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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 4/5/2006 11:40:42 AM EST
Does the twist rate of a barrel get faster as the rate goes up or down?
EX. Is a 1/7 faster than a 1/12?
Thanks
Link Posted: 4/5/2006 11:43:36 AM EST
Link Posted: 4/5/2006 11:59:10 AM EST
1/7, 1 complete twist per 7 inches, much faster than 1 in 12 inches.
Link Posted: 4/5/2006 12:01:34 PM EST

Originally Posted By rifleman2000:
1/7, 1 complete twist per 7 inches, much faster than 1 in 12 inches.




Thats what i thought, thanks

Link Posted: 4/5/2006 12:04:32 PM EST
[Last Edit: 4/5/2006 12:05:04 PM EST by Parabellium]
i beleve a 1-7 twist means the bullet makes one full turn in 7 inches, so a 1-12 would be one full turn in 12 inches

eta: rifle beat me to it
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