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    British 18 Pounder Shrapnel

    Just finished this one ,took a long time to bring all the bits together ,the case is from E.W Bliss of the USA and has been reloaded a least once .Thanks to all the members of BOCN who have helped with advice and bits
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    Very nicely done!

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    Great job! It clearly shows the functioning of the shell.

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    Just to add the case was made by E.W.Bliss of Brooklyn,New York,in June 1916 ,has been scleroscoped (a type of x-ray) ,S with a punched dot once and low temperature annealed once, A with a punched dot.GRY I believe is Great Western Railway workshops where the case was reconditioned
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    That's a fantastic job, It has inspired me to have a go at one I have. The cordite looks the part and it's all been finished off really well, thanks for showing it.
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    Again another inspired to make a shrapnel shell cutaway, excellent work.

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