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    Rheinmetall (grad : 0-19) Need help with identification


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    At least Norway used this S/19 fuze, but I think many other countries too.

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    here is one S/17 on a 18 cm mortar shell but it has the same strange "1 mm" stamp (whatever it means):

    http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/thread...hlight=erhardt

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    Thank you !

    We also have another fuze on the following projectile , with the following markings :
    Markings (on top): XI
    RP 1910
    Markings (side) : P3
    Grad. 0-55
    Rheinmetall logo stamped on the projectile

    Again thanks & best regards ,

    55grad.jpg

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    Hello, very interesting shell in nice condition! With "RP" marking it should be norwegian (or at least accepted in Norway) for sure.

    I think it's for the 7,5 cm M/01 Erhardt field gun. It's possible that the 17 second fuze has the same burning time as the 55 hectometer fuze so maybe just the scale is different.

    Most probably the fuze in the following thread is for the HE Shell of the same gun:

    http://www.bocn.co.uk/vbforum/thread...109#post297109
    Last edited by Alpini; 3rd October 2018 at 12:34 AM.

 

 

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