Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of hardpoint.

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Examples

  • Barnes would have scoped nearest anti-zombie hardpoints within 300 meters of the restaurant.

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  • My skull has hardpoints, and my forebrain is armed to the teeth.

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  • Mounting 4 x 20mm cannon it could carry up to 8,000 lb (3,600 kg) of ordnance on 15 external hardpoints including bombs, torpedoes, mine dispensers, unguided rockets, or gun pods.

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  • That means Wi-Fi connectivity only and the mythical ‘inductive charging’, or power without any hardpoints.

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  • Of course using the external hardpoints affect the weight, drag and range for both aircraft.

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  • The CF-188 can carry 15,500lbs in external stores, and the F-35 is listed as capable of 15,000+ lbs on external hardpoints.

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  • As he watched, locking his target designator onto the hot IR glow of the bomber's twin engines, first one, then the other of those sleek and deadly darts dropped from their hardpoints, igniting tails of orange flame and unraveling contrails of white smoke.

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  • Rather than face the drastically heightened risks of a night mission, he would have to scrub the alpha strike until tomorrow, and that meant the Marine assault would be going in with a lot more enemy hardpoints and radar sites operational than would be the case otherwise.

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  • Foreign Ministry last week he was informed that the Government had ordered Pilatus to modify the PC-7's so that they do not have the underwing hardpoints and that the South African Air Force had accepted that they be delivered without any provision for armament.

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  • February 1993 the World Campaign wrote to the UN Committee with certain new information - that six special underwing hardpoints were being built into the aircraft which "can be used for fitting pods to carry two 125kg bombs, or to mount machine guns or missile launchers".

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