Air cannon

Air cannon

Air cannon may refer to:
* Air blaster, a compressed air device to unblock large storage containers for powdery material.
* Air cannon (mechanics), a compressed air device for creating high pressure shock waves under water
* Compressed-gas-powered gun
* Spud gun, a type of recreational projectile launcher.

See also

* Cannon (disambiguation)
* Snow cannon
* Pneumatic gun
* Air gun

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