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    C219 box handles

    Anyone know why the C219 boxes have the offset/asymmetrical handles?
    Most other boxes have them centally placed on the side.
    The first picture is the box upside down, so the handles can be seen.


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    I guess it s because the load of large 4 rd clips of 40mm bofors clips isnt evenly spread and to carry the box level the handles are diametrically opposed

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    The C219 holds 24 individual rounds in paper tubes. Those are evenly laid out. The C216 holds the clips of four and is externally identical to the C219. I suspect it is more for when a box is half full, particularly when the cartridges have been taken from one side only.
    Last edited by tankbarrell; 4th July 2022 at 08:47 PM.

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