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Old 04-16-2012, 03:54 AM   #1
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Why do they choose to shoot bullets into ballistic Gel over using some other type of mateial , what is the gel suppose to replacate??



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Old 04-16-2012, 04:10 AM   #2
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The gel replicates the general density of the human body.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballistic_gelatin

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Then they cover the gelatin with a material like denim to replicate a clothed body. It is rare to shoot a naked person so clothing matters.

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