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Thread: Cannon Shock Waves in Ultra Slow Motion

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    Boolit Grand Master 303Guy's Avatar
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    Cannon Shock Waves in Ultra Slow Motion

    Thought you folks might enjoy this. There's a canister shot fired showing the balls in flight plus a few rifled cannon fired. High res slow motion - quite revealing.


    Here is 1865 rifled 7 inch cannon firing.

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    That is so cool thanks for posting. I recon if I saved up I could afford 2 shots a year. Regards Stephen

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    simply awesome!!! thank's.

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    I have to admit I teared up a little watching it. I'm a dork like that. Freedom!
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    Very Very Cool!

    Thanks for sharing!
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    Thanks for posting. Very interesting!
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    The cannon dorks again. Neat photography not the fellows I would shoot with.

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    Makes me want to go watch one of the artillery competitions! Thanks for the post!
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    Very nice! Those big guns make my little cannons appear to be toys (50 cal and a 1").

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