High Speed Video of Pistols Firing Underwater


Tue, Aug 23rd, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

Destin of Smarter Every Day decided to see what he would learn from firing two guns in water while filming them with a high speed Phantom camera.

As he explains:

I performed an experiment to see what the differences were between semi-automatic pistols and revolvers. The advantage of shooting under water is that you can see the boundary of the gas flow fields almost perfectly.



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