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Unread postAuthor: pat123 » Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:35 pm

i have seen some cannons without a combustion chamber just a barrel
does anyone know if they work? ive heard they shoot 200+ yards
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Unread postAuthor: noname » Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:44 pm

You're talking about a thing called a "pipe." AS far as I know, they can't shoot things very far, but that's me, what do I know? :lol:
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Unread postAuthor: Scope » Sun Dec 24, 2006 5:00 pm

Maybe you are talking about a coxial cannon.
They are actualy pnuematic...
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Unread postAuthor: iknowmy3tables » Sun Dec 24, 2006 5:02 pm

yeah we used those things as artillary in the older wars :wink: they often were hauled on wood carts and powered by blackpowder
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Unread postAuthor: frankrede » Sun Dec 24, 2006 5:03 pm

Well their is a chamber only its the same size as the barrel.
relatively bad performance.
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Unread postAuthor: benstern » Sun Dec 24, 2006 8:12 pm

Actually coaxials can be combustion or pneumatic. it is just that people only like pneumatic ones.
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Unread postAuthor: MisterSteve124 » Sun Dec 24, 2006 8:31 pm

I think he means just a pipe with a cap on the back. You could get ok performance but probably not 200 yards
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Unread postAuthor: abcdefg » Sun Dec 24, 2006 8:36 pm

u can make a spudder from pringles cans that will put a tennis ball 200yd.s

safely :lol:
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Unread postAuthor: MisterSteve124 » Sun Dec 24, 2006 8:46 pm

No that will not put a tennis ball 200yards
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Unread postAuthor: Bluetooth » Sun Dec 24, 2006 9:14 pm

Not even close to 200 yards. Maybe 200' to 100 yards.
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