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Old 9th July 2017, 11:15 AM   #1
Andi
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Default Shooting reconstructed medieval Bombards

Last week I had the opportunity to to attend the shooting of a reconstructed medieval bombard of the fellow reenactment society Albrechts Bössor from Sweden at Middelaldercentret Nyköbing in Denmark. Especially the 1.000 g Load was the loudest bang I heard in my life so far - despite wearing ear protectors. The bombard weights about 300 kg and was reconstructed after an original from the city of Cologne.

Bombard with 500 g powder load
https://youtu.be/G8fvueTCaOE

And the same with a 1000 g powder load
https://youtu.be/mdkmpPWpT68
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