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Synonyms for mantlet

portable bulletproof shelter


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Less well-remembered today are the .433 rimless and flanged cartridges, and the .333 (which distinguished itself early on in World War I by being able to penetrate the German snipers' steel mantlet plates), the .280 and .255 rook rifle.
An NBC pack is mounted at the right rear of the turret, and a Marconi Marcal muzzle velocity radar in front of the gun mantlet. The gun clamp on the front of the hull is remotely operated fromthe driver's position.
The 39-calibre Royal Ordnance barrel, with fume extractor and double-baffle muzzle brake, can be withdrawn forwards through the mantlet in under an hour.