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Old July 5, 2016, 11:26 AM   #1
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Homemade cannon explodes

Homemade cannon went boom and kills its maker. If you're going to make a cannon, use enough steel and keep your charges safe. Remember, it's for noise and smoke and not for repelling cavalry, infantry or counter-battery fire. Sorry, no picture of the homemade cannon at the link.

http://www.9and10news.com/story/3236...newaygo-county
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Old July 5, 2016, 12:20 PM   #2
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Darwin award possible.
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Old July 5, 2016, 12:24 PM   #3
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"Homemade cannon" covers a lot of ground, from a little 1/3 scale Ordnance Rifle with internal sleeve from a surplus 20mm barrel, to cast iron lawn decoration to another name for pipe bomb.
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Old July 6, 2016, 12:55 AM   #4
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This was a wild weekend for cannon enthusiasts - another one killed in Iowa -

http://wivb.com/2016/07/04/iowa-woma...nnon-explodes/
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Old July 6, 2016, 02:00 AM   #5
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did CANNONMAN make it through this weekend?
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