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Volume 2008 (2008), Article ID 483857, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/483857
Research Article

Dynamics and Stability of Stepped Gun-Barrels with Moving Bullets

Mechanical Engineering Department, British University in Egypt, El-Shorouk City, Cairo 11837, Egypt

Received 12 August 2007; Revised 16 November 2007; Accepted 20 January 2008

Academic Editor: Luc Gaudiller

Copyright © 2008 Mohammad Tawfik. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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