rate of fire

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rate of fire

The number of rounds fired per weapon per minute.
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Compare Colt's carbine-length gas system's cyclic rate to the cyclic rate on their mid-length gas system.
30-06 load pushing a 168-grain ELD bullet at a cyclic rate and pressure designed specifically for the Garand.
These cuts reduce forward recoil, increase cyclic rate and lessen muzzle jump.
Of course, such a cyclic rate heats up barrels quickly, so the MG42's barrel can be switched out in seconds.
Its cyclic rate was only 675 rpm, while those of the MG34 and MG42 were 800 rpm and 1,300 rpm, respectively.
The gun's pan drum holds 47 rounds and the cyclic rate is just under 500 rpm.
The cyclic rate of fire for the M240B is 650-950 rounds per minute (RPM).
62x39mm Magazine capacity 30 rounds Cyclic rate of fire 600 rounds per minute ROSSI REVOLVER Calibre .
Arizona-based Dillon Aero has reengineered the Ml34, and restricted cyclic rate to 3000 rd/min, giving outstanding reliability and reduced recoil loads.
Cyclic rate of fire: 700-970 rounds per minute; M203--5-7 rounds per minute.
It is a very controllable pistol on full auto even though its cyclic rate is about 750 rounds per minute.
Taking the example of requiring 100 Hz cyclic rate for speed variation again using the formula T=(I X ?

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