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Forum: European Armoury Yesterday, 05:29 PM
Replies: 17
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Posted By fernando
Concerning caliber systems, to put it simply,...

Concerning caliber systems, to put it simply, this (American) system (.32 -.38 -.45) indicates the caliber in fractions (tenths) of an inch, resulting in that, if you multiply, for example, .38 by...
Forum: European Armoury Yesterday, 01:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 486
Posted By fernando
By the way ...

How old do you guys think this berdiche would be ?
Forum: European Armoury Yesterday, 12:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
I fully subscribe such preference, Will....

I fully subscribe such preference, Will. Specially when considering that this tasteless piece of weaponry may only surpass the category of a piece of rusted junk, if you are being by invaded by an...
Forum: European Armoury Yesterday, 11:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
Weird. Would it then mean that, if the .38 was...

Weird. Would it then mean that, if the .38 was fully operational, he would used if for what else ? :rolleyes:.



And René, aware of that, let him keep it ? or did he not notice that something so...
Forum: European Armoury 23rd June 2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
It is true that Naifeh & Smith, in their...

It is true that Naifeh & Smith, in their biographic work, refute the suicide as being a plausible argument. However, after reading a couple synopsis about their work versus a (more) plausible story,...
Forum: European Armoury 22nd June 2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
I will dare say that, while my theory was...

I will dare say that, while my theory was composed with feeble arguments, Naifeh & Smith findings are not less feeble, on what counts for the issue we have at hand; and calling them forensic is, i...
Forum: European Armoury 21st June 2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
Un-jumping to conclusions ... or stirring the pot !

Applying logic to how a fellow commits suicide, or suffers homicide, meets more coherence within CSI series than within reality. Such episodes can happen in the most bizarre conditions and...
Forum: European Armoury 21st June 2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
The way i, for one, view it... In the absence...

The way i, for one, view it...

In the absence of forensic evidence or documental proof that the gun auctioned is the one used in that sad episode, all we may admit is that it is possible, or...
Forum: European Armoury 20th June 2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By fernando
Van Gogh ... or a gun without DNA tests ...

Do you folks believe that a rusty crippled revolver sold in auction for a fortune was in fact the one used in Van Gogh's suicide/homicide?
... or was it one more dud to make big bucks with ?

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Forum: European Armoury 20th June 2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By fernando
Red face Questions of an ignorant in the matter ...

Such an elegant shape, this axe had in its glorious days !

The fascination for the morbid, which takes the common observer to conclude that, all such large axes are beheading instruments is, in the...
Forum: European Armoury 19th June 2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 160
Posted By fernando
Lightbulb An interesting thread to follow ...

An interesting thread started in the Ethno forum, to follow HERE (http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?p=241619#post241619)
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 19th June 2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 468
Posted By fernando
This is what i call my 'INVENTORY', which i have...

This is what i call my 'INVENTORY', which i have put up a several years ago, in a manner i found adequate with my collector profile.
The basic purpose is to have (A) a record, for what the word...
Forum: European Armoury 18th June 2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By fernando
As you well note Guy, countless variations and...

As you well note Guy, countless variations and hybrids found out there are some times close from astonishing or, if one prefers, do look unreal.
I would humbly advance that some particulars in this...
Forum: European Armoury 17th June 2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Yes, but a wounded may recover and return to...

Yes, but a wounded may recover and return to battle; thus a good enemy is a dead one.
I like the peas ... not loose, but with meat cubes and poached eggs.
Forum: European Armoury 17th June 2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Governor, history is profuse in narrating epic...

Governor, history is profuse in narrating epic episodes in that a handful of dudes defended a post from the assault of a zillion foes.
We know of some that would put Leonidas far back in the queue...
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 16th June 2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By fernando
Moved ... and title edited, as i though you...

Moved ... and title edited, as i though you wished, Alan :cool: .
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 15th June 2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,515
Posted By fernando
Coincidence ?

I wonder if these locals know why their place is called JAMDHAR...
Forum: European Armoury 14th June 2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Thumbs up Bienvenue

You are welcome to show us further acquisitions, Va Dixiane :cool: .
Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Wayne old chum, i know you are a well versed...

Wayne old chum, i know you are a well versed dude.
Grapeshot, reportedly (also) used in Sebastopol, has a 200 meters (minus) range. From this on, solid shot is used, which can reach with efficacy a...
Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Jim, what i read from Batjka is that these...

Jim, what i read from Batjka is that these ammunitions were potentially caught in the Crimean war scenario, but intentionally for the making of setups to sell as souvenirs.
You might have missed or...
Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Sure thing Batjka; that is something i did not...

Sure thing Batjka; that is something i did not think of doubting.
Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
Spoke too soon ... This one even has articulated...

Spoke too soon ...
This one even has articulated features.


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Forum: European Armoury 13th June 2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
If i may Jim, not all of us get carried in the...

If i may Jim, not all of us get carried in the same direction ... in this case when it is about electing one's topic collateral inputs.


Call it instead a little hesitation, before i figured out...
Forum: European Armoury 12th June 2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
The reality or fantasy of (photo) press.

Jim, in trying to relate your post & pictures with the ongoing topic, the closest i can get is that you are suggesting that the discussed setup is not an isolated personal memorandum but a...
Forum: European Armoury 12th June 2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 877
Posted By fernando
So .. it was Cyrillic, after all :cool: .

So .. it was Cyrillic, after all :cool: .
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