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Weapons of the New Confederacy: Saber

September 26, 2007 Leave a comment

Model 1913 Cavalry Saber: “The Patton”

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Worn by officers in all branches of the NC military – and by troopers of the Mounted Rifles.

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Weapons of the New Confederacy: Pistol

September 26, 2007 1 comment

NC Pistol Model 40

 

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The standard side-arm of the New Confederacy.

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Weapons of the New Confederacy: SMG

September 25, 2007 1 comment

NC SMG: Model 7

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Decades of experience have allowed NC weaponsmiths to produce a weapon that is cheap and simple to manufacture. The receiver, barrel and magazine are made from steel tubing. There is little machining and there is no need for expensive stamping machinery. This is a common weapon among the New Confederacy’s Non-Commisioned Officers and the Krypteia.
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Weapons of the New Confederacy: 37mm Light Artillery

September 25, 2007 1 comment

NC 37mm Gun

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This weapon (based on a 1916 design) is a light artillery piece – intended primarily for infantry support and for defending the wealthier NC homesteads. It is meant to be used against enemy infantry, fortifications and light armored vehicles.
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Twin Port University – Flying Machine

September 18, 2007 Leave a comment

The TPU Flying Platform

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Like many societies, Twin Port University has its status or prestige to consider (and promote). In the post-collapse world of the 22nd Century, there are few capabilities more impressive than flight.

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Twin Port University: Outpost

September 11, 2007 Leave a comment

All along the watchtower

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Location: 5 miles north of Duluth, Minnesota

The photo is of a Twin Port University watchtower – one of the twelve that guard its frontiers
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Twin Port University: AFV (The Ontos)

September 11, 2007 2 comments

For a real-world history of the Ontos see here

 

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‘Good fences make good neighbors’ . And if your neighbor is Maxwell’s Militia then your best fence is a tank destroyer. Twin Port University operates a small force of Ontos Tank Destroyers (each equipped with 6 Recoilless Rifles).

see this link for real-world details on the vehicles
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