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...
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 )
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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......