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PostSubject: I was wondering.   Sun May 20, 2018 3:05 pm

Eric and Dylan had multiple gun battles with the Police, why didn't they use their Pipe Bombs on them? Certainly that would of done more damage than their guns could.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Sun May 20, 2018 3:56 pm

i assume that trying to throw them they could get all shaky and drop them or expose themselves too much

also they'd have to be really good at throwing and some of their pipe bombs didn't even explode
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Sun May 20, 2018 3:58 pm

Maybe they didn't feel they could make the distance. Reenactments seem to suggest they were bobbing around the windows as opposed to standing full on in the frame; odd position to throw things.

Or maybe they were just aware of how many pipe bombs weren't working.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Sun May 20, 2018 5:48 pm

Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 4:13 am

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Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.

The very first pipe bomb they tossed failed to do anything. Says a lot about their craftsmanship.

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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 4:18 am

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Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.
LOL you pretty much summed it up. They brought in 99....not a single one was used to injure not one person.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 7:19 am

@QuestionMark wrote:
@Ziamber II wrote:
Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.

The very first pipe bomb they tossed failed to do anything. Says a lot about their craftsmanship.


Indeed it does. Does anyone know off the top of their head what the success/fail rate was on the explosives? scratch
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 8:29 am

I think the bombs did some damage to the building, and that could have caused indirect injuries but I think they were mostly scare tactics

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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 8:36 am

@Lizpuff wrote:
I think the bombs did some damage to the building, and that could have caused indirect injuries but I think they were mostly scare tactics


Agreed. In my opinion the crickets were basically only used as a scare tactic. They were the most useless, mostly only causing noise, smoke, etc.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 8:39 am

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I think the bombs did some damage to the building, and that could have caused indirect injuries but I think they were mostly scare tactics

Especially since Eric was super confident his propane bombs would work. He probably didn’t worry as much about his small ones.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 1:14 pm

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Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.

The very first pipe bomb they tossed failed to do anything. Says a lot about their craftsmanship.


Indeed it does. Does anyone know off the top of their head what the success/fail rate was on the explosives? scratch

You mean which ones actually went off and which ones didn't? Cause if you mean "which ones successfully hurt someone" the answer is "none".

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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 1:30 pm

@QuestionMark wrote:
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@QuestionMark wrote:
@Ziamber II wrote:
Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.

The very first pipe bomb they tossed failed to do anything. Says a lot about their craftsmanship.


Indeed it does. Does anyone know off the top of their head what the success/fail rate was on the explosives? scratch

You mean which ones actually went off and which ones didn't? Cause if you mean "which ones successfully hurt someone" the answer is "none".


I meant the ones that actually worked compared to the ones that ended up being duds.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 6:16 pm

Could the crickets do any damage? Im guessing the c02 canister doesnt have much steel

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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Mon May 21, 2018 7:40 pm

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Probably because there pipe bombs were completley useless.

Exactly it was just like firecracker, they didn´t do shit.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Tue May 22, 2018 6:34 am

eldigato wrote:
Could the crickets do any damage? Im guessing the c02 canister doesnt have much steel

They were noise makers at best, just loud booms.
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:55 am

they threw one that sprayed dirt into the faces of some police or swat, but no shrapnel
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PostSubject: Re: I was wondering.   Wed Jun 06, 2018 3:29 pm

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they threw one that sprayed dirt into the faces of some police or swat, but no shrapnel
I'm not going to take your word for it.
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