Our New Cheiroballista

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Our New Cheiroballista

Postby Nerva on Mon Apr 06, 2009 3:36 pm

Salvete Omnes!

Here's a few images of our new little toy. It's a Roman Cheiroballista (Kai-ro-ballista)...

Under wraps...
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What a beauty...
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The business end...
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Tiberius puts the slider into place...
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Winding back the slider...
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Time to fire...
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Bullseye...
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That last shot was one of mine and was a pure fluke. Everybody had a good few shots with the machine with varing degrees of success. The distance to target was 35m.
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Re: Our New Cheiroballista

Postby Nerva on Mon Apr 06, 2009 4:02 pm

Forgot this one...

Say hello to my little friend... :D
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Re: Our New Cheiroballista

Postby Maid-MarionRose on Mon Apr 06, 2009 8:23 pm

Such a brilliant and awe-some new toy!
Lovely shots!
:roll:
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Re: Our New Cheiroballista

Postby Nerva on Mon Apr 06, 2009 8:58 pm

Maid-MarionRose wrote:Such a brilliant and awe-some new toy!
Lovely shots!
:roll:


Boys will be boys...
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Re: Our New Cheiroballista

Postby pajo on Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:32 am

pretty pretty pretty..... why is it, that the more lethal something is, the prettier it is! :twisted:

by the way martin, so I notice some new poshness added to ur kit...? someone being a lil swish....? :P
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Re: Our New Cheiroballista

Postby Malo on Tue Apr 07, 2009 3:27 pm

Nerva wrote:
...(KAI-ro-ballista)...



It's nice you named it after me ;) :lol:
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