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The Army then returned to John Browning for the actual gun. Concrete blocks present a significant challenge to small arms projectile. There is a need in world militaries for vehicles that can protect against explosive fragmentation and small arms cartridges, but still use tires for cost effectiveness and fuel efficiency. M2 ball just got stuck. Anonymous Guest Mar 31,
The Browning Machine Gun is a cartridge developed for the Browning caliber machine .. If it is necessary to breach barriers, a BMG round will penetrate most commercial brick walls and concrete cinder blocks. The BMG round. A 50 BMG cartridge is a scaled-up Springfield cartridge and has happen to have thick armor plating) and for penetration through common urban cover.
Originally Posted by deltat. An absolutely fantastic cartridge, the Mk.
The round is a scaled-up version of the. Within the United Kingdom, it is legal to own a. With decisive force and without the need for the manpower and expense of mortar or rocket crews, forces can engage the opposition at distances far beyond the range of small arms fire…. The advantages are obvious when you consider that many of the same targets for rocket and mortar fire can be neutralized with M33 ball, API M8 or Multipurpose ammunition. Archived from the original PDF on July 19, The Violence Policy Center is a national tax-exempt educational organization working for a safer America through research, investigation, analysis, and advocacy. Another test was 2" of layered sheetmetal.
Results 1 50 bmg penetration 10 of Thread Tools Show Printable Version. Did not want to derail the concrete thread. I used to have fun shooting through stuff back when I had my 50's. I found a 2. Put a few rounds of API into it.