had been improved by altering the proportions of its components and forming it into tubes to enable it to burn more efficiently.
And the potent raw bomb materials, including cordite
and sulphur, caused lasting yellowing of the skin and hair.
Luckily, there's a choice for all of us, unless for some reason you want to load Cordite
in your wildcat 6.
Chapter 4 charts the demise of gunpowder following the adoption of cordite
as the main propellant for the British services in the 1890s.
My suggestion would be for one called "The Spirit Of The Blitz" that is sold in beautiful handcrafted bottles shaped like the Queen Mum's head and is made up of whelk oil, cordite
and rubble dust.
But despite all the pre-season hype which keeps trigger-happy, grouse- shooting enthusiasts counting down the days since their last whiff of cordite
, this August 12 is unlikely to go off with too big a bang - there simply aren't enough birds to go round.
Those were a couple of smoking guns, but once again Attorney General Janet Reno doesn't seem able to recognize the odor of cordite
In a recent interview published in the new Sydney-based poetry tabloid Cordite
, John Kinsella discussed his interest in hybridizing, a term he defines as "picking out the eyes of the best and creating some sort of new form that apparently shows us something new.
The gun-house crew perished instantly; one, as he died, involuntarily switched on the loading hoist and sent burning cordite
into the turret's depths.
With the smell of cordite
in the air and the sound of bullets whistling overhead, visitors will experience the charge of Marines across a wheat field, just as it happened on June 6, 1918.
Address : Works Manager / Pv Cordite
Factory Aruvankadu The Nilgiris Tamilnadu 643202
303 Mark I Cordite
used the same case loaded with 30 grains of Cordite
that propelled a 215-grain FMJ bullet to a velocity of 1970 fps.
Instead of class they inhale the stench of cordite
Acetone was needed for cordite
, a powerful propellant explosive used for firing shells without tell-tale smoke.
is trying his luck back at seven furlongs at the course where he posted the sole win of his career more than a year ago.