gun pattern

gun pattern

The outline of material which is discharged by a gun, as in a shotcrete operation.
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5 inches Feed Colt submachine gun pattern detachable box Weight 6.
The basic gun pattern for a helicopter is shaped like a racetrack.
This new gun utilises a special flow nozzle and air jetted electrode that generate a negative pressure envelope to control the gun pattern.
We worked a 15-degree gun pattern, with mild maneuvering and no more than 5 Gs.
I had the fortune, or misfortune--depending on how you look at it--to miss the gun pattern, CQ and the rest of the T-2 program because of maintenance downings and delays in the pipeline.
My XO assured me he would be sticking to the numbers, since he hadn't flown a gun pattern in a long time.
My insistence to complete the mission and finally get the gun pattern under my belt could have been disastrous had mechanical reversion occurred after my pull to the high-reversal position.
I finally hit guns at the beginning of my second week, and by mid-stage, I was feeling very confident of my progress through the gun pattern.
After finishing the gun pattern, I was coming back to home base in a two-plane formation.
His gun patterns at 60/40 and even if it looks like he spot-shoots the first target, he doesn't.