Warming shots – They’re not really for warming!

I’m always a fan of reading interesting books, but I love a good journal article!

Researchers in Poland performed a study on the temperature of a smallbore rifle barrel during the course of 40 shots. Not only did they obtain data on barrel temperatures during the course of a shoot, but they also ascertained how warming shots merely “clean” the barrel rather than gaining any advantage in barrel heating.

Read the article yourself here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *