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    German manufacturing codes

    HI!
    I found a new book about the history of German manufacturing codes. Language english/german. I bought the book at a gun-show in Germany. I did not see such a book so far yet.Very interesting for each collector, who asks about codes in military forums.
    29.90 ? 504 pages
    DEUTSCHE FERTIGUNGSKENNZEICHEN Author Michael Heidler
    by ggbuch@web.de

    Contents
    The evolution and application of production codes
    The secret armament code letters, code numbers and abbreviations 1925 ?1940
    Encoded years of production
    The letter code system 1940 ? 1945
    Other code systems
    Reaction of the Allies
    The problems of assignment and localisation
    Abbrevations and some Tips for the Reader
    Armament factories supplying the Army until 1927
    Armament factories supplying the Navy until 1927
    Permitted armament factories starting 1927
    Abbrevations for company names starting 1936
    Encoded years of production starting in 1925
    Production codes allocated to the suppliers of K98 parts
    Production marks for powder and explosives manufacturers
    Dates of issue of production code-lists for arms, ammunition and equipment
    Branch identy characters of the Reichszeugmeisterei (State Master of Ordnance)
    RZM-number of metal manufacturers


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    Re:German manufacturing codes

    Nice one!,
    thanks for the tip.

    waff

 

 

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