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sabot

Austral a small sailing boat with a shortened bow

sabot

[sa′bō]
(ordnance)
Lightweight carrier in which a subcaliber projectile is centered to permit firing the projectile in the larger-caliber weapon; the sabot diameter fills the bore of the weapon from which the projectile is fired.
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If you are reloading slugs or sabots the process is virtually the same.
You don't want the wad to drop its payload at the muzzle and have the heavy plastic sabot unit run through the shot cloud, thereby tearing it up from the core out to the pattern fringe.
The drop was attributed in court to the "concentrated efforts" in bringing the sabot proceedings and the introduction of other effective methods to combat youth disorder.
As the sabot and chicken exit the launch tube, a tapered and threaded section strips the sabot away, permitting the bird to continue in flight to the target.
A sabot is a lightweight carrier in which a subcaliber projectile is centered to permit firing the projectile in the larger caliber weapon.
Sabot refused to say who owns the Silver Street site.
Dans son statut quotidien appele [beaucoup moins que]Cafe matinal[beaucoup plus grand que], Hatem Labiar a ecrit que [beaucoup moins que]Le depute Mustapha Ben Ahmed, du bloc Al Horra de Mohsen Marzouk, a traite les agents municipaux de Sidi Bou de tous les noms car ils ont ose mettre un sabot a sa voiture garee en double file.
In 1833, a refinement of the arrangement, devised by Lieutenant-Colonel Poncharra of the artillery, called for a recessed, patched wooden sabot, which was loaded on top of the powder chamber; the ball then expanded against the sabot to reduce deformation and thus improved accuracy.
Kasi ako, I was thinking na sabot kami ng May kasi nga walang session ng April so gusto na naming isiksik para matapos ng March," he said at a weekly forum in the Senate.
Ce nouveau systeme n'exclut pas le retour a la pose du sabot pour immobilier un vehicule en cas de recidive en matiere de violation des regles de stationnement payant.
Bistro Sabot Go for globe-trotting street-food classics like ceviche that would make a Peruvian homesick, delicious sopes-style pupusas by way of El Salvador, and posole, the Mexican comfort stew.
And, if you question a slug's "killing power," just note this: the retained energy of one of Remingtone current 12-gauge Premier Copper Solid one-ounce sabot slugs at 100 yards is 1,364 ft/lbs.