for
Heckler & Koch G11 (4,316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
engineering and weapon design), Dynamit Nobel (propellant composition and projectile design), and Hensoldt Wetzlar (target identification and optic systems)
Rapier loom (737 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
yarn every minute. They have a noise level similar to that of modern projectile looms. They can produce a wide variety of fabrics ranging from muslin
Potato cannon (5,544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
etc.), to launch projectiles at high speeds. They are built to fire chunks of potato, as a hobby, or to fire other sorts of projectiles, for practical use
Apex complex (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
particularly the projectile points, are still not clearly understood. It is also noted that the characteristics of the projectiles reflect a parallel
Needlegun (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flechettes. Theoretically, the advantages of a needlegun over conventional projectile firearms are in its compact size, high rate of fire, and extreme muzzle
List of Star Wars weapons (2,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which are enveloped in plasma-containment spheres and fired at the enemy. Projectile weapons, also referred to as slugthrowers, appear in the Star Wars universe
Sprengpatrone (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
propellant charge, an internal steel projectile filled with PETN and was topped by a nose fuze. The projectile had a rifled aluminum external sleeve
AA mine discharger (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mortar of 70 mm or 81 mm caliber. Instead of a standard mortar bomb, the projectile was a tube containing seven individual mines, each approximately 11/16ths
RS-82 (rocket family) (750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
RS-132 (Reaktivny Snaryad; Russian: Реактивный Снаряд; rocket-powered projectile) were unguided rockets used by Soviet military aircraft in World War II
120 mm Italian naval gun (777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kilograms (21 lb) of smokeless powder to push a 23.49-kilogram (51.8 lb) projectile to a velocity of 950 metres per second (3,100 ft/s). Velocity was later
Yaw (rotation) (772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
direction of motion. The yaw rate or yaw velocity of a car, aircraft, projectile or other rigid body is the angular velocity of this rotation, or rate
Jeffers Petroglyphs (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Archaic Period. Another clue to the age comes from the projectile point carvings, which show a projectile point design used by hunters in the Late Archaic Period
Impact parameter (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between the path of a projectile and the center of a potential field U ( r ) {\displaystyle U(r)} created by an object that the projectile is approaching (see
Cloverdale archaeological site (102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
influenced Steed-Kisker peoples (c. 1200). Because of the many Cahokia style projectile points found at the site, it is believed to have been a trade partner
Gyrojet (2,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the 1960s named for the method of gyroscopically stabilizing its projectiles. Rather than inert bullets, Gyrojets fire small rockets called Microjets
Davy Crockett (nuclear device) (1,711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
tactical nuclear recoilless gun (smoothbore) for firing the M-388 nuclear projectile that was deployed by the United States during the Cold War. It was one
Fire-and-forget (476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
opposed to unguided RPGs which require a hard-kill system (a counter projectile(s) used to destroy the incoming missile), fire-and-forget missiles can
Finley Site (131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The site was investigated beginning in 1940 when projectile points were found on the surface by Orion B. Finley in the vicinity of
Automatgevär m/42 (809 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
m/94 (live cartridge m/94 projectile m/94) service ammunition with a 10.1 grams (156 gr) long round-nosed m/94 (B-projectile) bullet. From 1941 onwards
Automatgevär m/42 (809 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
m/94 (live cartridge m/94 projectile m/94) service ammunition with a 10.1 grams (156 gr) long round-nosed m/94 (B-projectile) bullet. From 1941 onwards
Finley Site (131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The site was investigated beginning in 1940 when projectile points were found on the surface by Orion B. Finley in the vicinity of
High–low system (1,801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
high-pressure chamber for storing the propellant. It enables a much larger projectile to be launched without the heavy equipment typically required for large
James rifle (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
used in some period documentation. Charles T. James developed a rifled projectile and rifling system. Modern authorities such as Warren Ripley and James
Marvel Legends Showdown (895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
opponents character with Punches, Kicks, or shooting them with an included projectile launchers. Once you did three damage to a character he/she was out. The
Isotopes of flerovium (4,738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shell. The below table contains various combinations of targets and projectiles which could be used to form compound nuclei with an atomic number of
.17 Winchester Super Magnum (391 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
20-grain polymer-tipped projectile rated at 3,000 FPS, Varmint HE 17 Winchester Super Magnum with a 25-grain polymer-tipped projectile rated at 2,600 fps,
5.45×39mm (3,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
relatively long slender projectiles that can provide good aerodynamic efficiency and external ballistic performance for the projectile diameter. The 5.45×39mm
Martz Rock Shelters (352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
included: charcoal and ash flint, chert and quartz spalls animal bones projectile points potsherds scrapers Chert and quartz are not naturally found in
Rifled musket (2,312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Enfield projectile. The projectile was inserted upside down in the cartridge and the outside of the cartridge paper was greased at the projectile end and
Dart (588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dart or DART may refer to: Dart (missile), a projectile weapon Dart, the equipment in the game of darts Dart (sewing), a fold sewn into the fabric of a
APILAS (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Launcher: Transportation: 1290 mm Fire-ready: 1260 mm Projectile: 920 mm Weight: Overall: 9.0 kg Projectile: 4.3 kg Launcher: 4.7 kg Range: 25 m to 300 m +
Hadouken (2,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sprite-based era used at least some characters with projectile special moves, and while the actual type of projectile launched varies from game to game and character
Obturation (1,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
obturation denotes necessary barrel blockage or fit by a deformed soft projectile (obturation in general is closing up an opening). A bullet or pellet,
Secondary crater (1,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
secondary projectiles must break the surface. It can be increasing difficult to distinguish primary craters from secondaries craters when the projectile fractures
Siege of Fredriksten (886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sweden. While inspecting his troops' lines, Charles XII was killed by a projectile. The Swedes broke the siege off, and the Norwegians held the fortress
Monkey Magic (1999 video game) (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
character (to cancel out enemy spells, for instance) or on enemies as a projectile. Monkey Magic Monkey Magic Review Games based on Journey to the West
Rocket artillery (2,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rocket artillery is artillery that uses rockets as the projectile. The use of rocket artillery dates back to medieval China where devices such as fire
Bulletproof glass (1,354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transparent material that is particularly resistant to penetration by projectiles. Like any other material, it isn’t completely impenetrable. It is usually
Royal Ordnance L7 (3,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Archived (PDF) from the original on 2019-02-28. Retrieved 2019-02-27. Projectile and Warhead Identification Guide—Foreign NGIC-1143-782-98 FM 3-20.12 Tank
High-explosive anti-tank (3,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
projectiles are fin-stabilized and not spin-stabilized. In recent years, it has become possible to use shaped charges in spin-stabilized projectiles by
Marcus Claudius Marcellus (3,095 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marcus Claudius Marcellus (/mɑːrˈsɛləs/; c. 270 – 208 BC), five times elected as consul of the Roman Republic, was an important Roman military leader during
Mark 10 nuclear bomb (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
several critical masses of fissile nuclear material by firing a fissile projectile or "bullet" over a fissile "target", using a system which closely resembles
GAU-8 Avenger (2,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with a projectile weight of about 14.0 oz (395 grams or 6,096 grains) and PGU-13/B High Explosive Incendiary (HEI) rounds, with a projectile weight of
Hitscan (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as “hit instantly” because it instantly hits the target when shot. A projectile weapon which uses unmodified hitscan information to dictate whether or
Kampfpistole (367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weapons or artillery without endangering friendly troops. Available projectiles included: Fallschirm Leuchtpatrone - This was a non-lethal parachute
Steam cannon (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A steam cannon is a cannon that launches a projectile using only heat and water, or using a ready supply of high-pressure steam from a boiler. The first
Panzerfaust (3,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fist-cartridge") weighed 3.2 kg (7.1 lb) and a total length of 98.5 cm (38¾ in); its projectile had a length of 36 cm (14¼ in). The 10 cm (3.9 in) diameter of warhead
Danger Room (2,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
X-Mansion. Its primary purpose is to train the X-Men, initially using traps, projectile firing devices, flamethrowers, and mechanical dangers such as presses
56th Air Defense Artillery Regiment (1,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beams and the winged projectile denote the character of the parent organization (506th Coast Artillery)(AA), while the winged projectile on the black chief
Danger Room (2,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
X-Mansion. Its primary purpose is to train the X-Men, initially using traps, projectile firing devices, flamethrowers, and mechanical dangers such as presses
M39 cannon (1,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its latest use being within the XTR-101 and XTR-102 weapon stations. Projectile weight: 101 g (3.56 oz) Types M56A3 HE-I with a 10.7-gram RDX explosive
Steam cannon (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A steam cannon is a cannon that launches a projectile using only heat and water, or using a ready supply of high-pressure steam from a boiler. The first
56th Air Defense Artillery Regiment (1,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beams and the winged projectile denote the character of the parent organization (506th Coast Artillery)(AA), while the winged projectile on the black chief
Armament of the Iowa-class battleship (7,815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
guns could hit targets nearly 9 statute miles (14 km) away with solid projectiles or proximity fuzed shells, and were effective in an anti-aircraft role
Brinsfield I Site (131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
archaeological site characterized by shell-tempered pottery and triangular projectile points. The site may provide evidence of prehistoric life on the eastern
26th Field Artillery Regiment (United States) (896 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
consisting of a shield blazoned: Gules, in front of a horseshoe Proper, a 75mm projectile Or. Attached below the shield a Red scroll inscribed “COURAGE AND ACTION”
Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
buildings remain from the Air Force period. A 16"/50 caliber Mark 7 gun and a projectile from an Iowa-class battleship have been placed at Battery Winslow, formerly
2A46 125 mm gun (635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
high-explosive fragmentation (HEF) projectiles. The ammunition for the 2A46 gun is in two pieces: the projectile is loaded first, followed by a separate
Shoemaker III Village Site (94 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extreme northern section of Frederick County, Maryland. Pottery fragments, projectile points, and other artifacts found at the site date it to 900–1300. It
Shaped charge (6,614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woodhead in Britain, and Robert Williams Wood in the U.S. – recognized that projectiles could form during explosions. However, it was not until 1932 that Franz
M234 launcher (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ring Airfoil Projectiles. The latter produces a 4 to 5 foot tear gas cloud on impact. The launcher is capable of firing from 4 to 6 projectiles per minute
Outline of Colorado prehistory (2,862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Paleo-Indian division, marked by the use of Clovis points, the first fluted projectile points used in North America. Dent, Dutton the Drake Clovis Cache site
Wurfgranate Patrone 326 (418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
these precautions: Never fire a cartridge with a loose projectile. Never extract the projectile from the cartridge case, since this would cause the safety
Miniman (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and became operational in 1968. The Miniman is delivered with the HEAT projectile pre-loaded launch tube. In appearance, the Miniman is similar to a single
Frenchman Flat (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flat also had the only detonation of an American artillery-fired nuclear projectile in the 1953 Upshot-Knothole Grable test using the M65 Atomic Cannon. Area
W33 (nuclear warhead) (658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
eight-inch (203 mm) M110 howitzer and M115 howitzer. A total of 2,000 W33 projectiles were produced, the first of which was manufactured in 1957. The W33 remained
Garrett Allen Prehistoric Site (121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
revealed a continuous series of layers containing tools, stone flakes and projectile points. This site was placed on the National Register of Historic Places
Nudelman-Rikhter NR-30 (656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
version of the 23 mm NR-23 weapon introduced in 1949. It fired a massive projectile (more than twice the weight of the NR-23's 23 mm shell), requiring a muzzle
Gun (disambiguation) (553 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
A gun is an object that propels a projectile through a hollow tube, primarily as weaponry. Gun or Guns may also refer to: Gun, a former administrative
ShVAK cannon (1,435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that of the rotating band of the projectile. This arrangement allowed the blast and gas to leak around the projectile before it cleared the tube, not only
W48 (781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
retired in 1992. It was known as the M45 AFAP (artillery fired atomic projectile) in US service. The W48 was 6.1 inches (155 mm) in diameter and 33.3 inches
SPG-9 (1,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Soviet Union. It fires fin-stabilised, rocket-assisted HE and HEAT projectiles similar to those fired by the 73 mm 2A28 Grom low pressure gun of the
Gene gun (2,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
particles of a heavy metal with a gene of interest and firing these micro-projectiles into cells using mechanical force, an integration of desired genetic
Isotopes of copernicium (3,842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into "hot" and "cold". In hot fusion reactions, very light, high-energy projectiles are accelerated toward very heavy targets such as actinides, giving rise
Sponge grenade (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
individual. The projectile weighs about 28 grams (1 ounce). It is bullet-shaped, with a foam rubber nose and a high-density, plastic projectile body. If used
23×115mm (442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Su-24). This round still serves in many countries and is widely available. Projectile weight is 175 grams. The round was derived from the 14.5×114mm round by
Krasnopol (weapon system) (1,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
typically operated by a ground-based artillery observer. Krasnopol projectiles are fired mainly from Soviet self-propelled howitzers such as the 2S3
Filipino martial arts (2,683 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Filipino martial arts (FMA) (Filipino: Sining panlaban ng Pilipinas) refer to ancient Malay and newer modified fighting methods devised in the Philippines
Cethlenn (1,443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battle of Magh Tuiredh. During that battle she wounded the Dagda with a projectile weapon. She was also known by the nickname Cethlenn of the Crooked Teeth
23×115mm (442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Su-24). This round still serves in many countries and is widely available. Projectile weight is 175 grams. The round was derived from the 14.5×114mm round by
6-pounder gun (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
6-pounder gun or 6-pdr, usually denotes a 57-millimetre (2.2 in) gun firing a projectile weighing approximately 6 pounds (2.7 kg). Guns of this type include: QF
202nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment (1,145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
crest blazoned: (Shield) Azure, three piles in point Or, overall a winged projectile palewise wings displayed Gules, that portion on the field fimbriated of
Drozd (609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
avoid engaging small arms or other faster projectiles). Its computer determines when to fire a 107 mm projectile. When the incoming round is at 7 m range
Sisyphus Shelter (2,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and projectile points were made from materials such as chalcedony, chert, quartzite, metasediment and sandstone. All but two of the 23 projectile points
Mass driver (3,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Another variation would have a massive facility on a moon or asteroid send projectiles to assist a distant craft. Miniaturized mass drivers can also be used
Sponge grenade (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
individual. The projectile weighs about 28 grams (1 ounce). It is bullet-shaped, with a foam rubber nose and a high-density, plastic projectile body. If used
The Death and Return of Superman (1,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and attacking), or grab and pummel (hold the “down” key and attack), a projectile attack, and an “ultimate” attack that destroys all standard enemies on
Hop-up (airsoft) (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
their range via the Magnus effect. Hop-up devices apply backspin to the projectile reducing the air pressure on its top side. This causes the plastic pellet
Wuwei Bronze Cannon (472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 0.1 kilograms of gunpowder in it when discovered, meaning that the projectile might have been another co-viative. Ben Sinvany and Dang Shoushan believe
Folsom Site (734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years. Instead of extracting the projectile point from the bones, he instead cut around the bones and the embedded projectile point, removing the entire sample
3-pounder gun (99 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
QF 3-pdr is an abbreviation typically referring to a gun which fired a projectile weighing approximately 3 pounds. It may refer to : The Grasshopper cannon :
Battle of the Komandorski Islands (1,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
8-inch projectile fired by Maya. 1059: Salt Lake City was hit by an 8-inch projectile fired by Maya. 1103: Salt Lake City was hit by an 8-inch projectile fired
Squib load (591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and no kick, or just a squib, is a firearm malfunction in which a fired projectile does not have enough force behind it to exit the barrel, and thus becomes
Plasma-powered cannon (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an electrothermal accelerator) is an experimental projectile weapon, which accelerates a projectile by means of a plasma discharge between electrodes
Wonder Woman's bracelets (1,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woman to not only deflect automatic weapon fire, energy blasts and other projectile weaponry, but also to absorb forces from a long fall. "My strength is
Blunt trauma (3,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trauma is contrasted with penetrating trauma, in which an object such as a projectile or knife enters the body, though either can prove fatal. Blunt abdominal
Eldon-Wall Terrace Site (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The site includes numerous hearth sites, with stone chips and tools. A projectile point dates the site to the Middle Archaic period. The site was listed
Ventana Cave (381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burden's pronghorn, tapir, sloth, and other extinct and modern species. A projectile point from the volcanic debris layer was compared to the Folsom Tradition
Isotopes of roentgenium (2,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as "hot" or "cold". In hot fusion reactions, very light, high-energy projectiles are accelerated toward very heavy targets (actinides), giving rise to
Bullet (disambiguation) (642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
A bullet is a projectile propelled by a firearm, sling, or air gun. Bullet may also refer to: Bullet (1976 film), an Indian Hindi language film directed
M67 recoilless rifle (1,977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"fixed" means that the projectile and the cartridge case are crimped together. This ensures correct alignment of the projectile and the cartridge case
Shoot (disambiguation) (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
event wherein a photographer takes photographs Shooting, the firing of projectile weapons Shoot (advertising magazine) Shoot (football magazine) Shoot,
DRDO Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS) (903 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
indigenous content. ATAGS set a world record for the longest unassisted projectile range of 48 kilometres. The Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS)
SNEB (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Etablissements Edgar Brandt) is an unguided air-to-ground 68 mm (2.7 in) rocket projectile (RP) manufactured by the French company TDA Armements, designed for launch
Williams gun (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Others reported that it fired nails, probably on account of the noise the projectile made as it tumbled. Agar gun Confederate Revolving Cannon Gatling gun
197th Field Artillery Regiment (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fleur-de-lis Argent; on a chief Gules fimbriated of the second a winged projectile, wings inverted, of the last. Attached below the shield a Gold scroll
Spaced armour (2,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
penetrating power of bullets and solid shot, as after penetrating each plate projectiles tend to tumble, deflect, deform, or disintegrate; spaced armor that is
Williams gun (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Others reported that it fired nails, probably on account of the noise the projectile made as it tumbled. Agar gun Confederate Revolving Cannon Gatling gun
197th Field Artillery Regiment (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fleur-de-lis Argent; on a chief Gules fimbriated of the second a winged projectile, wings inverted, of the last. Attached below the shield a Gold scroll
History of the firearm (3,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
take full advantage of that power, the shrapnel came to be replaced by projectiles whose size and shape filled the barrel more closely. With this, the three
Bourrelet (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bourrelet is a portion of an elongated artillery projectile which is used in conjunction with the projectile's driving band, or rotating band, to stabilize
Dust Cave (845 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hardaway Side-Notched, and Dalton projectile points were found in these two units. These are all Paleoindian projectile points and date in between 12,650
.577 Tyrannosaur (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contains a .585-inch (14.9 mm) diameter 750-grain (49 g) Monolithic Solid Projectile which when fired moves at 2,460 ft/s (750 m/s) producing 10,180 foot-pounds
Quarrel (98 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
may refer to: an argument a disagreement Crossbow bolt, a crossbow's projectile also known as a quarrel Quarrel (James Bond), a James Bond character Quarrel
Paw Paw Cove Site (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
date of 11,500 to 10,500 BCE have been found. Among the finds are fluted projectile points and flakes created during the manufacture of such points. The site
Hydrostatic shock (5,721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hydrostatic shock is the controversial concept that a penetrating projectile (such as a bullet) can produce a pressure wave that causes "remote neural
Bouncing bomb (5,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at impact and the velocity range within which the projectile impinges, the density of the projectile and that of the target, and the mechanical properties
Isotopes of darmstadtium (3,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into "hot" and "cold". In hot fusion reactions, very light, high-energy projectiles are accelerated toward very heavy targets (actinides), giving rise to
Pakistan Army Artillery Corps (531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army Regiment of Artillery is an arm of Pakistan Army tasked with Muzzle-projectile weapons. Despite its large size, the Regiment of Artillery comprises number
.277 FURY (374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pressure of 80,000 psi (551.6 MPa). The high chamber pressure enables a projectile speed of 3,000 feet per second (914 m/s) from a 16-inch (406 mm) barrel
National Archives Archeological Site (College Park, Maryland) (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
periods. The presence of a small number of other artifacts, including the projectile points, a spokeshave, and utilized flakes, indicates that the site also
Patch box (firearms) (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
or butt of a rifle. Patches were used to wrap a round shot lead ball projectile so that it fit snuggly in the muzzle of the gun creating the necessary
Dual-Purpose Improved Conventional Munition (633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cluster Munitions. Development work for DPICM projectiles began in the late 1950s, with the first projectile, the 105 mm M444 entering service in 1961. Its
Nagant M1895 (2,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the barrel, providing a boost to the muzzle velocity of the fired projectile and allowing the weapon to be suppressed (an unusual ability for a revolver)
Strix mortar round (339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pansarsprängvinggranat m/94 STRIX is a Swedish endphase-guided projectile fired from a 120 mm mortar currently manufactured by Saab Bofors Dynamics. STRIX
Mount Albion complex (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
3050 BC, particularly distinguished by the Mount Albion side-notched projectile. It was called by James Gunnerson, the best known early Archaic culture
Ballistic pendulum (2,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
obsolete by modern chronographs, which allow direct measurement of the projectile velocity. Although the ballistic pendulum is considered obsolete, it remained
Gunfire locator (4,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occurs as a projectile moves through the air at supersonic speed. Note, this does not apply to subsonic ammunition, whose bullet projectiles do not exceed
Isotopes of bohrium (3,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into "hot" and "cold". In hot fusion reactions, very light, high-energy projectiles are accelerated toward very heavy targets (actinides), giving rise to
Vertical and horizontal (2,348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and vertical motions of a projectile moving under gravity are independent of each other. Vertical displacement of a projectile is not affected by the horizontal
Slender salamander (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Their genus name Batracho-seps means "frog-lizard", in reference to their projectile tongues. The lungless salamanders, in addition to having no lungs, have
Fire arrow (2,259 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
9th century onward. Not to be confused with earlier incendiary arrow projectiles, the fire arrow was a gunpowder weapon which receives its name from the
Shooting range (4,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the materials used depend on the velocity and energy levels of the projectiles to be fired in the range. Most modern traps consist of angled hardened
Reactive armour (1,654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
counters explosively forged projectiles, as produced by a shaped charge. The counter-explosion must disrupt the incoming projectile so that its momentum is
Gas-checks in British RML heavy guns (2,626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about 1865. They all had Woolwich rifling and relied on studs on the projectiles for rotation. Gas-checks were first introduced in 1878 or soon after
Isotopes of bohrium (3,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into "hot" and "cold". In hot fusion reactions, very light, high-energy projectiles are accelerated toward very heavy targets (actinides), giving rise to
Outline of Star Trek (3,478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
torpedoes Phased plasma torpedoes Positron torpedoes Isokinetic cannon TR-116 Projectile Rifle Thalaron radiation Metreon cascade Trilithium resin Cobalt diselenide
Monocacy Site (98 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
several eras ranging from Archaic period to the early Woodland period. Projectile points, pottery and soapstone vessels have been found here, with pottery
Psychic Force (2,043 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gauge, they'll be left with the only option to unleash continuous weak projectiles until the Psycho Gauge is charged back up, either through an automatic
GAU-12 Equalizer (1,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Systems. The Nammo 25 mm PGU-47/U APEX (Armor Piercing with Explosive) projectile has been developed for the GAU-22/A. It features a tungsten carbide penetrator
Caseless ammunition (1,555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
eliminates the cartridge case that typically holds the primer, propellant, and projectile together as a unit. Caseless ammunition is an attempt to reduce the weight
Backblast area (190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vehicles behind them. Soft launch methods diminish backblast by ejecting the projectile some distance before its main rocket motor ignites. Backblast can also
Mialoquo (Cherokee town) (1,242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and stemmed projectile points, splintered wedges, various ground stone artifacts, and a drill. Woodland period artifacts include projectile points, drills
12.7×55mm STs-130 (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
7 bullpup battle rifle and RSh-12 revolver. The cartridge can carry a projectile weighing between from 108 grains and 1173 grains. The round can penetrate
Papier-mâché (2,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
proved strong enough to contain the pressure, and push a sub-caliber projectile out of the barrel with a high degree of accuracy. Papier-mâché sabots
Malabar Battery (307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tramway was a single track of 560mm (22 in) and was to transport the 6" projectile munitions to the shell expense stores/magazines in the base of each gun
Loom (3,530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
machines regularly reach 700 picks per minute in normal production. Projectile: Projectile looms utilize an object that is propelled across the shed, usually
Gas gangrene (2,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of non-sterile field surgery and the basic nature of care for severe projectile wounds. Other causes of myonecrosis include envenomation by snakes of
Roman military personal equipment (4,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a siege engine which used an arm to hurl a projectile. The Roman version was called an onager. Projectiles included both arrows and (later) stones. A
Autohaemorrhaging (757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ability to tailor their autohaemorrhaging response. Armoured crickets will projectile autohaemorrhage over longer distances when attacked from the side, compared
Yazaman al-Khadim (744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yazaman or Yazman, surnamed al-Khadim ("the eunuch") (died 23 October 891) was governor of Tarsus for the Abbasids and chief military leader in the Muslim
Roman siege engines (2,911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the job of the libratores, who would also launch missiles and other projectiles (on occasion) during battle (Le Bohec 1994: 52). The engineering corps
Improvised artillery in the Syrian Civil War (1,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cylinder doesn't tumble. The projectile weighs up to about 88 pounds with three quarters of the weight as explosives. The projectile reportedly has a range
Magnetic weapon (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
magnetic weapon is one that uses magnetic fields to accelerate or stop projectiles, or to focus charged particle beams. There are many hypothesised magnetic
Physics in the medieval Islamic world (1,920 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
understand optics. Using projectiles, he observed that objects that hit a target perpendicularly exert much more force than projectiles that hit at an angle
MG 131 machine gun (656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
L'Spur) - 710 m/s, projectile mass 38.5 grams (594 gr), muzzle energy 989 m/kg 13 mm HE-T (Sprgr. L'Spur) - 710 m/s, projectile mass 34 grams (520 gr)
Arend Dickmann (163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Arend Dickmann (1572–1627), more correctly Dijckman, was briefly Admiral of the Polish Navy. He was a Dutchman, born in Delft. He lived in the Polish port
Wax bullet (1,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
velocities. Wax bullets have been in use for over a century, providing a projectile for use in training, indoor shooting, and shooting competitions where
LRAC F1 (1,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the M20A1: the 80mm ACL-APX, a recoilless cannon with a rocket assist projectile, and the 89mm LRAC F1 STRIM rocket launcher. The STRIM design was chosen
Telescoped ammunition (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Telescoped ammunition is an ammunition design in which the projectile is partially or completely enveloped by the propellant. Examples include ammunition
Shooting of Victoria Snelgrove (1,342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rochefort Milien shot Snelgrove with an FN 303 blunt trauma / pepper spray projectile. Snelgrove, who was not acting in an unruly manner, was not Milien's intended