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front consisting of the conical head of a missile or rocket that protects the payload from heat during its passage through the atmosphere

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Caption: The new Edge TLR sports a hollow polymer tip and skived nose to aid In expansion, and the bullet has a secant ogive, long boattail and grooved shank for less drag and top accuracy.
Those are very good results for any ammunition, but fantastic numbers for bullets with secant ogives.
These throaters are caliber specific with standard or custom bullet ogive configuration.
It has a rounded ogive so it will slide through lever guns reliably.
The final assembly stages of the spacecraft included installing Orion's Ogive panels, which protect the crew module from harsh acoustic and vibration environments during launch and ascent.
But he needs to be careful not to dip the bolt, ogive plunger, or sear in solvent.
Les Etats-Unis ont joue l'apaisement face a la Coree du Nord en reportant un essai de missile a ogive nucleaire avant une semaine a haut risque sur la peninsule coreenne oE Pyongyang a deploye deux missiles susceptibles d'atteindre le territoire americain dans le Pacifique.
McKeever, the author of two books - Give Me Shelter and Give Me Heroes - was working on a third book titled OGive Me 28 DaysO before his untimely death.
270, 129-grain bullet into its LRX (Long-Range X Bullet) lineup, which features an optimized ogive and boat tail length to increase B.
Externally, the Critical Duty FlexLock bullets are virtually identical in appearance to their Critical Defense FTX counterparts except for slight differences in the ogive profiles and an "H" molded into the end of the polymer tip.
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Le Creuset is brewing up its Ogive Teakettle for shipments in January.