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  • Persuasive Essay On Proposition 63

    Having high ammo capacity for firearms puts people’s lives in danger. In this article supporting the fear the public has for guns the author states,“Americans worry everyday of going outside and putting their families at risk from getting shot at”(Perez,2016). This research illustrates how the people are frightened especially if the guns have a high ammo capacity. Proposition 63 will let people who buy firearms have a restriction on ammunition. Doing this our state will be much safer from weapons. People who have guns will not be able to shoot all they want because they would run out of ammo. That will cause felons to not be reckless and ensure that families are more secure because of Proposition 63. Thus, creating a safer society for the state of California should be the main priority, therefore proposition 63 can accomplish that…

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  • The Role Of Gun Violence In The United States

    deaths (ProCon N.p). While people killing others with guns is a problem, an even bigger problem is people who are depressed, killing themselves with firearms. Far more people kill themselves with a firearm each year than are murdered with one. In 2010 in the United States, 19,392 people committed suicide with guns, compared with 11,078 who were killed by others (Drexel, N.p). Gun violence not only costs lives but it also costs dollars. Gun violence costs the United States at least $229 billion…

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  • Air Defense Weapons In Vietnam War

    (Infoplease, n.d.). One weapon system used to aid South Vietnam was the Duster (M-42A1). The Duster was a self-propelled 40mm anti-aircraft operated by a crew of four personnel with twin 40mm cannons along with one 7.62 mm machine-gun (ADA units in Vietnam, n.d.). Originally produced in early 1952, the system is designed off of the M41 Walker Bulldog tank (Foss, 1977). The original purpose of the twin 40 mm cannons was used for protection against dive bombers and low level attack. Capable…

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  • Brazil Army Case Study Solution

    The advantages of the use of simulation includes, among others, the reduction of expenditures shifts to the training camps increasingly restricted as well as the transit of troops on the ground, reducing the accident risks. It also provides the economy with the maintenance of logistics activity, the reduction of damage to the military use of material garrisons still in teaching-learning process and the increased time available with the material at hand for the conservation activity; and the…

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  • Blacksmithing History

    all of these are generally put under blacksmith. Nails haven’t been made by hand, since about 1790 (the time of the industrial revolution), except for nails with specific purposes, like a hooked nail or a special shape, because you can use molds to assemble generic models. In addition, blacksmiths also create weapons and ammunition(ammo), however, sometimes there is a special munitions maker. Some of the weapons that they used in this time period were the Colt Special Model, the Springfield…

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  • Die Informative Speech

    waterfalls, and streams that contain drinkable water. Additionally, you would have these large quantities of drinking water to yourselves because of, as I said before, the sparsely populated area that this national park. Moreover, the way you would, for example, gather this water is by living near a body of water that you know for sure is clean, and use the water whenever it was necessary. Also, you could purify the water by, for example, bringing a clean pot, and then pouring the water in the…

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  • Persuasive Essay On Ammo Safety

    Ammunition and firearms were designed for one's protection or used in hunting. However, in today's society people see it as a burden or a danger to many citizen. People see it as a danger due to the fact that there have been numerous amounts of injuries and deaths with the involvement of firearms. Many seek for a solution to solve this nuisance of a problem but none have arose. Unfortunately, California wants to pass a proposition puting background checks to purchase ammunition for a gun. They…

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  • Argumentative Essay On Pro Gun Control

    restrictions for automatic weapons and assault rifles. The regulation that are enforced on assault rifles and machine guns state that these weapon are only allowed to shoot more than one round per pull of the trigger, the gun is not allowed to disperse a spray of ammunition by one single pull of the trigger. The purpose of this regulation is due to the fact that weapons that shoot at these high velocities are dangerous and can lead to high causalities if fired. Not only are their restrictions on…

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  • Centurion Tank Analysis

    tank, which carried 31.6-inch diameter rubber road wheels. These along with shock absorbers kept the crew relatively “comfortable” while driving on rough terrain. Of equal importance to armor thickness and maneuverability, an outstanding tank must have the capability to defend itself effectively. The Centurion tank had its greatest strength in this aspect. The Centurion mk. 3 housed the 20-pounder (83.4mm) L/66.7 gun, which was a very capable anti-tank gun in testing. The 20-pounder fired armor…

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  • Essay On Gun Violence

    The second amendment was adopted in 1791. Around 1791, guns were used for the purpose to gather food and self-defense. Guns in 1791 were single-shot, not automatic, made by a gunsmith, and loaded through the muzzle. Also, guns in 1791 would not have or be the following: automatic, smokeless powder, load bullet from magazines, interchangeable parts, and large magazines. It is a large section of different types of firearms that are made. There are seven different type of firearms, along different…

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