the claymore fires steel balls, out to about 100 m 110 yd within a 60 arc in front of the device. it is used primarily in ambushes and as an anti-infiltration device against enemy infantry. it is also used against unarmored vehicles . many countries have developed and used mines like the claymore.
major cecil vandepeer clarke mc 1897–1961 . this screwed into a tree but was also equipped with a 0.3 inches 7.6 mm steel plate that served as a gun shield. this version had a maximum range of 150 yards 140 m and could engage moving targets at up to 100 yards 90 m . another variant was the ground spigot gun. the weapon was equipped with a small visored plate measuring about 2 square .
a 5 tonne steel land clearing 'high ball' was constructed from 19 mm 0.75 in mild steel plate in 1953 by hume steel pty. ltd. in 1956 it was employed in heytesbury forest for all timber clearing operations on the 50,000 hectares 120,000 acres project until completion in 1971. in operation the ball was pulled by two 180-kilowatt 240 hp .
a 5 tonne steel land clearing 'high ball' was constructed from 19 mm 0.75 in mild steel plate in 1953 by hume steel pty. ltd. in 1956 it was employed in heytesbury forest for all timber clearing operations on the 50,000 hectares 120,000 acres project until completion in 1971.
the first clash in rugby union between australia and new zealand took place in a test match on 15 august 1903 in sydney, new south wales. on that occasion, new zealand won 22-3. since 1931, the overall winner of the annual test matches between one and four games in any given year between the all blacks and the wallabies takes possession of .
the ly-60 missile consists of 4 major modules in the following order: homing, warhead, control and engine. the homing module consists of the cowling for antenna, homing system, fuse and power supply. the warhead consist of the 33 kg warhead with prefabricated shell fragments in the form of steel balls, arming circuit and safety. the control .
the original ball bullets made in 1942 had gilding-metal-clad jackets and the later alternate ball versions made from 1943 to 1944 had gilding-metal-coated-steel gmcs jackets. the chinese numbers 七 qi , or '7' over 九 jiǔ , or '9' at the 9 o'clock position represent the bullet's caliber 7.9mmm .
the building is supported by 267 columns, each of which rests on a steel ball with a diameter of 5 feet 1.5 m . the ball sits in a concave foundation. if an earthquake occurs, the ground can move up to 20 inches 0.51 m in any direction, as the columns roll on their bases.
the rockwell scale is a hardness scale based on indentation hardness of a material. . 60 kgf: 120 diamond spheroconical . the 15t scale employs a 15-kgf load on a 1 ⁄ 16-inch-diameter 1.588 mm hardened steel ball, and can be used on sheet metal.
bazooka /bəˈzuːkə/ is the common name for a man-portable recoilless anti-tank rocket launcher weapon, widely deployed by the united states army.also referred to as the 'stovepipe', the innovative bazooka was among the first generation of rocket-propelled anti-tank weapons used in infantry combat. featuring a solid-propellant rocket for propulsion, it allowed for high-explosive anti-tank .
ss109/m855 nato ball can penetrate up to 3 mm 0.12 in of steel at 600 meters. according to nammo, a finnish-norwegian ammunition producer, the 5.56×45mm nato m995 armour piercing cartridge can penetrate up to 12 mm 0.47 in of rha steel at 100 meters.
the ly-60 missile consists of 4 major modules in the following order: homing, warhead, control and engine. the homing module consists of the cowling for antenna, homing system, fuse and power supply. the warhead consist of the 33 kg warhead with prefabricated shell fragments in the form of steel balls, arming circuit and safety.
the l118 light gun is a 105 mm towed howitzer. it was originally produced for the british army in the 1970s and has been widely exported since, including to the united states, where a modified version is known as the ' m119 howitzer '. 1.1 development. 1.2 in british service. 2.2 subsequent enhancements. 3.3 other variants. 4.1 current operators.
during world war ii the western cartridge company made 7.92mm mauser ammunition for the chinese nationalists. the original ball bullets made in 1942 had gilding-metal-clad jackets and the later alternate ball versions made from 1943 to 1944 had gilding-metal-coated-steel gmcs jackets.
a yard globe, also known as a garden globe, gazing ball, lawn ball, garden ball, gazing globe, mirror ball, chrome ball, or orb, is a mirrored sphere typically displayed atop a conical ceramic or wrought iron stand, and sometimes the grass, as a lawn ornament.sizes ranges from 1 in 25 mm up to 10 m 33 ft in diameter, with the most popular gazing ball being 12 in 300 mm .
m2 economics , a measure of the money supply. m2 mazda , a marketing approach by mazda. m2 railcar , a metro-north railroad railcar. m2 group, an australian seller of telecommunications services, power, gas, and insurance products. m-2 visa, a type of united states visa for the dependents of an individual with an m-1 visa.
large balls are used at the inlet, to crush clinker nodules which can be over 25 mm in diameter . ball diameter here is in the range 60–80 mm. in a two-chamber mill, the media in the second chamber are typically in the range 15–40 mm, although media down to 5 mm are sometimes encountered. as a general rule, the size of media has to match .
a ball valve is a form of quarter-turn valve which uses a hollow, perforated and pivoting ball to control flow through it. it is open when the ball's hole is in line with the flow and closed when it is pivoted 90-degrees by the valve handle. the handle lies flat in alignment with the flow when open, and is perpendicular to it when closed, making for easy visual confirmation of the valve's status.
the 8×50mmr lebel 8mm lebel designated as the 8 × 51 r lebel by the c.i.p. rifle cartridge was the first smokeless powder cartridge to be made and adopted by any country. it was introduced by france in 1886. formed by necking down the 11×59mmr gras black powder cartridge, the smokeless 8mm lebel cartridge started a revolution in military rifle ammunition.
a shotgun shell is a self-contained cartridge often loaded with multiple metallic 'shot', which are small, generally spherical projectiles.the shells consist of a paper or plastic tube mounted on a brass base holding a primer. the shot is typically contained in a small container inside the shell casing. shot has traditionally been made of lead, but steel, tungsten or bismuth is frequently used .
the m40 recoilless rifle is a lightweight, portable, crew-served 105 mm recoilless rifle made in the united states.intended primarily as an anti-tank weapon, it could also be employed in an antipersonnel role with the use of an antipersonnel-tracer flechette round.the bore was commonly described as being 106 mm caliber but is in fact 105 mm; the 106 mm designation was intended to prevent .