full metal jacket

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Noun1.full metal jacket - a lead bullet that is covered with a jacket of a harder metal (usually copper)
bullet, slug - a projectile that is fired from a gun
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Kubrick lived in Britain for more than 40 years, where he also worked creating his sets - a hotel in the Colorado Rockies for "The Shining", a space station for "2001: A Space Odyssey" or battlefields in Vietnam for war film "Full Metal Jacket".
I had the opportunity to test the 55-grain full metal jacket in both .223 and 5.56, and it proved decently accurate.
The Kansas native was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his performance in Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket, in which he immortalised lines such as: "What is your major malfunction?" Ermey's manager Bill Rogin said: "He will be greatly missed by all of us.
The Kansas native was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for "Full Metal Jacket," in which he immortalized lines such as: "What is your major malfunction?"
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The American-born filmmaker, who directed iconic films such as "The Shining," "Full Metal Jacket," "A Clockwork Orange," and "2001: A Space Odyssey," preferred Childwickbury Manor, an 18th-century manor house in Hertfordshire, England, to living in Hollywood.
MICHAEL Herr, the author and Oscar-nominated screenwriter who documented the Vietnam War through his classic non-fiction novel Dispatches and films such as Apocalypse Now and Full Metal Jacket, has died, aged 76.
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While at the Aguila plant, I had a chance to test all of its 9mm offerings: 115-grain full metal jacket, 124-grain full metal jacket and 117-grain jacketed hollowpoint rounds.
When Mansha was arrested and his home searched a full metal jacket 9mm bullet was found in a trinket box.
Best known for: Full Metal Jacket and Memphis Belle.