Welcome to the Inert Ordnance Collectors.

Activity Stream

Filter
Sort By Time Show
Recent Recent Popular Popular Anytime Anytime Last 24 Hours Last 24 Hours Last 7 Days Last 7 Days Last 30 Days Last 30 Days All All Photos Photos Forum Forums Blog Blogs Groups Groups
  • 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 | 375 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 | 1659 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...
    0 replies | 55 view(s)
  • TimG's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:05 PM
    TimG replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Here you are - TimG
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • 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
    15 replies | 417 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...
    15 replies | 417 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...
    15 replies | 417 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...
    9 replies | 523 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...
    9 replies | 523 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 | 375 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 | 537 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 | 59 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 | 537 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
    15 replies | 417 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.
    15 replies | 417 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
    15 replies | 417 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 | 375 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 | 98 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...
    15 replies | 417 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 | 537 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 06:10 PM
    Looks more like a repainted French or Dutch shell Regards, DJH
    2 replies | 98 view(s)
  • opus5150's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 05:53 PM
    Looking for some help establishing what type of round this is. All markings are included in the pictures attached. I was told it was a US M-17, but...
    2 replies | 98 view(s)
  • Listy's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 05:29 PM
    Listy replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Turned into an ashtray/desk tidy/umbrella stand?
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 05:28 PM
    pzgr40 replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    @ M8 owner, Would you be willing to sell it in case I cannot find one on this side of the pond?
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 05:23 PM
    pzgr40 replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    The discription with the shellcase is: On auction one inert British 95mm Tank Howitzer case (95x185R) WW2 dated Clear headstamps 95 MM I, LOT...
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • tankbarrell's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 05:16 PM
    tankbarrell replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    The seperate loading round was used in the infantry howitzer and SP Alecto. The projectiles were the same but the case is not. The seperate loading...
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 04:35 PM
    pzgr40 replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    Hi Listy, in my world of experience that's not pedantic at all. You just point out that I should be carefull and refrain from buying the first...
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • apfsds's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 03:20 PM
    Big Ordnance was started by an, IAA Member (Andrew D) many years ago. The link that, SLICK, posted is a totally separate entity, run by a father son...
    2 replies | 174 view(s)
  • Listy's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 02:16 PM
    Listy replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    I know this is pedantic in the extreme, But make sure you have the right shell! 95mm's came in two versions I believe, one was a complete round, the...
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
  • M8owner's Avatar
    26th May 2020, 01:48 PM
    M8owner replied to a thread 95mm shellcase in Projectiles
    There is one currently on Quickfire. I have a spare one, but it is in the US.
    15 replies | 417 view(s)
More Activity
Back to top