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Old 02-11-2010, 04:52 AM   #11
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It's a Signal Mortar they were used aboard ship to announce the ships arrival.
Feel like selling it?

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Old 02-11-2010, 07:00 AM   #12
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It's a Signal Mortar they were used aboard ship to announce the ships arrival.
Feel like selling it?
Close! Quite close, first hint: Has something to do with being under the weather.
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Old 02-11-2010, 02:04 PM   #13
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Close! Quite close, first hint: Has something to do with being under the weather.
Is it for seeding clouds?

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Old 02-11-2010, 02:15 PM   #14
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TaaDaaah! Little drum roll. Brrrrrrrrr.
YES! it was once part of a large battery of hailguns, before aircraft were used to seed clouds with Silver iodine people, mostly in the Alpine regions of South Germany, Austria and Switzerland loaded them up with Blackpowder and cloud salt to force threatening clouds to rain off thus preventing massive crop damage.
Well done Orengello I did not think it would be found that fast.

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Very cool! Could it still be fired? July the 4th isn't that far away & that would probably make a beautiful muzzle flash/fireball.

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