Former members of a biker gang from the 50s are being decapitated, and a key witness claims that the murders are being committed by a headless figure on a motorcycle wielding a sword. Kolchak pieces the story together and finds that the specter is out to avenge his death due to some rather unusual circumstances surrounding his burial. Written by
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When Kolchak is at the museum's French Revolution display, there is a guillotine which fails to operate properly. The reason it doesn't work is because it isn't weighted properly. If you look closely, the rope is simply attached to the blade itself. A true guillotine blade was attached to a mouton, a metal weight which weighed 66 pounds; combined with the weight of the blade, this ensured a swift, clean cut. See more
The headless motorcyclist appears to have stood close to nine feet all before being decapitated. See more