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English translation: wheel-lock guns

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Swedish term or phrase:Hjullåsbössor
English translation:wheel-lock guns
Entered by: Helen Johnson
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21:21 Mar 15, 2007
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Swedish term or phrase: Hjullåsbössor
Anyone know what this type of gun is called in English, please? Saw an example picture on google but no idea of the name. Partner suggested flintlock, but that's a 'flintlåsbössa' elsewhere in the text.
Advice appreciated.
Helen Johnson
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wheel-lock guns
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Sven Petersson
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You're a star, Sven - now why didn't that come up when I googled it!
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5wheel-lock guns
Sven Petersson



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wheel-lock guns


    Reference: http://www.saf.org/journal/9_wheel.html
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You're a star, Sven - now why didn't that come up when I googled it!
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