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  • HAZORD's Avatar
    Today, 02:51 PM
    HAZORD replied to a thread POM-2 Variants in Submunitions
    http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/threads/86973-POM-2s-POM-2P-amp-POM-2?highlight=minefield
    3 replies | 34 view(s)
  • jvollenberg's Avatar
    Today, 02:37 PM
    jvollenberg replied to a thread POM-2 Variants in Submunitions
    I understood the German. I am looking for something outside of Wikipedia that says these are real. Wikipedia isn't a good source of information. It...
    3 replies | 34 view(s)
  • Asdapuff's Avatar
    Today, 02:08 PM
    Thank you...that's a very interesting picture and appreciate you posting it.
    4 replies | 289 view(s)
  • Asdapuff's Avatar
    Today, 02:08 PM
    Thank you...I should have been more specific...I was trying to find out markings on the mortar tube...I have seen some just plain green and others...
    4 replies | 289 view(s)
  • Bellifortis's Avatar
    Today, 01:36 PM
    Bellifortis replied to a thread POM-2 Variants in Submunitions
    Hi Joe, i don't know if you understand German. It just says in the article that these 2 versions, which have to be manually laid, come without the...
    3 replies | 34 view(s)
  • jvollenberg's Avatar
    Today, 12:31 PM
    I am having a hard time verifying something on Wikipedia (yeah I know). The POM-2-SIP-2R and POM-2-SIP-2P are POM-2 variants found on the German...
    3 replies | 34 view(s)
  • MINENAZ16's Avatar
    Today, 09:27 AM
    Hello, The french 155mm you show is a model 1915 FA ("Font Aciérée"). Usually fitted with "gaine" model 1915 40mm/55mm A or A2 (flat). A same...
    1 replies | 94 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    Today, 09:26 AM
    pzgr40 replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Many HE shells had a smoke boxx to observe the point of impact. It was denoted on the outside of the shell with a green circle with tghe letter A or...
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • Nabob's Avatar
    Today, 08:53 AM
    Nabob replied to a thread WW2 German Driving Bands in Projectiles
    I have not more info on the KPS band manufacture. The FES bands were made of mixture of "granulated" and "mechanical" (mechanicaly manufactured)...
    10 replies | 560 view(s)
  • Listy's Avatar
    Today, 08:53 AM
    Listy replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    So the 95mm is a dual purpose round? Smoke and HE effects?
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • charley777's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:55 PM
    Thank you Alpini So now i really think we know what this case was for. Primer is 14mm diameter. Great information . That is an interesting...
    10 replies | 398 view(s)
  • SG500's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:11 PM
    SG500 replied to a thread Old fuze in Fuzes
    I picked up another of these old fuzes recently and have a question for the experts. The fuze in the first posting to this thread has 2 sets of 13 ...
    4 replies | 1676 view(s)
  • starshell's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:08 PM
    Hello all, I have a French 155mm Mle 1914 HE shell with an adaptor fitted (removeable) which I don't think is correct for the shell. The threaded...
    1 replies | 94 view(s)
  • TimG's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:05 PM
    TimG replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Here you are - TimG
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  • RichardB's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:37 PM
    RichardB replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Pretty certain I have a spare if you get no luck
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:54 PM
    pzgr40 replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Thanks for all the awnsers. It does help. Now I understand there is a long bushing running down the shellbody , with a smokepellet in the lower part...
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • Vasco Da Gama's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:26 PM
    Vasco Da Gama replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    I thought to post a couple of pictures of both types of 95mm case mentioned in the thread. The long case, fixed ammunition for the tank gun and the...
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:38 AM
    One of the interesting things is that when you heat up an armour piercing shell with a -sintered- FES drivingband for the purpose of annealing...
    10 replies | 560 view(s)
  • Nabob's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:23 AM
    Nabob replied to a thread WW2 German Driving Bands in Projectiles
    Good source of information on driving band types and uses is the D 460 Geschossrigbuch There are 5 main types of driving bands listed in this...
    10 replies | 560 view(s)
  • Alpini's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:45 AM
    Alpini replied to a thread 75. X 330R headstamp ID in Cartridges
    I think it does because there was a Mle. 1898 too. My french is really bad or with other words not existant but I think the text says that the Mle....
    10 replies | 398 view(s)
  • sgdbdr's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:43 AM
    sgdbdr replied to a thread British army Booby Trap set in Other
    Catalogues for Koryo Pyrotechnics : https://www.kpyro.com/bbs/board.php?bo_table=us_brochure
    14 replies | 559 view(s)
  • JamesSmith's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:39 AM
    Looking to buy any US WW2 land mines if available - M2’s, M7’s, you name it... let me know what you have - or feel free to message me. cheers,...
    0 replies | 66 view(s)
  • kiwieod's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:20 AM
    kiwieod replied to a thread British army Booby Trap set in Other
    very nice,is the manufacturer still ME (marybigong?) I cant even say the name of that place let alone spell it!) in Australia.they must have a good...
    14 replies | 559 view(s)
  • Big Dave's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:13 AM
    Big Dave replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Hi DJH i think i have a spare ,i will have a look today
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • M8owner's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 10:57 PM
    M8owner replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Here are my two cases waiting for an HE and a smoke projectile. Both are 204mm. I had a third one, but I now think I sold it a few years ago.
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • womble's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 09:53 PM
    womble replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Hi pzgr40 and listy, tankbarrell the case I have is 204mm please see pics, cheers womble
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • charley777's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 09:48 PM
    OK thanks Hoeksel Have remeasured the case .... Length 330.8 mm Rim 91.9 mm ..attached photo of stepped rim. So if it's a Model...
    10 replies | 398 view(s)
  • opus5150's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 09:11 PM
    Thanks! Was leaning towards French or maybe Italian... I meant to add that the shell came to me without any paint at all on it. What's on there now...
    2 replies | 103 view(s)
  • tankbarrell's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 07:03 PM
    tankbarrell replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    That would explain the lack of crimps! I've just measured a 95mm case, which is actually nearer 204mm overall, the bottom of the crimp indent is at...
    17 replies | 474 view(s)
  • sgtlynn's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 06:48 PM
    sgtlynn replied to a thread British army Booby Trap set in Other
    here are a couple more to look for, Korean versions. Don't expect these will be easy to find............
    14 replies | 559 view(s)
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