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Old 20th September 2010, 06:26 PM
Gibbs Gibbs is offline
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I have a theory that the Magnus effect was magnified by the old fashioned pellets with ridged skirts.
The effect would also depend on which way the rifling turns in your gun.(Or does all rifling turn the same way?)
Now pellets are smooth, I think the effect is lost.
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