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Metal Storm Demonstrates Robot-Mounted and Airborne Weapon Systems for U.S. Mil.

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by David Crane
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Metal Storm recently conducted a live-fire demo of its robot-mounted electronic ballistics system for the U.S. military. According to the Metal Storm website, "The demonstration included the remotely controlled firing of stacked pyrotechnic and inert 40mm rounds from a four-barrel pod with recoiling system mounted on a ‘Talon’ robot manufactured by Foster-Miller Inc. (Foster-Miller) and supplied and operated by the US Army’s Picatinny Arsenal facility."

If you’d like to download and view sample video clips of the Metal Storm 16-shot 4 Barrel Recoiling Electronic Grenade Launcher (EGL), just click on the following links:…

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Click here to read all about Metal Storm’s test-firing of its electronic ballistics weapon system from an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) in preparation for demonstration to the U.S. military. The tests were conducted here in the U.S. this month, and, according to Metal Storm, "included a firing of inert 40mm grenade rounds in near simultaneous four-shot bursts from two lightweight grenade launchers mounted on a Dragonfly DP-4X Vertical Take Off and Landing (VTOL) UAV developed by Dragonfly Pictures Inc (DPI)."

Click on this link to visit the Metal Storm website.

Here are some U.S. contact phone numbers for Metal Storm:

General queries: Charles Vehlow – CEO – Ph: 703 248 8218

Investor queries: Chenoa Taitt – Lippert/Heilshorn & Assoc. – Ph: 212 838 3777

Media: Lippert/Heilshorn & Assoc. – Ph: 212 838 3777

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David Crane started publishing online in 2001. Since that time, governments, military organizations, Special Operators (i.e. professional trigger pullers), agencies, and civilian tactical shooters the world over have come to depend on Defense Review as the authoritative source of news and information on "the latest and greatest" in the field of military defense and tactical technology and hardware, including tactical firearms, ammunition, equipment, gear, and training.

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