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Old January 11, 2013, 02:50 PM   #1
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Is that the bullet leaving the barrel?

I pulled some still pictures off of a video I'm working on. It looks like I can see the bullet exiting the muzzle, but maybe I'm just seeing the muzzle hole itself. What do you think?

Shot from an ASM .44 cal 1851 Navy replica

http://i.imgur.com/mCWSG.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/GBXnN.jpg
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Old January 11, 2013, 03:32 PM   #2
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Don't know, but that's the coolest pic I've seen in a long time!
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Old January 11, 2013, 03:53 PM   #3
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Must be the bullet as the combustion gases are behind the bullet as it travels down the barrel.
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Old January 11, 2013, 04:07 PM   #4
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I agree with fineremist.
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Old January 11, 2013, 05:46 PM   #5
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Awesome photos Mike! I'm guessing you are right on that . . it is the ball . . . OR . . . . perhaps it is the slug from the cameraman who took this photo of you and what you are seeing is his slug heading for you? By the way, if it is . . . . that cameraman is a crack shot! LOL

Great photos - thanks for sharing!
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Old January 11, 2013, 05:57 PM   #6
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Its either the bullet or the muzzle. If its a time lapse pic its probably the bullet.
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Old January 11, 2013, 06:22 PM   #7
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