American Bomb Lance- Whaling Gun

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American Bomb Lance- Whaling Gun

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late 18th century

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it was a quick process until they made it efficient .

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Bet it had a kick in it's day, before the rust moth got at it
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[quote="cannontickler"]late 18th centuryquote]

But it's percussion. C19th surely?
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post 1830's, has to be.
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As seen on the US program about unit clearance specialists. (Can't recall the actual program name.)

The piece was test fired against a Water Melon with EPIC effect.
Nice kick to it too :D

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