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@ 7 TeV

Arc Magnets 2 Beams
10.4 GJ 0.7 GJ

launched

at full battle speed of

55 km/h.

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heat up from cryogenic temperature and melt

15 tons / 1.7 m3 of Copper !

2.8 tons of TNT
250 l of gasoline
700 kg of sugar