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 Combat - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hand-to-hand (mêlée) combat is combat at very close range, touching the opponent with the body (striking, kicking, strangling, etc.) and/or with a mêlée weapon (knives, swords, batons, etc.), as opposed to firing or throwing a projectile.
Hand-to-hand combat can be divided into three sections depending on the distance and positioning of the combatants:
Combat, or fighting, is purposeful conflict between one or more persons or organizations, often involving violence and intended to establish dominance over the opposition.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Combat   (274 words)

 Advanced Commando Combat System - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hand to Hand combat, Hand to Weapon combat or Weapon to Weapon combat may be involved and many a time the soldier may find himself at the wrong end of a firearm, bayonet, or dagger.
Deepak Rao and Dr. Seema Rao's lifes work of training 15,000 soldiers and Policemen from India in hand to hand combat over 10 years without compensation, as a service to the Nation.
The commando needed to quickly and silently terminate, handicap, cripple or immobilize his enemy, many a times in hostile terrain, like high altitude glacier, where air oxygen concentration is low, under water as in a diving operation, or in the dense shrubs of the jungle or scorching heat of the desert.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Advanced_Commando_Combat_System   (429 words)

 Hand at opensource encyclopedia
Using the term hand is merely a scientific usage of anthropomorphization, to distinguish the terminations of the front paws from the hind ones.
Although many mammals and other animals have grasping appendages similar in form to a hand, these are scientifically not considered to be so, and have other varying names, including paws.
The hand is a portion of the arm or anterior limb of a human or other primate, at where the appendage terminates.
wiki.tatet.ru /en/Hand.html   (1097 words)

Hand-to-hand combat is not a sport; it is designed for emergencies when your life may depend on the ability to outwit or overcome an armed enemy, perhaps with only your two hands.
In countering the upward thrust with a knife, both hands form a ‘V’ and are used to seize the wrist and arrest the blow.
An effective and inconspicuous lead is obtained by placing one hand on the elbow to keep it from bending while the other hand secures two fingers and the thumb exerts pressure on the back of the hand.
www.handtohand22.freehomepage.com /Page2.htm   (3844 words)

 Combat Tactics - Chapter 2
To prevent injury to the hand, the soldier must maintain a firm grip on the small of the stock; gloves should be worn as part of the training uniform when weather dictates.
He keeps his hands cupped and slaps his hands and arms down to help absorb the shock of impact and to stabilize his body (Figure 2-20, Step 1).
The arm on the ground is used to stabilize himself; the other hand is used to guard the body (Figure 2-l8, Step 3).
www.chairforce.com /fit2sit/combat-tactics/chapter_2.htm   (3948 words)

 Combat Sequence
Melee indicates combat that is performed at close quarters, hand to hand.
In melee combat (hand-to-hand) he makes a yellow dexterity roll, adds that attribute to the roll and his rank of skill with the weapon.
In physical combat, a null counts simply as a no roll, forcing the character to depend upon his attribute and skill alone to protect or aid him.
www.invisiblewar.com /immortal/1sted/combat/combat.htm   (1769 words)

 Hand-to-Hand Combat Terms
Combat bonuses can be acquired through a variety of sources, such as high physical attributes, hand-to-hand combat skills, and racial bonuses.
Combat bonuses are any bonuses that apply to rolls made during combat, specifically to Combat Actions, such as strike, parry, and dodge.
In near darkness, the character loses all normal combat bonuses and suffers a penalty of -3 to all combat rolls unless the target is in Grappling Range; all skills that use vision suffer a -50% penalty.
homepage.mac.com /cheethorne/Palladium/hthcombatterms.htm   (2663 words)

 Hand to hand combat
Hand to hand combat means any combat utilizing fist and feet, or brawling weapons (club, cudgel, etc).
Hand to hand combat includes any of a variety of martial arts (unarmed combat) or brawling.
Hand to hand damage is modified based on the characters current strength, using the following table:
www.travellercentral.com /rules/hth.html   (132 words)

 Hand-to-Hand Combat Skills
As some forms of Hand-to-Hand combat, such as the advanced martial arts and even Hand-to-Hand: Commando were designed with a specific purpose in mind, unlike the more generic combat skills, I have not revised them.
With the revision to hand-to-hand combat, there are several changes that can be done to the basic hand-to-hand combat skills as well.
This is an elementary form of hand to hand combat training available.
homepage.mac.com /cheethorne/Palladium/hthcombatskills.htm   (807 words)

 Hand to Hand Combat Comparison 1
It should be replaced with the one hand to hand/two non combat melee actions for characters with no hand to hand, and the hand to hand combat descriptions with the two attacks already added (as it appears in the RGMG and AtB2), martial arts from NandS would be unchanged.
This attack is often limited in hand to hand combat to the roll of a "natural" strike number; I. e.
These hand to hand combat rules became the epitome for hand to hand rules in the Palladium Megaversal System.
www.geocities.com /kuseru/HtoHComparison.htm   (8241 words)

 Mobile Suit Gundam: Hand To Hand Combat - TV.com
We don't have allusions for Hand To Hand Combat.
We don't have trivia for Hand To Hand Combat.
We don't have quotes for Hand To Hand Combat.
www.tv.com /mobile-suit-gundam/hand-to-hand-combat/episode/189672/summary.html   (140 words)

 Russian Special Forces - Spetsnaz GRU - Military Hand-to-Hand Combat - Fight With Several Armed Enemies
The hand-to-hand combat technique from the version of the Spetsnaz GRU is notable for its radicalism.
A special aspect of this training is the ability of hand-to-hand combat with "bare hands" against several armed enemies.
To win a fight with bare hands against several enemies, armed and specially trained, is not only a complicated thing, this is on the verge of the possible.
www.spetsnaz-gru.com /spetsnaz-hand-to-hand-combat.htm   (598 words)

 The Physics of Hand-to-Hand Combat - Science Articles :: Physics Post
1) the grip you describe is hard to pull of when opponent is sweaty, moving erratically, etc. 2) the grip up high near the wrist wraps around the whole hand of the opponent thus exerting much more pressure psi overcoming any negligible increase in torque by using fingers as the point of the lever.
Since combat presumably contributed to our survival as humans to the point that our logic could achieve the supreme foothold, the art of combat must be given its due, even if it is more accurately categorized now as the result of remnant aggressions once necessary for our survival.
The purpose of this article is to explore the ways in which physics influenced the way we conducted combat, especially at a time we didn't understand it, and how our interpretation of martial arts changes once with our increased knowledge of the physics that power principles of combat.
www.physicspost.com /articles.php?articleId=80   (918 words)

 Combat :: HSpace: Merchant Wars
Combat sytem automatically chooses the correct form and uses it in hand-to-hand combat.
Probably the most uncommon type of combat, some planetary outposts are capable of firing beam weapons from the surface of a planet at a target nearby in space.
Space combat requires your faculties, typing speed, and knowledge of the use of the HSpace MUSH space system.
www.merchantwars.com /combat.html   (1597 words)

 Hand-to-hand Combat - a French Foreign Legion Forum : cervens.net
I hold to the opinion that the "most elite combat units in the world" are not duped regarding hand to hand combat.
When the training is done in darkness, all rigged up in equipment, we can consider whether he is serious regarding hand to hand combat.
Also unfortunatley for him is that the US approach to weapons systems and equipment is nearly the same as training for the individual soldier.
www.cervens.net /legionbbs/showthread.php?t=356   (306 words)

 New Scientist Breaking News - Left-handers win in hand-to-hand combat
Left-handed people may be better equipped for close range mortal combat than those who rely on their right hands, according to researchers.
The cause for this, the researchers suggest, is that left-handers are more likely to survive hand-to-hand combat.
New Scientist Breaking News - Left-handers win in hand-to-hand combat
www.newscientist.com /article.ns?id=dn6773   (599 words)

 Ex-Soviet Teaching Marines Hand-to-Hand Combat ...
The emphasis on hand-to-hand combat is a not a response to the current situation, Bristol said.
When I was in during the first Bush Administration, we had a pretty good bit of hand to hand and bayonet training at Boot Camp.
I was in 77 to 81 and never got any hand to hand trainig except for boot camp.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/557914/posts   (1611 words)

 Military.com - Stories
She woke up one night locked in hand-hand combat with him.
Luckily, she was able to wake him up quickly.
My Mom told me that Dad had nightmares of the war.
www.military.com /HomePage/TitleStories/1,10957,713069766343,00.html   (82 words)

 Bows in hand-to-hand combat. Really. [Archive] - RPGnet Forums
The way I've used most bows in hand to hand combat has been either as a short stave or club, or to use the bowstring as a nice flailing weapon.
Now I know some games penalize bows in hand-to-hand combat form a game balance point of view: bows are good at long range so they should be bad at short range, or every no-brainer will use bows all the time.
Or, the penalty should be the same as for trying to use a gun, casting a spell, or similar in hand to hand combat.
forum.rpg.net /archive/index.php/t-93.html   (5984 words)

 Sambo Master Webpage
Combat Sambo has a different mission regarding groundfighting.
Groundfighting taught today is not appropriate fot the streets.
www.angelfire.com /ny/kungfu123/Sambo.html   (162 words)

 Close Combat -- Hand to Hand Tips
Bruce Lee had advice for hand to hand combat -- he struck out with his closest weapon to the attacker's closest target.
When you think of hand to hand combat, do you think of grappling?
* A grab often exposes a hand for finger locks, knuckle damage, etc.
www.kerwinbenson.com /closecombat.html   (508 words)

 Hand To Hand Combat Notes Home Page
Any viewing of this real world combat is subject to the following condition: The author will not be held responsible for either the physiological, psychological or material results caused by the application of any of the techniques either described or illustrated in Hand To Hand Combat Notes.
You must be over the age of 18 to view the Non-Sport Hand To Hand Combatives presented and illustrated on this site.
These notes are presented for public information, discussion and research purposes only.
www.handtohand22.freehomepage.com   (130 words)

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 Hand-To-Hand Combat
Hand-To-Hand Combat Level II: is a 6 month course, taught 2 nights a week, designed to teach the participant some of the most progressive hand-to-hand and hand-to-weapon techniques available.
Hand-To-Hand Combat Level I - is a 3 month course, taught 2 nights a week, designed to teach the participant some of the most progressive hand-to-hand and hand-to-weapon techniques available.
This course covers Intermediate strike methodology, ground tactics, nerve strikes, motor point dysfunctions, joint locks, defend and counter tactics, weapon disarms, balance displacement skills, common hand held improvised weapons, legal and liability issues.
www.tacticalone.com /hand-to-hand_combat.htm   (417 words)

 Frank Cucci
To give credit where credit is due, some military units that were previously resistant to the concept, have now validated hand-to-hand combat as a legitimate war-fighting skill.
Since going through BUD/S in 1983, I have witnessed numerous attempts to develop an effective and systematic approach to hand-to-hand combat.
Despite the clear and consistant results of such fighting contests, certain instructors dismiss this as "sport-fighting", and claim that it does not represent actual combat.
www.blackwaterusa.com /btw2004/articles/1129cucci.html   (716 words)

 Warhammer - Vampire Counts
Zemanski continued to move forward during his turn and I got rid of the final skeleton in hand to hand combat.
When the wily Jason engaged the small unit and elected to attack the skeletons instead of their master, the combat resolution was almost Demonica's undoing.
I was relying heavily on using this as a way to whittle down wounds before close combat.
us.games-workshop.com /games/warhammer/vampirecounts/gaming/vampire_madness/vampiremadness_3.htm   (717 words)

 Systema Martial Art - About Systema
The System of Russian hand-to-hand combat, or hand fighting, developed from this need.
The instructors of the Russian Martial Art Training Center, Inc., (RMATC) have been trained in both the ancient style passed on by generations and in the modern Spetsnaz hand-to-hand combat version, as well as the more standard Spetsnaz combat arts of Rukaposhnii Boi and Sambo.
It is only since 1991, with the end of the Communist era, that these martial traditions and styles have become available to the West.
www.systemamartialart.com /about/origin.html   (329 words)

 Police Hand To Hand Combat Tactical Training
Hand To Hand Combat For Police Officers” teaches the skills needed by officers during face-to-face confrontations and arrests.
Hand To Hand Combat For Police” is also available on DVD.
Hand To Hand Combat For Police Officers” is a must see for every security professional.
www.navysealteams.com /hand.HTM   (269 words)

 Hand to Hand Combat - Special Forces Training Manuals
Echanis does a superb job in demonstrating his skill in the art of hand to hand combat against an armed assailant.
Echanis book,"Knife self-defense for combat", is not intended for the general public.
The TET Offensive of 1968 was supposed to mark a turning point in the war in Vietnam.
www.1earth.com.au /militaria/b/spec07.html   (686 words)

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