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A team comes together to construct Leonardo da Vinci’s visionary image of a tank, fitted with 30 cannons that fire 360 degrees around the three ton machine.

Episodes

Episode 1

Armoured Tank

A team comes together to construct Leonardo da Vinci's visionary image of a tank, fitted with 30 cannons that fire 360 degrees around the three ton machine.

Episode 2

Siege Ladder

The crew attempts to build the Renaissance master's most massive design: a three-storey siege ladder. But mistakes during the build threaten to render it immobile.

Episode 3

Scythe Chariot

The team devotes their talent to recreating Leonardo's bladed chariot, but instead of using horsepower, the team updates the 15th century design with robot power.

Episode 4

Machine Gun

The team take a shot at building Da Vinci's multi-cannon machine gun, and in the grand finale, test out the 33 cannons.

Episode 5

Self-Propelled Carts

The team splits in half to build two self-propelled carts. They will find out just how accurate parts must be made in order for Da Vinci's inventions to work.

Episode 6

Catapult

The crew attempts to recreate a giant catapult and soon discovers manufacturing the bow that powers the device is more complicated than expected.

Episode 7

Air Screw

The crew faces its most complex build so far- the Air Screw - da Vinci's single wing, helicopter-like device. Will they be able to get his vision off the ground?

Episode 8

Crossbow Machine

The team builds the Crossbow Machine, a massive structure designed to automatically load four large crossbows. But has Val bitten off more than he can chew?

Episode 9

Double Shot Catapult

The build team takes on the massive Double Shot Catapult. But as the set-backs begin the project's success is in doubt tempers begin to flare.

Episode 10

Springald Cannon

The team attempts to recreate the 500-year old Springald Cannon design, which used a pre-fabricated cartridge loaded with gunpowder, primer and ammunition.