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Old September 15, 2020, 07:45 PM   #28
mehavey
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Centrifugal force literally "flings" the bullet outward -- some small amount of added velocity.

(by my calculation:
- Average of 0.033 pounds of "fling" force
- on a 150gr bullet
- in a 2-ft barrel
- muzzle rotating upward at 10ft/sec recoil during bullet transit)

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