From: davivid <davivid**At_Symbol_Here**WELL.COM>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] How and why guns explode
Date: Tue, 4 May 2021 10:31:09 -0700
Reply-To: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**Princeton.EDU>
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Ian McCallum of Forgotten Weapons just posted an interesting video in
response to a recent video that showed the catastrophic failure of a .50
caliber rifle at the range. You may not be interested in firearms, but
Ian's video is an excellent study in their failure modes. He also
discusses engineering controls and the importance of paying attention
when something unexpected happens.

Dave Lane
Clavis Technology Development

Ian's video commentary

Ian's channel

The Kentucky Ballistics video (Warning Graphic!)

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