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Yup - We Got The Trebuchet

TREBUCHET !

 

 

 

 

pulling the

winch cable

 

 

setting the

winch cable

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

winding up . .                                                 . . . and winding up . . .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

. . .  and winding up!

 

"Is it beer-thirty yet?"

 

 

clearing the shroud lines on the sling (very important!)

 

 

 

setting the

firing pin . . . 

 

 

 

. . . fully cocked!  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

loading the

projectile. . .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 . . . locked and loaded!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"FIRE IN THE HOLE!"

 

      PULL!                                                                        . . . beginning launch . . .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

.. . and . . .

 

 

 

 

 

. . . IN FLIGHT !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

my very special thanks to Jillian Olivares-Wiels

for these wonderful images!