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Old 11-04-2016, 09:00 AM
DesertDog DesertDog is offline
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Originally Posted by snfaulkner View Post
I'm trying to imagine a trebuchet capable of throwing a 60+ ton projectile waaaaaaaay away.
Truly. Last year the Department of Public Works at Burning Man fired a flaming piano* from a treb and the distance was . . . unimpressive.

*Not really shown in the video is the squad jumping on the debris to clean up the mess; it took them seven minutes.