TIL that the “Elephant’s Foot” in Chernobyl was found to be impervious to a drill, but was able to be damaged by an AK-47 using armor-piercing rounds

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elephant%27s_Foot_(Chernobyl)

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  1. Seems like they didn’t use the correct drill bit considering there are harder substances that have been drilled through and other examples of the material have been drilled through.

    Very Russian response though

  2. I read that wiki article and didn’t see this part mentioned anywhere. Where in the article was this information?

    edit: NEVERMIND, I went to reread it again and found it under COMPOSITION.

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