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Posted: 5/10/2003 3:47:09 AM EST
[img]http://www.remington.com/images/kilngn.jpg[/img] [url]http://www.remington.com/ammo/industrial/ind_guns.htm[/url]
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 4:03:49 AM EST
[Last Edit: 5/10/2003 4:05:07 AM EST by gman552]
Pretty cool, I imagine it uses some type of shotgun ammo? A .50 BMG round might be too much [:D] I'm not sure I like the "fire-on-closing" version - "Here, Jim, lemme show you how to load this bad boy." BLAM! "S**T!" Just my opinion.
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 4:12:04 AM EST
That thing has a silencer on it. I wonder how BATF views that? Think Joe's Kiln Company needs a tax stamp?
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 4:27:01 AM EST
[Last Edit: 5/10/2003 4:28:03 AM EST by Johnphin]
What's it for? Edit: Never mind, I just read the page...
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 4:32:07 AM EST
I used to have an old Chevy that we swapped engines in, but the linkages didn't match exactly. We either had to get a drill bit that was 3 feet long to punch through the firewall into the cab, (or use a .223). We opted for the immediate remedy! (does that count as "industrial")
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 5:40:35 AM EST
I have heard of power plants using those to blast slag off of boilers. I think they were 8 gauge.
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 6:18:40 AM EST
A long time ago I bought a case of shells for one of those kiln guns. Unfortunately we didn't fire them in a gun per se, but in a tube stuck in the ground. We used them as an energy source for seismic work while mapping an underground rock formation.
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 7:55:28 PM EST
Originally Posted By D348: I have heard of power plants using those to blast slag off of boilers. I think they were 8 gauge.
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Yup! 8 Ga slugs and shot. Federal geared up for them at one time, but we just took a cutting torch to the loader.
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 9:40:28 PM EST
Link Posted: 5/10/2003 9:52:48 PM EST
Originally Posted By FedGunner:
Originally Posted By D348: I have heard of power plants using those to blast slag off of boilers. I think they were 8 gauge.
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Yup! 8 Ga slugs and shot. Federal geared up for them at one time, but we just took a cutting torch to the loader.
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Yup. They blast slag off boilers in the power house where my dad works. A helluva gun. TS
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