Some articles on spring, guns, gun, piston:
... Spring-piston air guns are able to achieve muzzle velocities near or greater than the speed of sound from a single stroke of a cocking lever or the barrel itself ... The difficulty of the cocking stroke is usually related to the power of the gun, with higher muzzle velocities requiring greater effort ... Spring-piston guns operate by means of a coiled steel spring-loaded piston contained within a compression chamber, and separate from the barrel ...
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“After a shooting spree, they always want to take the guns away from the people who didnt do it. I sure as hell wouldnt want to live in a society where the only people allowed guns are the police and the military.”
—William Burroughs (b. 1914)
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And the names which stem from them branch out to other referents.
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