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... The AT4 may be considered a disposable, low-cost alternative to a Carl Gustav recoilless rifle ... 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 ... be utilized, which would otherwise be impossible in a man-portable weapon ...
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