Re: Gundam Fleet Composition Examples


Lim Jyue (lim_jyue@pacific.net.sg)
Wed, 06 Jan 1999 12:55:27 +0800


At 21:46 1/5/99 -0700, you wrote:
>> getting the idea that it's just a BIG rail gun... but won't that be kinda
>> dangerous, since there's a chance of detonating the nuke.. _inside_ the
> Nah, probably not at all. The heavy accelleration caused by the
>rail-cannon is nothing compared to the detonation of the nuke internally.
>Remember that nukes in RL today are designed to handle monstrous
>accellerations at launch and during re-entry (ICBMs and MIRVs for
>example), and I hardly think that the GP-02A 'zook produces that much more
>accelleration.

        I won't know, actually. the ICBM and MIRV don't go from 0 to mach 2+
in a split second, do they? =) a railgun spits on pellets in the supersonic
range, and I think the super rail 'zooka does that too.. =)
        



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