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Forum: European Armoury Today, 03:25 PM
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Posted By fernando
I thought of that; even originally suggested it...

I thought of that; even originally suggested it in my post but then ... i hesitated :shrug:
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Today, 03:19 PM
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Posted By fernando
The logo also in the carriers sleeves; probably...

The logo also in the carriers sleeves; probably some local photoshoper with a Corean sense of humour :eek:
Forum: European Armoury Today, 02:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 253
Posted By fernando
I would be more amazed with the fact that, its...

I would be more amazed with the fact that, its head looking like the real thing, has no langets fixing it to the handle ... or is this a common feature, CC ? :o .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons Yesterday, 10:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 408
Posted By fernando
This one surely being Herodes ordering the...

This one surely being Herodes ordering the killing of all children (under the age of two) of Bethlem and its surroundings.
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 17th July 2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fernando
My time in the army had its operational period,...

My time in the army had its operational period, although nothing at all related with pencils but, instead, needles, syringes and morphine ampoules; go figure why they sent me to paramedics.
This is...
Forum: European Armoury 16th July 2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 255
Posted By fernando
Excelent, Marcus. Could you post a picture of the...

Excelent, Marcus.
Could you post a picture of the whole blade inscription ?
Forum: European Armoury 16th July 2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 233
Posted By fernando
Thsnk you for the right translation,...

Thsnk you for the right translation, Corrado.
This is what happens when we resource translation egines. I was confident that the one i got was about right as, storm/ing (in english) also means...
Forum: European Armoury 15th July 2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 233
Posted By fernando
A rather idiomaticc expression, meaning sort of...

A rather idiomaticc expression, meaning sort of Incendiary compound storm piston
... As if i knew any german at all :eek: .
Forum: European Armoury 15th July 2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 233
Posted By fernando
Marcus is obviously right; he still has a fresh...

Marcus is obviously right; he still has a fresh memory, while mine has already reached the Alzheimer status.
So this is not for throwing solid shot but incendary stuff; the tubes vent holes are...
Forum: European Armoury 15th July 2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 233
Posted By fernando
Just send it over and i will bear the burden of...

Just send it over and i will bear the burden of finding "how", Rick. The "why" seems more obvious, although the tubes (barrels) sticking out in their ducts don't look much consitent. The center one...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 15th July 2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fernando
Traduttore, traditore... It looks as if the term...

Traduttore, traditore...
It looks as if the term lead is a multi meaning term; lead as for pista=track, lead as for levar=take (carry) something somewhere, lead as for guiding=leading the way, lead...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 15th July 2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fernando
Thank you Josť. See the fancy top of two of...

Thank you Josť. See the fancy top of two of them.


Thank you Alan; by the same order of ideas, the ones that extend the lead (or pen) by sliding side rings are also propelling pencils, as propelling...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 14th July 2017, 10:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fernando
None of these have the collet system. Number #3,...

None of these have the collet system. Number #3, #6 and #7 function by rotation of the top. Number #1, #2 and #4 have exterior side buttons to slide out (and in) the internal core. Number #2, the...
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 14th July 2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fernando
So that's the term i missed: mechanical (i knew...

So that's the term i missed: mechanical (i knew the pencil part); thanks much Wayne.
I now see at Wiki that Americans call them mechanical and the Brits call them propelling.
Forum: Ethnographic Miscellania 14th July 2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 289
Posted By fernando
A small collection of ... what do you call these ?

Some pure gold, some gold plated, some pure silver ...
From to 60 mm to 110 mm length.


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Forum: European Armoury 13th July 2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By fernando
That would be another myth, Marcus :o

That would be another myth, Marcus :o
Forum: European Armoury 12th July 2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By fernando
So it seems ... This part is called lengueta; it...

So it seems ...
This part is called lengueta; it has been subject of various legends, like its purpose being to let in air in the wound or for anointing it with poision; but it is no more than an...
Forum: European Armoury 12th July 2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By fernando
No Sir, :o...

No Sir, :o

http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showpost.php?p=217653&postcount=10
Forum: European Armoury 11th July 2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By fernando
Fantastic job, corrado :cool: .

Fantastic job, corrado :cool: .
Forum: European Armoury 10th July 2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By fernando
Beautiful lock, indeed Marcus. Good luck wth the...

Beautiful lock, indeed Marcus. Good luck wth the marks ID :cool: .
Forum: European Armoury 10th July 2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 452
Posted By fernando
Very heavy stuff; if you wish, send me a PM with...

Very heavy stuff; if you wish, send me a PM with your email address and i can try and send you a couple tomes each time. Maybe it works.

Abrazo
Forum: European Armoury 10th July 2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,163
Posted By fernando
There was one letter missing in the URL of the...

There was one letter missing in the URL of the link i posted, Neil; try again.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th July 2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,571
Posted By fernando
A rather opportune entry, Lee. ... And a very...

A rather opportune entry, Lee.
... And a very 'romantic' means to expose the carraca noise saga; not without a pretty fair dosis of realism, though.
Thanks for sharing that paper.
Forum: European Armoury 10th July 2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By fernando
Perhaps copying this thread to the Ethno section...

Perhaps copying this thread to the Ethno section will better discussion possibilties.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 10th July 2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 584
Posted By fernando
Perhaps copying this thread to the Ethno section...

Perhaps copying this thread to the Ethno section will better discussion possibilties.
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