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    Hello, another Brit...

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    Joulesbee
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    Hello, another Brit...

    Post by Joulesbee on Tue Dec 18, 2012 4:32 am

    Hi everyone,
    sort of fell across this site whilst researching crossbows. I was really surprised by the quality of the forum content, so signed straight up. My background is in engineering, but as a child I used to make crossbow's out of sticks and other bits and bobs. Now some 40yrs later I am after updating my childhood skills with a bit more technical know how. Smile

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    Re: Hello, another Brit...

    Post by kenh on Tue Dec 18, 2012 6:23 am

    Welcome Joules! What part of England? This is certainly the place to update those childhood skills with some serious medieval and modern tech-nowledge.
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    Re: Hello, another Brit...

    Post by Joulesbee on Tue Dec 18, 2012 7:52 am

    Yorkshire, though born over the boarder here in Derbyshire.

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