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Unread postAuthor: STHORNE » Mon Dec 15, 2008 5:38 pm

frankrede wrote:You could have the valve piloted by a pop-off valve which connects to tripwire.


awww, u stole my suggestion lol.
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Unread postAuthor: judgment_arms » Mon Dec 15, 2008 11:44 pm

D-Day requires all trip lines to be made from sewing thread.

It's to prevent people being tripped... :roll:


Thought you might like to know that. :wink:
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Unread postAuthor: paaiyan » Tue Dec 16, 2008 12:03 am

Because the composition of the wire makes such a huge difference? Whatever.

If I wanted to trip people I'd use piano wire.
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Unread postAuthor: Ragnarok » Tue Dec 16, 2008 12:38 am

paaiyan wrote:Because the composition of the wire makes such a huge difference? Whatever.

Yes, I suppose. Sewing thread isn't tough enough to trip you, it'll break.
Not so with fishing line.
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Unread postAuthor: paaiyan » Tue Dec 16, 2008 1:04 am

Yeah but then it may not be tough enough to stand up to the tension required to trigger the mine.
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Unread postAuthor: CasinoVanart » Tue Dec 16, 2008 1:08 am

Easy, find out the pull weight of the trigger mechanism and get fishing line to match, around 4 pound should be enough.
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