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Old 24th September 2015, 12:18 PM
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Originally Posted by C.Eaton View Post
Only problem is that from an upsetting a chrono point of view, the pellet would have to be travelling at least 1126fps in order to go supersonic.
Interesting to see just how far the sonic waves travel out from plane, no wonder they break windows on the ground...
Pressure waves dont just occur at supersonic speeds... they are what creates the noise of what you hear when a rifle fires a shot... so when they go faster than the pellet, that's when problems occur, because the pellet's position is distorted by the wave traveling near it.
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