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Firing a Cannon: Don't Lose Your Hand
Being a cannoneer may seem like a simple job, but reloading a cannon is actually a life-threatening job. 'The Weapon Hunter' host Paul Shull demonstrates the proper technique on a Civil War replica. From: THE WEAPON HUNTER: Civil War Cannons http://bit.ly/1N2e7wH