Recoilless Weapon

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AT4 - Operation
... low-cost alternative to a Carl Gustav recoilless rifle ... which operates on the principle of a recoilless weapon, where the forward inertia of the projectile is balanced by the mass of propellant gases ejecting from the rear of the ... In a recoilless weapon, the barrel does not need to contend with the extreme pressures found in traditional guns and can thus be made very lightweight ...

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