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  • batonroundcollector's Avatar
    Today, 10:20 PM
    Little bump for this... anyone? Thanks :)
    4 replies | 1544 view(s)
  • Gspragge's Avatar
    Today, 09:36 PM
    Gspragge replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    A Dull Key hole saw with some missing teeth ~ :xd: I've seen heavy Orthopaedic instruments come back all bent to hell- the poor patient , one...
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • sksvlad's Avatar
    Today, 09:32 PM
    https://newjersey.craigslist.org/clt/d/boonton-handmade-soldiers-by-lynch/7034798643.html
    0 replies | 11 view(s)
  • sksvlad's Avatar
    Today, 09:30 PM
    sksvlad replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    I was actually thinking of a cigar hole punch, before Rick got me on that "ass-backwards" type of thinking:tinysmile_shy_t:
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • M8owner's Avatar
    Today, 08:32 PM
    M8owner replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    Add a saw, pinchers and some leeches and you would have a medical kit any Medieval barber would be proud to own.
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • M8owner's Avatar
    Today, 08:27 PM
    This thread has pictures of my projectile. http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/threads/89974-Canadian-M62A1-3-inch-AP-Round?highlight=canadian+inch
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • tankbarrell's Avatar
    Today, 08:07 PM
    I know Canada was making 76mm ammunition during the war, I have a 1944 dated Dominion Bridge case. We're they just making cases or complete...
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • Gspragge's Avatar
    Today, 07:03 PM
    We might have gotten them with the up gunned Shermans we bought for the Korean war along with Hyper velocity rounds, that would be my guess.
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • Eggburt1969's Avatar
    Today, 02:01 PM
    A better quality picture of the effect in air-burst mode against an aluminium alloy plate. Plus the effect of the 35 mm ABM/KETF projectile against a...
    12 replies | 3598 view(s)
  • M8owner's Avatar
    Today, 01:13 PM
    I have only seen three such examples with aluminum noses, and they all came out of Canada. I have one such green projectile with an aluminum nose,...
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • ron3350's Avatar
    Today, 10:54 AM
    Not much help so far but the marking IZ stands for the factory mark of United Izhorsk Factories (Izhorskie Zavody) St.Petersburg. Possibly a...
    2 replies | 184 view(s)
  • kiwieod's Avatar
    Today, 04:58 AM
    kiwieod replied to a thread Charge Demolition Slab L3A1 in Other
    very nice,i would like one myself if you find another
    1 replies | 109 view(s)
  • bacarnal's Avatar
    Today, 03:56 AM
    bacarnal replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    "This is the end, my only friend, the end...":rock:
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • HAZORD's Avatar
    Today, 03:31 AM
    They had both aluminum and steel. The ones I have are steel.
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • king ratgre's Avatar
    Today, 01:24 AM
    I posted picture of centre tube via attachment{which now will no longer open]. i will try to re post,,,but it definatly is magnetic..thanks for...
    2 replies | 260 view(s)
  • sksvlad's Avatar
    Today, 01:06 AM
    sksvlad replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    Good thing we have experts here who know (should I say) both ends of a coin.
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • bacarnal's Avatar
    Today, 12:37 AM
    bacarnal replied to a thread US 37mm WWI in Fuzes
    Steve, look at the "stickies" for projectiles, then "37mm, all others", that Gordon put up. It covers a lot of the fuzes. Most of the internals are...
    1 replies | 103 view(s)
  • 94thFS95's Avatar
    Today, 12:07 AM
    94thFS95 started a thread US 37mm WWI in Fuzes
    Does anyone have a collection of cutaways or technical drawings for the base fuses used in the US 37mm “1pdr” and 1 pdr. Heavy? I’d like to see...
    1 replies | 103 view(s)
  • pzgr40's Avatar
    Today, 12:03 AM
    An interesting addition tot he collection are these two 35x228 shells; Left the AHEAD (Advanced Hit Efficiency and Destruction), also named KETF...
    12 replies | 3598 view(s)
  • Alpini's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:49 PM
    Is it normal that they have an aluminium windshield? Have seen examples found in germany with steel windshield.
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • Gspragge's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:25 PM
    I think I read about the base fuze not working well in a rather depressing book about the Sherman tank and the slaughter of same and the stupidity...
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • Gspragge's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:22 PM
    Gspragge replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    When I worked sterilizing medical instruments we called this "The Bullet" so it's related, get a few Hemorrhoids and you will find out --- Just...
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • Slick's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:09 PM
    Slick replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    Bada boom!
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • HAZORD's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:52 PM
    HAZORD replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    Knowledge evidently covers both "ends". It's called an Innuendo, it's an Italian Suppository.
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • bacarnal's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:25 PM
    bacarnal replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    There's no "end" to the knowledge this forum has...:wink: By the way, oww...
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • bacarnal's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:15 PM
    Gordon, looking at it closer in the first picture, I do believe you are right that this is a re-work or late factory modification to the un-filled...
    17 replies | 350 view(s)
  • Slick's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:07 PM
    Slick replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    The "cinch" ring is a dead giveaway that this is the INSERTER MK1*. The MK2 was larger diameter which required a pull chain spot welded in place.
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • bacarnal's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:59 PM
    bacarnal replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    Well, if Rick isn't kidding:nurse: as to what it's use is, I guess it could be a projectile of a sort. I'd say that the lanyard would DEFINITELY be...
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • Slick's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:52 PM
    Slick replied to a thread Strange item in Identification
    I think it's used for inserting suppositories. Missing the lanyard.
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
  • sksvlad's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:26 PM
    sksvlad started a thread Strange item in Identification
    I found it in the midst of a large ammo collection in Allentown, Pennsylvania. I don't think it is ammo related, but who knows. It says "Brothers...
    12 replies | 203 view(s)
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