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Impossibility of being able to supply the g un with ammunition with the necessary precision and order. The speed of I 50 rounds per minute allows the application of the simple mechanism adopted for this arm, and it is also 4I with it to be less feared that ammunition may be unnecessarily wasted, as is the case with guns firing excessively fast. As in the Revolving Cannon, the turning of the crank causes the automatic loading firing and extraction of the fired cartridge-shells, all these operations being performed continuously during the movement of the crank.

Observe that the effective power under the above stated conditions affords no judgment of the weight of ammunition expended ; and as there are certain cases where it is not only important to know· what effect can be produced with an arm, but what quantity of ammunition it requires to produce \his effect, it is necessary to compare these two figures with each other, and we can thus form a true judgment of the merits of the different arms. This definition of effective power is used by the French Artilleries, and in the present case is taken out of the " Memorial de l'Artillerie de Ia Marine,'· 2"'<· livraison, 1874, where the comparative trials of the Hotchkiss Revoh·ing Cannon with the other guns are reported.

Time of firing, two minutes. TABLE III. "' "'0 -~ = :::: 0 10<: NATURE OF ARM. 0 I - - I 1 mm .. 6"'"' E I " " " " Montigny Mitrailleur. 39 236 98 545 104 I 272 68 I I 19 2-1- 35 Second Experiment: Firing agai nst a column of targets 8,22"'•' long, representing 45 infantry, divided into three troops or companies 27m••· apart. 1890met. Distance of all guns from first target, Time of firing, two minutes. TABLE IV. I -g'r ::1 N ATU RE OF ARM. ,... ,... ; -25-Smm. Gatling Gun . r6'"'"· " 238 ,. I 338 I.

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