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Spencer repeating Rifle
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The main objective of the study undertaken is to be able to describe and present the significance and use of one of the most historical rifles during the periods of war, the Spencer repeating… Although it had been used earlier, the rifle had only been issued for use in 1863 (Smithsonian Institution). The Spencer rifle can be considered as the main repeating…
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National Rifle Association
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The National Riffle Association (NRA) is a nationwide recognized non profit organization that works to continuously spread and implement the idea of responsible gun handling ever since the 19th century. Since establishment in 1871, the organization's prime goal when it became a charter was to "promote and encourage rifle shooting on a scientific basis," as stated by one its founders Col.…
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The C7 (5.56 mm rifle)
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Introduction The longer range 5.56mm calibre C7 rifle, commonly known as Colt Canada C7, is a standard Canadian Forces infantry weapon produced by the Colt Canada (formerly Diemaco) in mid 1980s adapted from the U.S M16A1E1 rifle developed by the Colt Firearms. … Its is equipped with direct gas system, full length hammer forged barrel, and rotating bolt…
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How Rifle Technology Changed the Civil War
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Rifle technology was the most important one that changed the civil war. The use of rifle musket changed the way war was conducted during the mid 19 century. Before the coming of rifle muskets, the Napoleonic… During the civil war, union forces used Gatling’s weapons on a limited basis (Shane Mountjoy). Its increased lethality and range undermined Napoleonic…
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National Rifle Association NonProfit Organization Research Paper
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The National Riffle Association is a well-known organization worldwide that actually involved the continuous implication of the idea of responsible gun handling ever since the 19th century. It was the year 1871 when NRA helped the entire human society back then to realize what firearms are capable of doing and how they should be well handled by people who owns them.…
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Why it is important to support the National Rifle Association
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Ladies and gentlemen, I stand before you today as a freedom loving citizen of this country who fears the continued threat to our Second Amendment Right to bear arms has once again reared its ugly head. This year being an election season, we once again have politician bickering… These groups constantly portray our organization as one that seeks to return this…
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Assess the power of the National Rifle Association in U.S. politics
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A number of people in the society agree that they should have the right to possess arms with themselves for their own security and safety while a similar percentage, which is more or less pretty much the same saying in positive, totally disagree with this notion. The latter… This would provide both the parties an opportunity to express their minds as well as…
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Guns dont kill people. People kill people: unofficial slogan of the National Rifle Association. With particular reference to Barings Bank and MGRM, argue whether derivatives by themselves are dangerous, or it is traders and risk managers that ar
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Engaging in derivatives can be highly rewarding if effective risk measures are taken, but they may also pose serious problems to its traders if they effective risk management strategies are not taken into consideration. The collapse of two companies – Barings Bank and MG… In the case of Barings Bank, the manager used options but did not use the right risk…
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The governing body for the sport of rifle shooting has a rule to the effect that the target must be of prescribed dimensions ad must be acquired from an approved source
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Undoubtedly, the performance in any sports whether it be accuracy sports or style sports is measured according to certain standards agreed upon by sports bodies and agencies, and sometimes by governments. In “sports that require an accurate aim, such as archery and rifle… g body for the sport of rifle shooting has a rule to the effect that the target must be…
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Winchester Model 1873 carbine .44cal
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The caliber that could be so enjoyable for any person is to have a Winchester Rifle model 1873 carbine .44 caliber. Metals and woods are the basic materials that this caliber is made of. The… The present paper will describe the features of the Winchester Rifle model 1873 carbine .44 caliber. It will refresh and rediscover how such rifle model had been…
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Choose a subject from The Last of the Mohicans to use as the topic for a definition essay. Some ideas to define include: one of the Indian tribes mentioned; one of the forts; the French and Indian War; one of the weapons used in the novel, etc
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The introduction of certain elements in his most famous novel, The Last of the Mohicans, points to this very interest. This paper shall seek to analyse the… In the context of changing relations when Cooper wrote his novel, respect for Indian elements in the novel becomes a progressive move. This can be seen in the condemnation of religious conversions and the…
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Would the Diemaco C8 be a true consideration as a firearm within the application of modern policing in the UK
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Over the years the weapons used by the UK police have improved and now the Diemaco c8 is being considered as an important weaponry option. The Diemaco c8 carbine also… In this paper we will study the Diemaco C8 carbine rifle in detail, understanding its accuracy, range, efficiency and usability as a powerful firearm, while also comparing it with the firearms…
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The evolution of semiautomatic rifles
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While there is some anecdotal evidence that the semiautomatic rifle existed as early as 1664, the first documented evidence of a semiautomatic rifle was in the 1880s. Henry Maxim, and American, created a precursor to the semiautomatic rifles that was known as the… After 1885, smokeless powder and a cupro-nickel jacketed bullet ushered the SR into a new era.…
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Short Story Literary Analysis Paper (thesis)
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Wolff uses a number of literary devices to tell his story and pass his messages about racism. Tobias Wolff used symbolism to express his views on racism. The body paragraph… Jack feels “powerless whenever he has to protect his mother from unhappiness, poverty and violence” (Wolff 1). With the rifle, he feels powerful and authoritative. The dying salmon are…
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HISTORY - choose 1 of the questions to answer
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One of the noteworthy evolutions of warfare during that time was in the area of technology, particularly the fielding of the rifles as well as use of the Minie ball.… It also fired a round lead ball. The efficient range of the smoothbore musket was only 200 yards (Adams 1). The Mississippi Rifle, on the other hand, which fielded simply to an extremely limited…
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Lab work for an 8 week semester
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Name: Professor: Course: Date: Lab 3 report for Newton’s Laws of motion First Law a) While accelerating a container that is filled with water on top of a table, the water inside the container moves at the same rate of acceleration. The water inside the container has turbulence that is caused by the acceleration.… This is inertia because the sudden change of…
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Student Analysis
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Kristof’s “For Environmental Balance, Pick Up a Rifle”, Betsy Swinton agrees that the author involves in an engaging form of writing. At the early stage, precisely in paragraph 1, she announces her stand on the issue; that she does not know… I do not blame her nativity though, neither her ignorance. However, responding to a topic one has no adequate knowledge…
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Does the Second Admendment need alteration
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The second amendment, a law enacted by our forefathers, seeks to assure families of their security. A more secure nation is, in my opinion, more civilized as a nation. This amendment grants Americans the right to bear… In spite of their effectiveness, these documents have numerous flaws. The second amendment and its ensuing argument, is an example of a flaw,…
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Book Review about the book First Shot by Walter Sorrells
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“First shot” by Walter Sorrells is a story that depicts a murder mystery as the main character, David Crandall seeks to unfold the truth behind the main constrain that he is facing. Two years before the incidences, he had lost his mother and had spent time living with his… The book tells of David’s attempt to prove the true murderer of his mother who had been…
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Criminal law problem question
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However, the stone Archie catapulted misses the bird and accidentally land onto the windscreen of a passing bus which as a result veers off the road and clash into a garage. Subsequently, the crash triggers a chain of events… 1Simple criminal damage finds a person guilty of criminal damage if they recklessly destroy or damage property belonging to another…
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Production Of A Klashnikov
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One of the production method used in producing most of the riffle part is through KB-P-580, which serves to be more reliable than most of the other production method and way more better handling characteristics, this method was used in 1948 in Izhevsk factory. Its magazines… The stock of the rifle in it is production is simply made out of wood, which is a…
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The Banishment of Civilian Ownership of Assault Rifles
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While it is the constitutional right of all Americans to own a gun for the purposes of self-protection, the ownership of assault rifles has to be outlawed. This is because of the fact that many of the occurrences where assault rifles have previously been used have not been in… The assault rifles tend to be used in wars and they are said to be responsible for…
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Editing of Video and Sound in the Movie
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The current paper "Editing of Video and Sound in the Movie" is primarily purposed to tell about the process of editing video and sound in the movie, including all the amendments. It also includes the detailed description of the scene that is time-stamped.… Video● There are a total of about 30 shots for the 310-second clip, which yields an average shot length…
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Art me&mrs andrews the artist is Gainsborough
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and Mrs. Andrews. It was painted by Thomas Gainsborough, an English painter born in 1727 (Mr and Mrs Andrews, n.d). He was twenty three years old when he drew this painting. It is an oil painting done on canvas. It measures about half a meter in width… Next to the man is a dog. The couple is posing next to a wheat farm. The skies are gray and the picture is…
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Battle tactics of the U.S. Civil war
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The American Civil War continued from 1861 to 1865 and was one of the bloodiest wars of those times for both the fronts fighting in the war. It destroyed homes and families and people lost the sanctity of their minds. The American Civil War caused terrible slaughter on the people, which was mainly due to the use of inappropriate and old-fashioned battle tactics while using newly improved ammunitions and weapons.…
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