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Alan Alford's build

2250b Tube for later move to bulk CO2.
12" .22 Caliber Barrel from Doomsday Backpacker
Brian & Assoc. Alluminum Breech with 2 barrel screws
Original site rear
Pin site on Custom Mt. Airguns Muzzle Break
2x1 Centerpoint Scope with UTG dovetail adapters
Mountain Airguns Custom Bolt and Handle
Mountain Airguns Custom Power Adapter and spring guide
B&A Boss Valve for extra Power

Built mainly for fun and to shoot at local Field Trial Pistol Match.

It currently it shoots a 14.3 Crosman Hunting Pellet at about 530 fps in a 72 degree room for 8.92 FPE.



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Re: That's not true, Curt. The energy of recoil partitions according...

June 16 2012 at 4:38 PM
Curt  (Login curt44319)
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Response to That's not true, Curt. The energy of recoil partitions according...

Definitions......
It's true IF you consider the spring expansion pushing the piston does, in fact, recoil against the guns total mass. Half the spring energy does go there. ( which may be forward )
I fear we might quibble over semantics ?
( which does not mean we should not strive to obtain correct definitions of the words, and how we apply them. To that end, I will always welcome correction )
(( for the benefit of the not subscribed casual reader, if nothing else ))

Now, if a way can be found to recover such things as spring recoil, and redirect it so that it ultimately aids pushing the pellet......


 
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