steel-jacket

steel-jacket

[′stēl ′jak·ət]
(ordnance)
In small-arms ammunition nomenclature, indicating that the bullet has a steel shell and core.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in classic literature ?
I cried to Delcarte not to fire until we reached his side, for I was fearful lest our small caliber, steel-jacketed bullets should, far from killing the beast, tend merely to enrage it still further.
Before landing, I had the men substitute soft bullets for the steel-jacketed projectiles with which their belts and magazines were filled.
Tudor was notching his steel-jacketed bullets, or cutting them blunt, so that they would spread on striking--in short, he was making them into the vicious dum-dum prohibited in modern warfare.
Xu, "Behaviour of steel-jacket retrofitted RC columns with preload effects," Thin-Walled Structures, vol.
Graham Kennedy, chief technical officer at OGN, said it would build the prototype steel-jacket later this year, looking for production work to start full-time in 2014.
Last night Graham Kennedy, chief technical officer at OGN, said it would build the prototype steel-jacket later this year, looking for production work to start full-time in 2014.
The bull had been stopped with a spine shot just over the tail, but those steel-jacket solids would not penetrate even from the heaviest modern double rifle.
Frictional effects in structural behavior of no-end-connected steel-jacketed RC columns: experimental results and new approaches to model numerical and analytical response, Journal of Structural Engineering 143(8): 4017070.
Seible, "Analytical model for steel-jacketed RC circular bridge columns," Journal of Structural Engineering, vol.