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Old December 18, 2012, 01:05 PM   #1
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50 BMG vs Concrete

Hey guy's made a short video of what a 50 BMG does to concrete, hope you like!

50 BMG vs Concrete
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Old December 25, 2012, 03:31 PM   #2
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Anyone know a good source for API ammunition?
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Old December 25, 2012, 08:33 PM   #3
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Would have liked to seen it with the concrete shot long ways....
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Old December 29, 2012, 05:06 PM   #4
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Thanks for the idea! I was thinking to set up three of them in a row, but maybe 2 laying sideways would be cool. Thanks for the feed back!
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Old December 29, 2012, 05:29 PM   #5
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Cool video. Thanks for posting.
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Old December 29, 2012, 05:45 PM   #6
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You should really do it with reinforced concrete.
With that test you cant tell whether the bullet penetrated the whole thing or if the impact just shattered the whole concrete block.

If you were to hit that concrete block with a sledge hammer it would probably have the same result, but if it were reinforced with steel mesh it would likely crack the concrete but it would still hold together.

That's what comment I'll add seeings how I've worked a fair bit with concrete and know how it reacts under stress.
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