Posts Tagged: "navy"

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See The Navy’s Railgun In Action (video)

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For a long, long time, SF fans have been reading about railguns. And for just as long a time, the promise has been there to actually see one of these in action, only for it to need to go back to the lab. But this time, from the looks of...

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36-Foot Railgun Tested with Massive Explosion (video)

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[GR]-uV1SbEuzFU[/GR] Railguns have long been met with skepticism.  Back in the 80s Reagan called for a real deal Star Wars defense system that included a gun of such ilk.  Unfortunately, he never lived to see the tech materialize, which today finally became more of a reality. The above footage is from...