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  • reccetrooper's Avatar
    14th September 2020, 04:24 PM
    Channel 4 TV (in the UK) a new series starting tonight at 20:00. ‘Inside the Bomb Squad’
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  • doppz92's Avatar
    10th September 2020, 09:20 PM
    Hi, I don't remember where I brought this from, I think it was from a trip to the States a quarter of a century ago (but I still feel very young...
    10 replies | 973 view(s)
  • Fusse2004's Avatar
    23rd August 2020, 06:41 PM
    Hello everyone out there! I have questions for you again! Who knows this adapter with a German bomb fuze Z 66. For which bombs was it used? I...
    7 replies | 1550 view(s)
  • wichitaslumlord's Avatar
    20th September 2020, 05:40 AM
    I just returned home from the Chickasha Oklahoma Militaria Show. Despite the pandemic, over 300 tables were filled with militaria collectables of...
    12 replies | 373 view(s)
  • EnfieldMills's Avatar
    5th September 2020, 03:14 PM
    Afternoon All, I bought this from a private collection at the beginning of the year (someone who has been selling his WW1 collection after years...
    9 replies | 674 view(s)
  • BMG50's Avatar
    31st August 2020, 10:42 AM
    Years ago i found quite a few complete parts of the fuze container for a 69 grenade thinking that they at the time were some type of electrical light...
    9 replies | 608 view(s)
  • Dwight's Avatar
    1st September 2020, 07:03 PM
    This gyroscope was found on the seabed nearby the Norwegian town of Bergen by divers. All iron parts are gone (except one relic part) but the brass...
    8 replies | 627 view(s)
  • MINENAZ16's Avatar
    17th September 2020, 08:15 PM
    Hello, I found today fired cartridges No9 Mk2 and No10 Mk3 for starting aircraft engines (brass case in container with designation markings). I'm...
    8 replies | 301 view(s)
  • 94thFS95's Avatar
    5th September 2020, 10:14 PM
    94thFS95 started a thread US 37mm M52? in Projectiles
    Has anyone ever heard of, or happen to have a US 37mm M52 “Bore Test” projectile or cartridge? This one is in an M16 case, though I can’t verify...
    7 replies | 692 view(s)
  • Dwight's Avatar
    6th September 2020, 02:36 PM
    Dwight started a thread 20mm projectile in Projectiles
    This is a 20mm projectile but there is no markings/colour on it. Is it possible to tell what type of projectile I have here?
    7 replies | 644 view(s)
  • SG500's Avatar
    5th September 2020, 12:35 PM
    A bit of an impulse buy and totally outside my area of collecting. I find the technology in making something like this fascinating. What a huge...
    6 replies | 713 view(s)
  • EnfieldMills's Avatar
    29th August 2020, 03:24 PM
    EnfieldMills started a thread Low Order Mills in Grenades
    I have been lucky to come across these two Mills. Both of which were low order detonation. How common was this during WW1? Luke
    7 replies | 592 view(s)
  • ColeG's Avatar
    3rd September 2020, 12:50 PM
    Hi all, i have what i believe to be a 4inch naval gun casing. picked up at auction Measurements Bottom: 5 1/4 inch Length: 20 1/4 inch Top:...
    9 replies | 374 view(s)
  • Dwight's Avatar
    5th September 2020, 01:47 PM
    This is a case for the Skoda 220 mm howitzer and it was found in the region of Narvik, Norway. The howitzer was brought there by the Germans during...
    8 replies | 446 view(s)
  • Cjbobrow's Avatar
    19th September 2020, 04:37 PM
    The aerial rocket developed by Sous-Lieutenant Yves Le Prieur in May 1915 were used by pilots to attack tethered German observation balloons. ...
    10 replies | 321 view(s)
  • jvollenberg's Avatar
    3rd September 2020, 06:21 PM
    jvollenberg started a thread M118A1B1 Code in Projectiles
    Looking for the manufacturer of the M118A1B1. I think it is US, but cannot find that code in our books. CODE: KGM Thanks, Joe
    8 replies | 409 view(s)
  • Dwight's Avatar
    17th September 2020, 05:28 PM
    I have this RAOS (dated January 1946) which deals with chemical warfare ammunition. I just would like to share a plate which shows the typical...
    7 replies | 373 view(s)
  • SG500's Avatar
    12th September 2020, 01:33 PM
    SG500 started a thread Plastic butterfly in Tip Offs
    I'm never quite sure about the wave of plastic that appears to be infiltrating our area of collecting, but this is the first time I've seen a plastic...
    6 replies | 475 view(s)
  • jvollenberg's Avatar
    3rd September 2020, 06:19 PM
    jvollenberg started a thread Firing Device in Mines
    I am looking for some information on the firing device in the picture. Joe
    4 replies | 636 view(s)
  • Alpini's Avatar
    11th September 2020, 10:07 PM
    Alpini started a thread unknown fuze or booster? in Fuzes
    Hello, even after some evenings of searching I am unable to identify this unknown object - I don't even hve the smalles idea. It has been cut...
    4 replies | 710 view(s)
  • earni74's Avatar
    7th September 2020, 12:48 PM
    Does anyone have information on the case Stamp "encircled (T)" on this case, thanks
    5 replies | 511 view(s)
  • Vasco Da Gama's Avatar
    27th August 2020, 11:46 AM
    Thanks to Alpini when I saw this case I knew it was for the Krupp mountain gun of the late 1890’s which saw service in WW1 with at least German,...
    5 replies | 609 view(s)
  • Tullybane's Avatar
    1st September 2020, 01:03 PM
    Hi Everyone, Firstly I am new to the forum so if this in in the wrong section my apologies. I collect WW1 era fuses and shells but I'm not an...
    6 replies | 391 view(s)
  • Petrock's Avatar
    4th September 2020, 03:12 PM
    Hello all, I am looking for a good source of interpreting British Artillery Ammunition stampings. We frequently have various Pdr projos found...
    3 replies | 681 view(s)
  • SG500's Avatar
    7th September 2020, 08:23 PM
    SG500 started a thread Explosive fly in Other
    WOW! https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-54051423
    5 replies | 274 view(s)
  • greif's Avatar
    6th September 2020, 08:00 PM
    greif started a thread Unknown T & P fuze in Fuzes
    Would anyone know what type of fuze this is? I think it is Belgian but I am not sure. The upper percussion pellet is missing. Overall length: 80 mm...
    3 replies | 550 view(s)
  • doppz92's Avatar
    10th September 2020, 08:59 PM
    Hi, I have this 47mm Type-1 Japanese case and wondered if someone could translate the headstamps (sorry if they are upside down, I haven't got a clue...
    3 replies | 511 view(s)
  • doppz92's Avatar
    20th September 2020, 03:07 PM
    Hi, I have this 37mm shell, which I'm told is French. However, it doesn't fit any of the ones I know. It's pretty long, 106mm and has 2 large driving...
    7 replies | 180 view(s)
  • jvollenberg's Avatar
    31st August 2020, 02:19 PM
    jvollenberg started a thread Sweden m/18 in Identification
    I am trying to find information and images of a Tillsatsing m/18. I have no idea what it is other than it is Swedish. Any help would be great....
    6 replies | 244 view(s)
  • jvollenberg's Avatar
    10th September 2020, 12:53 PM
    jvollenberg started a thread L21a1 in Other
    Here is a L21A1 slab charge … I know something is missing in the factory code, can someone fill it in for me? I have the UR portion. Joe
    4 replies | 341 view(s)
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