View Full Version : ID this please
December 31, 2010, 01:54 PM
A "musket" was used in a robbery in Newfoundland. Looking at it, I'm suspicious if it was even real. I'd like other member's opinion.
December 31, 2010, 02:30 PM
It sorta seems to be missing some parts.
Newfoundland is kind of like the red-headed stepchild of Canada, eh?
December 31, 2010, 02:33 PM
from the grainy video, it appears to be a non firing replica/toy musket. The barrel bands are too big and bright. Of course, it could just be that my glasses are dirty and I don't know what I'm talking about.
December 31, 2010, 02:55 PM
December 31, 2010, 03:11 PM
Don't want to say that I wished I could have been there so for now, have to say that it or most of it, looks unreal. Probably a poor replica. .... :barf:
Be Safe !!!
December 31, 2010, 06:49 PM
doesn't look like there's a lock on it
December 31, 2010, 08:55 PM
Maybe it's one of those British Martini rifles from the Zulu wars. Otherwise I'm with fingers (need new glasses and probably don't know nuthin' anyhows).
December 31, 2010, 10:38 PM
It's confirmed it's a fake. Link (http://news.gather.com/viewArticle.action?articleId=281474978858875)
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