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From:     "Thomas O. Magann Jr." <tomjr@???.com>
Date:     Thu, 14 Dec 95 13:58:42 PST
Subject:  Re: Exploding Cannonballs
>    My friend, who spawned this, said that the cannoball was filled with
>blackpowder, flint and such.  When the ball hit something the
>compression/warping caused an internal iginition, resulting in an explosion.
>The problem with this seems to be a high level of randomness in whether the
>ball is going to explode.  He didn't know the odds.
>    Don't know how accurate he was, but it sounds feasible...

Just REALLY expensive in smokepowder costs.


Thank You For Your Time,

Thomas O Magann Jr
http://www.sfo.com/~tomjr/

<tomjr@???.com> or my back-up: <TMagann@???.com>




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SubjectFromDate (UTC)
Exploding Cannonballs    Leroy Van Camp III    14 Dec 1995 03:35:29
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Thomas O. Magann Jr.    14 Dec 1995 03:45:04
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Ken Lipka    14 Dec 1995 12:47:47
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Leroy Van Camp III    14 Dec 1995 13:16:26
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Paul Westermeyer    14 Dec 1995 17:34:17
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Eugene Shumu1insky    14 Dec 1995 19:24:45
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Thomas O. Magann Jr.    14 Dec 1995 21:58:42
Re: Exploding Cannonballs    Leroy Van Camp III    14 Dec 1995 23:33:47

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