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December 30, 2004

Catapults, Trebuchets and Ballistas

Scout constructed siege engines- catapults, trebuchets etc.
 
 
Release timing - optimum sling release point on a trebuchet

 
Ballistic weapons are potentially dangerous. Some of these projects can fire projectiles hundreds of feet. Ensure that safety procedures are followed at all times- make sure your firing range is clear and that the projectiles used are not likely to cause damage (water balloons or flour bombs are recommended)
 

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