ATR

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AcronymDefinition
ATRAmericans for Tax Reform
ATRAverage True Range (financial indicator)
ATRAt the Races
ATRAutomatic Target Recognition
ATRAttribute
ATRAlton Towers Resort
ATRAbility-to-Repay (lending)
ATRAccess to Recovery (US DHHS)
ATRAcceso de Terceros a la Red (Spanish: Third Party Access Network)
ATRAttenuated Total Reflection
ATRAttenuated Total Reflectance
ATRAutothermal Reforming (syngas generation)
ATRAnswer to Request
ATRAvions de Transport Regional (turboprop aircrafts)
ATRAtari Teenage Riot (band)
ATRAll That Remains (band)
ATRAtlantic Test Range (US Navy)
ATRAtmore (Amtrak station code; Atmore, AL)
ATRAutomatic Traffic Recorder
ATRAft Torpedo Room
ATRAdaptive Transformation
ATRAerei da Trasporto Regionale (French-Italian aircraft manufacturer; Blagnac, France)
ATRAkademia Techniczno Rolnicza (Polish: University of Technology and Agriculture)
ATRAdvanced Telecommunications Research Institute International
ATRAsphalt Tango Records (Germany)
ATRAnswer to Reset
ATRRegistered Art Therapist
ATRAnthrax Toxin Receptor (proteins)
ATRAdvanced Test Reactor
ATRAbove the Rim (Reebok)
ATRAir Transportation Regulations (Canada)
ATRAtaxia Telangiectasia and Rad3-related
ATRAgir pour un Tourisme Responsable (French: Acting for Responsible Tourism; tourism association)
ATRAbove the Rest
ATRAction Taken Report
ATRAttrition Reserve (US DoD)
ATRAssessment and Test Report (International Electrotechnical Commission)
ATRAfrican Traditional Religion
ATRAir Transport Rack
ATRAchilles Tendon Rupture
ATRAnti-Tank Rifle
ATRAdvanced Tongue Root (phonetics)
ATRArticulated Tail Rotor (aviation)
ATRAudio Tape Recorder
ATRAided Target Recognition
ATRAll Terrain Racing
ATRArt Therapist Registered (Art Therapy Credentials Board)
ATRAnalog Tape Recorder
ATRAutomatic Thrust Restoration (aircraft)
ATRAutomatic Terminal Recognition
ATRAlliance for Transportation Research
ATRAnnual Traffic Report (various locations)
ATRAgency Technical Review (US DoD)
ATRAutonomous Target Recognition
ATRAccord Type R (Honda Europe)
ATRAcceptance Test Report
ATRAll Tech Related (website)
ATRAdvance Tax Ruling (South Africa)
ATRA Territory Resource
ATRAction for Tinnitus Research
ATRAdvanced Time Report (project management)
ATRAssociation Technique de la Route (French: Technical Association of the Road)
ATRAuthorization to Return
ATRAir Turbo Ramjet
ATRAmicale du Tracteur Renault (French: Friends of Renault Tractor; est. 1997)
ATRApollo Token Ring
ATRAlaska Trauma Registry
ATRAlternate Trunk Routing
ATRArizona Trail Riders (Motorcyclists)
ATRAir Turbo Rocket
ATRAgainst-The-Rule Astigmatism
ATRAbove Top of Rail
ATRAcceptance Test Review
ATRAll Thread Rod
ATRAustin Trumbull Radio (ARINC)
ATRAir Traffic Requirements
ATRAdvanced Tactical Radar
ATRAs They Rise (kiln-fired brick; UK)
ATRAmbient Temperature Recorder
ATRAmmunition Transaction Report
ATRAir Transport Rating
ATRAssistance for Trade Reform
ATRAmerican Technology Research, Inc
ATRAuthority to Recruit
ATRAir Traffic Regulations
ATRAviation Training Relocation (US Air Force and Japanese Air Self Defense Force)
ATRAvailable to Reserve (manufacturing)
ATRAntitransmit Receive
ATRAll Terminal Reliability
ATRAwareness, Trial, Repeat
ATRAnswering Time Recorder
ATRAgency Technical Representative
ATRAssistant Technical Representative
ATRApproved Tank Requirements
ATRAgency Telecommunications Representative
ATRAdmission Temporaire Roulette (Customs Documentation, Turkey)
ATRAugmented Tree-Based Routing
ATRAustralian Technology Resources
ATRAirline Transport Rack
ATRAbove Threshold Reporting
ATRAnnual Technology Report
ATRAgency Telecommunications Request
ATRAviation Transport Rack
ATRAnti-Terrorism Representative (various companies)
ATRAcceptance of TEMPEST Risk
ATRAdvice to Receive (electronic payment processing)
ATRAutomatic Trouble Reporting
ATRAerial Target Review
ATRApplied Tariff Rate
ATRAir Transit Route
ATRAutomated Transaction Report
ATRAnti-Theft Request (signal)
ATRAnti-Time Reaction (Star Trek)
ATRAuthorized Traffic Request
ATRAll Type Racer VW (Volkswagen) Club (French automobile club)
ATRAviation Electronics Technician Radar and Radar Nav Equipment (US Navy)
ATRAlltech Recycling, Inc (Fort Worth, TX)
ATRAnimal Technician, Registered
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Anti-tank rifles armed Polish, German, Finnish, British, and other troops fighting in the early campaigns of World War II, which saw the debut of the Boys Anti-tank Rifle--later also fielded by the US Marine Corps in the Pacific.
grenades, Molotov cocktails, and anti-tank rifles. The remaining
Nobody really needs an anti-tank rifle. When I informed my long-suffering bride of the newest acquisition she just rolled her pretty eyes, shook her head, and wandered off to do something productive.
Caption: A pair of Polish soldiers equipped with a the 7,9 mm Reczny karabin maszynowy Browning wzor 1928 and a Karabin przeciwpancerny wzor 35 (anti-tank rifle).
In response to this threat, the Germans quickly fielded the Tank und Flieger (TuF) machine gun, a large-caliber, high velocity Maxim chambered for a rimmed 13x92mmSR cartridge developed by Mauser and a scaled-up Model '98-type, bolt-action anti-tank rifle of the same caliber.
The velocity of the 20 mm projectiles needs to be such that repeated rounds can be fired without the soldier thinking he is firing an anti-tank rifle every time he pulls the trigger.
The PIAT gun was designed in 1942 to replace the ineffective Boys Anti-Tank rifle that had been outclassed by advances in German armored vehicle technology.
I'm not an attorney, nor do I play one on television, but isn't anything over 50 caliber such as the Boys Anti-Tank rifle in April's Q&A considered a destructive device by our good friends at ATF, unless it is black powder (because everyone knows black powder can't kill anyone?) And if it is a destructive device, doesn't it require a Class III license?
As well, we see the new basic pouch together with a grenade launching adapter for firing the effective but never issued No 85 anti-tank rifle grenade.
Which of these is another designation for the .55 Boys Anti-Tank Rifle round?
A: If you can, find a copy of Disney's limited edition 2-DVD set Walt Disney On the Front Lines, one of the shorts is Stop That Tank!, a 1942 training film on use and care of the Boys Anti-Tank Rifle in live action and animation.
Imagine ordering a .55 caliber "Boyes [sic] anti-tank rifle" ("Most powerful rifle ever issued to any modern army ...