Reduction ratio affecting projectile speed

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Postby FLONE » Tue Nov 28, 2006 12:49 pm

Opinions please. Large affect or small affect?
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Postby Los Frijoles » Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:15 pm

Please explain what reduction ratio you are talking about.

Reduction of overall gun size? Reduction of chamber size? Reduction of barrel size?
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Postby sgort87 » Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:18 pm

NO DAMMIT! Go read the forums. These things have been thoroughly explained dozens of times. Just go look for yourself.
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Postby FLONE » Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:20 pm

Specifically the reduction from chamber to barrel. With same cubic inch chambers and same barrel dimensions would the higher ratio 4" chamber generate faster projectile speeds than a lower ratio 3" chamber?
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Postby FLONE » Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:29 pm

Thank you for the reminder and seriously do appreciate the plain talk. Guess I'm kinda slow on the uptake.

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Postby sgort87 » Tue Nov 28, 2006 2:19 pm

You are not making any sense. You were asking about chambers with the same volume then you continue by saying that they have different ratios. To make sure you know what's going on, this ratio of which you are speaking is measured in volume, not length.
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Postby Mr.Plow » Tue Nov 28, 2006 2:20 pm

This really is worn out... flone please do some reading around the forums.

After you go over the ideal ratio, you'll not see drastic improvements.
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Postby Freefall » Tue Nov 28, 2006 3:51 pm

Addendum:

See continued discussion here:
http://localhost/forums/viewtopic.php?t=15137
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