recoil


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Synonyms for recoil

jerk back

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draw back

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jerking back

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kickback

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Synonyms for recoil

to jerk backward, as a gun upon firing

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to draw away involuntarily, usually out of fear or disgust

an act of drawing back in an involuntary or instinctive fashion

Synonyms for recoil

the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired

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draw back, as with fear or pain

come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect

spring back, as from a forceful thrust

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In my experience, rifles with intermediate gas systems shoot softer and present less felt recoil.
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This is a necessity when crimping lubricated cast bullets against the forces of major recoil.
While I have not hunted with these loads, I have fired them from a benchrest at the shooting range, and they have noticeably less felt recoil than standard loadings.
If he is shooting off his rear foot because the gun is too heavy or too long, it is likely accentuating recoil.
We now know there can be long-term consequences from repeated head trauma, as in contact sports, but the impact from most levels of recoil aren't even close to a helmet-to-helmet encounter or a combination punch from a talented boxer.
The gun's design helps limit recoil and improve the fit for small-statured women.
Getting down to brass tacks, I took a 7 1/4-pound Benelli Super Black Eagle II complete with ComforTech stock, cushioned comb and soft recoil pad to test the 3 1/2 against little brother, the 3-inch shell.
There is a lot you can do when you change the recoil pad to give the user more comfort and a better fit.
A Probably the easiest and quickest cure for this problem is to just take some plastic electrical tape and apply it over the sides of the recoil pad.
The Auto Recoil Oxygen Line's proprietary features allow it to greatly reduce the risk of injury stemming from tripping over tubing.
Of course inertia-driven shotguns come with one distinct disadvantage: recoil.
Over time, both rings become brittle or cracked and let water leak inside the recoil.
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