For You Railgun Fans

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by thingmaker3, Mar 29, 2008.

  1. thingmaker3

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  2. beenthere

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    Eight megajoules sounds like a lot. Sometime, I'll have to work out what it took to accelerate a 2700 pound 16" AP round to something like 2600 fps. Converting to MKS will take a minute or two.

    That seems to come to 96 megajoules for the 16" shell.
     
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