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07-02-2010, 03:36 AM
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Originally Posted by donGjohnson View Post
I'm no physicist, but I always see higher speed when shooting lighter objects. I've also found that true when throwing things, generally. Obviously however, they cause less force of impact. I think it's no coincidence, though I can't recall the specific term for this, I'm pretty sure there is one...
One is velocity (speed), and the other is momentum (speed x mass). Makes perfect sense.

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