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smooth bore

[′smüth′bȯr]
(ordnance)
A bore that is smooth and without rifling, for example, in shotguns and mortars.
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Smooth Bore: Smooth Bore is a multi-purpose, one-sack HDD system.
445 calibre service revolver with a smooth bore, a prohibited weapon, and possessing the semi-automatic air rifle within five years of his release from a previous prison sentence.
Featuring a smooth bore, the collars come in sizes from 1/4" to 10" I.
It can be provided on convoluted and smooth bore hoses with polypropylene braid, stainless steel braids, or stainless steel braid with a platinum cured silicon cover.
A smooth bore (no detent) will provide 1000 mating cycles with no degradation.
Smaller than the smooth bore barrel, they would be held stable as they were shot along the tube with sleeve-like pieces of shaped padding called slip-sabots.
Flexible shafts, brushes, cleaning tools and accessories are available for removing both soft and hard depoits from smooth bore as well as internally enhanced tubes/pipes 1/4"-1" 1.
We were up against Asia's finest guerilla fighters, mountain warriors whose long-barrelled rifles, their jezails, were far more effective than the British smooth bore muskets.
Our special Smooth Bore tubing offers protection for delicate fiber optics insuring minimal damage during assembly.