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Arms and Armour

Arms and Armour

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Bird suit of armor - Prague Castle

A long flintlock pistol, Pito Fiorentino, Brescia, Circa 1680

Riding Sword (Reitschwert). Date: 1599. Culture: German. | © 2015 Philadelphia Museum of Art | My Armoury

A combined sword and flintlock pistol originating from Germany, late 18th or early 19th century.

Mosquitos Skim the Waves

Common sword types

Developed in Paris and patented in the U.S. in 1862, Alphone Jarre's "breech-bar" system used a horizontal arrangement of pinfire chambers to supply repeating fire, which could be put to use on pistols, rifles, and even cannons. In operation, the bar is pre-loaded with 10 pinfire cartridges, all secured in place with a spring-retained bar, and is then advanced from chamber to chamber left to right by a push arm connected to the double action trigger.

Gen 1 to Gen 4 fighters: Nellis Heritage Flight

The Nock Gun, a seven-barrelled flintlock smoothbore firearm used by the Royal Navy during the early stages of the Napoleonic Wars. A type of volley gun for ship-to-ship fighting, but was limited because of the powerful recoil

Double barrel, exposed hammer shotgun pistol -

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War zone: Apache helicopters hover above a column of Army vehicles including Challenger 2 ...

Tank columns and Apache helicopters on Salisbury Plain

General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark v

Common shooting error chart


universe of chaos | jet fighter

the old and the new.. An RAF Eurofighter Typhoon and RAF Spitfire

/via Kemon01 #flickr #plane #1956 #USN #F7U #Cutlass

Grumman F9F Panther. In early 1953, with snow covering the deck of an aircraft carrier sailing off the coast of Korea.

F-4 Phantoms Vectoring to Intercept Bogey

universe of chaos | F-4 Phantoms Vectoring For Bogey

Short barrel 870

Colt Mustang PocketLite (info here: