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How do you make your own rail-gun?

  1. Oct 18, 2004 #1


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    How do you make your own rail-gun? I'm guessing there's several types, are there?​
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  3. Oct 18, 2004 #2
    I think you quake too much :biggrin:
  4. Oct 18, 2004 #3


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    A rail gun works by magnetic propulsion. A solenoid works on the same principle. Building one, uh......
  5. Oct 21, 2004 #4


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  6. Nov 20, 2004 #5

    The more complex (real) rail gun. As built by sam burrows.

    Also a great site in general, check out the cannons sections (oh mamma!)

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