Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by M67
Sun Nov 18, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars
Replies: 15
Views: 180
Slovenia

Re: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars

And 2. tank brigade was formed in USSR from 600 members from 1. armored brigade from Afrika and German POW in Russia. 2 nd tank brigade main weapon was T-34!
by M67
Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars
Replies: 15
Views: 180
Slovenia

Re: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars

1. armored (tank) brigade, Afrika, organised mostly from Slovenians from British POW camps (former Italian soldiers) because in tahat time 1/3 of Slovenia was under Italian ocupation after ww1. In 1944 they started campaign from Dalmacia and concluded in Trst and Austria. Consist of 3 tank batalion ...
by M67
Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: M1 Carbine
Topic: M1 carbine 30 rounds magazine
Replies: 7
Views: 99
Slovenia

M1 carbine 30 rounds magazine

Today, I had the opportunity to buy more magazines for my M1 carbine. I have 15 rounds magazine, so I bought 30 rounds. The seller from Germany had more. I took it from a wrapped paper. I photographed him on the original WW2 US Army shirt because of the olive color. I wonder what time period this ma...
by M67
Sat Nov 17, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars
Replies: 15
Views: 180
Slovenia

Re: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars

I am sure that this foto is not from Balkan area. Looks like somewhere in Russia, Poland or Ukraina.. Partisans from Slovenia worn diferent "uniforms" and caps. Some photo from Slovenia and other parts of Yugoslavia with British and US weapons. Interesting one - young Partisan, British instruktor an...
by M67
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars
Replies: 15
Views: 180
Slovenia

Re: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars

The look of that rifle told the story ..it was there, twice. Old beaten war horse. However, all original. I addded just old canvas sling later on.
by M67
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars
Replies: 15
Views: 180
Slovenia

My SMLE No1 MkIII* veteran of two world wars

No1 MkIII* veteran from WW1 and WW2 I would like to say hello to all members here on this SRF and subforum. I have been reading British Empire and Commonwealth forum for a long time before I decided to present my SMLE (ShtLE) here. I know that she is in very bad shape, but you have to take into cons...
by M67
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:48 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: WW I Museum
Replies: 4
Views: 144
Slovenia

Re: WW I Museum

Amazing! Great that you can visit and see all this exponats from ww1 in Kansas.
by M67
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: German Pistols
Topic: Vis 35 Radom
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Slovenia

Re: Vis 35 Radom

Beautiful pistol! I would like to add one in my collection. But here they are quite rare and expensive. It is very narrow and at the same time it has an excellent grip on the handle. One of the best during the second war.
by M67
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Austrian Rifles
Topic: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Slovenia

Re: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches

Our local market, local military collectionar events and mostly my own local area finds- old attics, old houses.
by M67
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:40 am
Forum: Austrian Rifles
Topic: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Slovenia

Re: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches

Darn your eyes, you have posted that metal ammo pouch before and I have just gotten over needing some.. and now you do it all over again.. Those are so wonderful. The photo of them with the card board ammo packages are just so instructive.. I wonder in the day what the price was to make a metal amm...
by M67
Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: Austrian Rifles
Topic: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Slovenia

Re: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches

two clips in one card ammo package and this card board into each pocket of the pouch.
by M67
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Austrian Rifles
Topic: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Slovenia

Re: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches

And the most interesting Ersatz metal pouches with ammo package from 1917.
by M67
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Austrian Rifles
Topic: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Slovenia

Re: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches

Bolgarian post war pouches. Two different types.
by M67
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: Austrian Rifles
Topic: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Slovenia

Re: Mannlicher M95 ammo pouches

post ww1 war pouches, Austrian types, canvas and leather.

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