Catapult – Tips and concepts
Tips and Concepts
The catapult was invented in 399 AD but we don’t know by whom! This invention changed the way battles were fought because it meant that now machines were as important as men to achieve victory.
Did you know that some ropes used in catapults were made of horse tendons?
…And that the arm of the Trebuchet catapult could be 12 meters long and that the catapult itself had a height equivalent to a six floor building?