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My Seven Year's War: Prussian SYW Artillery scale drawings – part 2

My Seven Year's War: Prussian SYW Artillery scale drawings – part 2

Favourite Nap Pic - Page 212 - Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History

Favourite Nap Pic - Page 212 - Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History

This scale drawing of one of Constitution's 24-pounders illustrates the limit of elevation possible with the gun carriage of 1812 and shows how the gun was secured for sea when not in use.

This scale drawing of one of Constitution's illustrates the limit of elevation possible with the gun carriage of 1812 and shows how the gun was secured for sea when not in use.

The invention of the matchlock mechanism in the 15th century made it possible for a hunter to firmly hold a firearm while shooting because it eliminated the need to lower a hand to light a match into the gun's flash pan.

The invention of the matchlock mechanism in the century made it possible for a hunter to firmly hold a firearm while shooting because it eliminated the need to lower a hand to light a match into the gun's flash pan.

After more then a years interruption I finally managed to continue with my artillery project. Job has kept me too much occupied during th...

Royal French field cannon – Vallière System The piece weighed about 287 times the weight of its shot.

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