Check out this soda can-chucking mini mortar! (PHOTOS+VIDEO)

This is a super-cool project by /u/SirKeyboardCommando on Reddit. It’s a 45-percent scale model of a Civil War-era Coehorn mortar that fires cans filled with concrete.

You can see the whole write-up here.

Here’s the original:

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Here’s the mini getting made:

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“Took her down to the gun range to send some concrete filled cans skyward! That’s 250 grains Fg Goex and a Coke can full of concrete. They weigh somewhere around 1.75 pounds.”

Wouldn’t want to be downrange of Sir Keyboard Commando, that’s for sure.