Napoleon Series Archive 2009

Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
In Response To: Re: Cannister and Hail Shot ()

What I hadn't appreciated until I read Stephen's post about the differences in range & effectiveness of balls packed into a bag as compared to a tin can. Might be a bit pedantic but my scientific background prods my curiosity. A better understanding by artillerymen of the time could have led to better designed canister so it might not be such an academic question.

However you are right that without a modern, rigorous experiment we are unlikely to have a conclusive answer.

Peter.

Messages In This Thread

Howitzers
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers - for Kevin to answer
Re: Howitzers
Ere wie ere toekomt
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister *LINK*
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Case Shot
Re: Case Shot
Re: Case Shot
Re: Case Shot
Re: Case Shot
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister *LINK*
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Prussian Ordnance and Artillery
Re: Prussian Ordnance and Artillery
Prussian Ordnance not of the 7YW
Re: Prussian Ordnance not of the 7YW
Re: Prussian Ordnance not of the 7YW
Re: Prussian Ordnance not of the 7YW
Line or Guard Artillery
Re: Line or Guard Artillery
French artillery tactical doctrine
Re: French artillery tactical doctrine
Re: French artillery tactical doctrine
French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Doctrine vs Common Practice
Re: Doctrine vs Common Practice
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Materials by Hermann von Müller.
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica *LINK*
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Arrows in the Quiver
Friedland, 1807 by Maj. A. F. Becke, RA.
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
Re: French Artillery Commanders and Tactica
absence of evidence is not evidence of absence
Re: French artillery tactical doctrine
Re: French artillery tactical doctrine
The British gunner by J. Morton Spearman.
Re: The British gunner by J. Morton Spearm
Re: The British gunner by J. Morton Spearm
Re: The British gunner by J. Morton Spearm
Re: The British gunner by J. Morton Spearm
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Re: Howitzers and Canister
The Null Hypothesis
Re: The Null Hypothesis
Re: Howitzers and Canister
Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Re: Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Re: Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Re: Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Re: Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Different constructions of cannister
Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Sources
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Which particular design???
M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Trick Phrase. :\
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
System AnXI
Re: System AnXI
Re: System AnXI
Re: System AnXI
French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
M1775 Garrison Guns
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Asked and Answered...
Re: Asked and Answered...
Re: Asked and Answered...
Superiority?????
Re: Superiority?????
Re: Superiority?????
Techology changes over 50 years
Re: Techology changes over 50 years
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
So 25 is better than 20 interesting *NM*
Conundrums...
Re: Conundrums...
Re: Conundrums...
Quoting from Adye 1801
Re: Quoting from Adye 1801
Re: Quoting from Adye 1801
Re: Conundrums...
Re: Conundrums...
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: French Artillery of 1824
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Re: M1765 Cannister from De Scheel
Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Problems of translation
Re: Problems of translation
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Thank you for this summary.
Re: Thank you for this summary.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
White metal = tinned iron
Re: White metal = tinned iron
Re: White metal = tinned iron
Re: White metal = tinned iron
Re: White metal = tinned iron
Dollezcek (1872)
Things melt especially when heated. *LINK*
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Things melt especially when heated.
Re: Which particular design???
French Experimental Design
Re: French Experimental Design
Re: French Experimental Design
Re: Which particular design???
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Re: Canister
Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Forming square from column
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Re: Guard infantry operated in 8 pelotons
Ducking a Canister Can
Re: Ducking a Canister Can
Re: Ducking a Canister Can
Re: Ducking a Canister Can
Re: Ducking a Canister Can
Re: Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Re: Quote from De Scheel (1800)
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot *LINK*
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Spherical Case [Shrapnell]
Re: Spherical Case [Shrapnell]
Re: Spherical Case [Shrapnell]
Re: Spherical Case [Shrapnell]
Kartätschkugeln *LINK*
Re: Kartätschkugeln
Re: Kartätschkugeln
Light and Heavy Cannister
Re: Light and Heavy Cannister
Re: Light and Heavy Cannister
Re: Light and Heavy Cannister *LINK*
Re: Spherical Case [Shrapnell]
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Re: Cannister and Hail Shot
Canister = basket
Re: Canister = basket
On the Use of Field Artillery on Service.
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers
Re: Howitzers
Spherical Case [Shrapnell]
Re: Howitzers