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Old 22nd June 2012, 08:19 PM   #6
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No problem, 'Nando,

I should have been more precise:

As far as I know some Japanese matchlocks are fitted with spiral springs and others with conventional leaf springs.

I did not know which sort of spring the one illustrated by you featured.

Now that I saw the description I know.

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