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What I was thinking is that you could use a very powerful gun and some very dense material to make a black hole projectile. All you would need is a bullet in the shape of an elongated sphere with some extremely dense material inside. What would happen, is that the bullet would be fired at such a speed that it lorentz-contracts into its Schwarzchild radius and becomes a very micro black hole. Is this idea plausible? I am quite sure that you cannot move a black hole but can it maintain original momentum? What it is I am struggling with is trying to find the perfect ratio of speed (and lorentz factor) to mass (and lifetime).

Useful formula:

[tex]\gamma \equiv \frac{1}{\sqrt{1 - v^2/c^2}}[/tex]

Lifetime = 10^{-28}M^{3}

Where M is mass ingrams.

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# Using a black hole as a weapon

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