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British Ordnance Collectors Network

ORDNANCE Posts discussing EOD procedures or making Inert procedures will be removed as per our site rules.

Bombs

Airdropped weapons
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Bomb Fuzes, Pistols etc

discussion and identification of bomb fuzes, pistols etc.
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Projectiles

Discussion and identification of all sized projectiles
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Fuzes

Fuzes for NON airdrop weapons
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Grenades

Discussion and Identification of grenades
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Mortars

Discussion and identification of mortar rounds
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Mines

Anti Tank, Anti Personnel and associated components
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Rockets

Rockets, Bazooka, Missiles etc
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Underwater Ordnance

Torpedos, mines, depth charges etc.
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Submunitions

Discussion and identification of all submunitions
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Cartridges

Cartridges,Headstamps, etc.
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Small Arms Ammunition

Rifle or pistol ammunition posts
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Experimental Munitions

For experimental items
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Cutaways

post your sectioned ordnance here ,it doesnt matter if its your first attempt at a cutaway or if its a factory produced example
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Ammunition Packaging and Containers

Ammunition packaging and associated items
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Identification

Post your unidentified items here ,maybe someone can help with a positive id
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Other

For any other ordnance or militaria related topics
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Restoration and Preservation

Show your restoration projects here ,works in progress ,give your advice to other members if you know any tips/tricks of the trade in returning that rusty lump to its original condition
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Spotting Fake/Reproduction Items

This section is purely for members to learn how to recognise Fake/Repro items and if possible to compare alongside genuine items.
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Relics and Wrecks

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Members Collections

Share your collection with other members ,whether its one item or a garage full, post your pictures here
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Guns, Boats & Vehicles

Artillery Guns and weapons systems, Military boats and vehicles discussions.
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Trench Art

Decorative items made by soldiers, prisoners of war or civilians, e.g. shell & bullet casings.
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Places to visit

Recommended places to visit.
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Military Modelling

For those with an interest in miniatures and model construction.
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OFF TOPIC CHAT

Off Topic Discussions etc

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  1. Funny Stuff !
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SALES AND SWAPS Sell and swap your unwanted/spare militaria here

Tip Offs

Seen something bargain priced for sale on auction or in shops etc that other members may be interested in,post it here and say where it is
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Members Feedback

Had a good or bad trade with another member leave your comments here. BOCN accepts no responsibility for comments posted . Keep comments clean and no bullying
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WANTED Let other members know what you want,they may have a spare

Wanted Items

Missing something for your collection,post your request in this section someone may have a spare. but please make sure it is Inert/Legal to own before posting NO LIVE AMMUNITION/WEAPONS IN ANY FORM ARE TO BE SOLD HERE.Any such items will be removed The B.O.C.N will accept no responsibility for items listed in this section .Sellers/buyers you list your items at your own risk.
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BOOK and FILM REVIEWS Post any reviews/comments on appropriate reading or films here.

Recommend Your Favourite Books/Films Here

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Blogs

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