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    Bofors sub-contractor NP?

    I have a 20 x 145R Bofors HE cartridge (for the Model 40 AA/AT gun) that has the Bofors monogram as well as a joined NP on the headstamp.
    I assume that NP were a Bofors sub-contractor, but could someone please tell me who they were?

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    OK, so I just got chided for not knowing who Norma was.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Darkman View Post
    OK, so I just got chided for not knowing who Norma was.
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    Darkman,

    Are saying NP = ÅB Norma Projektilfabrik, Sweden and Norma produced the casing for Bofors?

    Brian

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    Quote Originally Posted by bdgreen View Post
    Darkman,

    Are saying NP = ÅB Norma Projektilfabrik, Sweden and Norma produced the casing for Bofors?

    Brian
    Yes, I was advised that NP = NORMA Projectilfabrik in Amotfors, Sweden.

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    Lapua also recently ('90s) made the cases for the 20mm sub cal.,very similar to this one,the base having a few differences.
    LAPUAbofor20..jpg

 

 

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