clay plug

clay plug

[¦klā ¦pləg]
(geology)
Sediment, with a great deal of organic muck, deposited in a cutoff river meander.
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The projectile consisted of a 525-grain lead bullet, whose hollow point was filled with a wooden plug while a clay plug in the hollow base insured expansion to grip the rifling.
where [DELTA][C.sub.0] is the initial concentration difference between the two reservoirs; [DELTA]C is the concentration difference at time t; [beta] is A/d (1/[V.sub.a] + 1/[V.sub.i]), where [V.sub.a] and [V.sub.i] are the volumes of the reservoirs; A is the cross-sectional area of the clay plug, and d is the thickness of the clay plug.
The projectile consisted of a 480-grain lead bullet, whose hollow point was filled with a clay plug. A 73-grain charge of blackpowder propelled the assembly to 1250 fps.
Its 480-grain hollow based bullet had a hollow point that was filled with a wooden plug, while a clay plug in the hollow base assured that the bullet expanded upon firing to engage the rifling.
Its 480-grain hollow-based bullet had a hollow point that was filled with a wooden plug, while a clay plug in the hollow base assured that the bullet expanded upon firing to engage the rifling.
I had a hollow-based .455" bullet filled with a clay plug; the Mark.
Its 480-grain hollow-based bullet had a hollow point that was filled with a wooden plug while a clay plug in the hollow base assured that the bullet expanded upon firing to engage the rifling.
There were three versions of the cartridge: The Mark I had a hollow based .455 bullet filled with a clay plug; the Mark.
Its 525-grain hollow based bullet had a hollow point that was filled with a wooden plug, while a clay plug in the hollow base assured that the bullet expanded upon firing to engage the rifling.
Its 525-grain hollow-based bullet had a hollow point which was filled with a wooden plug while a clay plug in the hollow base assured that the bullet expanded upon firing to engage the rifling.
(I had to pull them out a couple of times during the process to dig out the clay plugs.)