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Project by olegahg posted 10-05-2017 02:26 AM 1913 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cannon shoots 1/4” bearings using black powder.





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woodbutcherbynight

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#1 posted 10-05-2017 03:29 AM

At what???

Nice work!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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PaulDoug

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#2 posted 10-05-2017 02:47 PM

Looks great! I’d love to see a video of it being shot.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#3 posted 10-05-2017 04:03 PM

This is a very nice model cannon.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 10-05-2017 04:21 PM

Very Nice!

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#5 posted 10-06-2017 11:00 AM

Very well made, both woodworking part as well as metal working part.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 10-06-2017 02:35 PM

WOW …neat …How far does it shoot bearings ? ....GREAT JOB :<))

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oldnovice

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#7 posted 10-06-2017 08:09 PM

I guess we will need to search Google for some 4 inch pirates!
Is the barrel aluminum? Nice little canon, now build the ship it fits!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#8 posted 10-07-2017 02:19 AM

nice little project!

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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olegahg

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#9 posted 10-07-2017 03:06 AM



I guess we will need to search Google for some 4 inch pirates!
Is the barrel aluminum? Nice little canon, now build the ship it fits!

- oldnovice


yes sir its aluminum

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oldnovice

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#10 posted 10-07-2017 05:39 AM

And, don’t call me sir!
It makes me feel old.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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53rdcard

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#11 posted 10-07-2017 03:20 PM

clearly you made the wood part and it looks great, did you also make the metal part (the actual canon) or did you buy it, and if you bought it, where might one find such a thing, cause that is very interesting.

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olegahg

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#12 posted 10-08-2017 02:51 AM


clearly you made the wood part and it looks great, did you also make the metal part (the actual canon) or did you buy it, and if you bought it, where might one find such a thing, cause that is very interesting.

- 53rdcard


I have a friend who is a machinist he makes different size cannons

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#13 posted 10-11-2017 02:56 PM

Way kewl, a friend of mine made one a bit bigger then this years ago and it shot 22 long riffle, scary LOL

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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