rapid fire


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rapid fire

[′rap·əd ′fīr]
(ordnance)
Rate of firing small arms or automatic weapons, faster than slow fire, but slower than quick fire.
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New Delhi [India], Mar 08 ( ANI ): The Indian teenage brigade, competing at the ongoing International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup, continued to impress as 15-year old Anish Bhanwala stood third after the first qualifying round of the Men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol.
has won three medals in Rapid Fire, all gold: William McMillan (1960), Henry Bailey (1924) and Alfred Lane (1912).
A special effects team of six controlled the fire ignition and we worked alongside the firefighters from Rapid Fire Cover.
NYSE MKT: MGT) said Apple iTunes App Store has approved the release of MGT's DraftDay Rapid Fire mobile app.
Rapid Fire Marketing will convert the acquired company into its main marketing and PR arm over the next days, the buyer said in a press release.
But I chose to compete in the rapid fire this time as this was one of the events I have never competed in and I really want to do something in this particular event, " he added.
M240: Change the barrel every 10 minutes during sustained fire (100 rounds per minute) and every two minutes during rapid fire (200 rounds per minute).
The rivet supplied with the Rapid Fire compliance parts set is 4mm in diameter and the holes must be opened up to that size if you choose to use it.
It is a rapid fire weapon that can target not only vessels but also helicopters and incoming antiship missiles.
We dropped, man,'' said sophomore Sergio Perez, 15, saying the rapid fire of shots brought the practice to an abrupt end.
Sanderson took the Gold Medal and World Military Championship in the Men's Military Rapid Fire Pistol match.
The debut historical novel of author Jerry Borrowman, 'Till The Boys Come Home recreates what war was like in the battlelines of the ground and the combats of the sky during the first war to bring such horrors as poison gas, machines guns, tanks, and rapid fire artillery to bear.

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