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Post  Grog on Thu Mar 03, 2016 9:22 am

Thought this was a good watch. Posted by Lancier on the Lordz site:

http://www.thelordz.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=15795&p=169700#p169700
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Post  Captal on Thu Mar 03, 2016 11:08 am

Excellent.  Thanks for posting.
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Post  Jeanathan on Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:03 pm

Kudos, Mike.

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Re: Experimental Archaeology re smoothbore musket accuracy

Post  Mr. Digby on Thu Mar 03, 2016 3:20 pm

Great links. I was unaware that the 1790s Prussian and Austrian drill systems did not include a priming stage. The change in drill for some battalions because of the new musket a short time before Austerlitz is an interesting fact as well.

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