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by indy1919a4
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: .22 Caliber Military Trainer
Topic: Any One Own or Shoot a 1912 Ross .22 Cadet??
Replies: 1
Views: 57
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Any One Own or Shoot a 1912 Ross .22 Cadet??

I picked one up, and after taking a bit to figure out how it works. I would like to confirm some suspicions about operating it..???
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: The USMC Hospital Corpsman Knife
Replies: 9
Views: 4513
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Re: The USMC Hospital Corpsman Knife

WHat a neat blade...
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 18, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Not Military but a neat gun STANDARD ARMS MODEL G 1910s
Replies: 2
Views: 109
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Re: Not Military but a neat gun STANDARD ARMS MODEL G 1910s

Meant to include this in the original post

Fun Youtube with a partial disassembly of the gun..

https://videos.utahgunexchange.com/watc ... v2OHN.html

Someone shooting one, with a few problems

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERIa_CikpGU
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Italian Arditi assault M16 fighting knife
Replies: 3
Views: 67
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Re: Italian Arditi assault M16 fighting knife

well you are right, that is the almost part :)
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 11
Views: 275
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

Italians used captured ones a lot during the war. I hate to sound obtuse here, but which war :) Ww1 Well you got me thinking here, so I pose a question to OP.. Did these blades have a second life in WW 2 as an official issued weapon??? Seems like no one in Eastern Europe threw a weapon away,, they ...
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Not Military but a neat gun STANDARD ARMS MODEL G 1910s
Replies: 2
Views: 109
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Not Military but a neat gun STANDARD ARMS MODEL G 1910s

Came across an unusual rifle at the Orlando Gun Show, A Standard Arms Model G. Never saw one in the flesh so to speak. Real neat rifle. Made before the 20s. Because of the engravings, it looked like a custom gun.. But seems they made all of them that way.. The G models allowed for switching between ...
by indy1919a4
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Italian Arditi assault M16 fighting knife
Replies: 3
Views: 67
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Re: Italian Arditi assault M16 fighting knife

Wow that almost looks like one of those Imperial Roman daggers...
by indy1919a4
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 11
Views: 275
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

Oh I am interested in seeing them.. That is about the prices I see over here in this country.. Considering how easy these are to ship, that makes sense ..

Many thanks for the education and sharing..

take care

Mike
by indy1919a4
Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 11
Views: 275
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

Italians used captured ones a lot during the war. I hate to sound obtuse here, but which war :) Only over the past few years have I become aware of the amount of arms that went back and forth in the the south eastern Europe during and between WW1 & WW 2. IE the M95 rifle looked down upon for years ...
by indy1919a4
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 11
Views: 275
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

My I ask what is the going price for one over there.. I see people over here asking about 125 dollars for them here.. The knife looks built like they would last 300 years And maybe a few photos of those ammo cans :) ??? when the handles are up are they in the middle of the box or slightly offset lik...
by indy1919a4
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Lost Battalion Cspan3 tour of site battlefield
Replies: 3
Views: 145
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Re: Lost Battalion Cspan3 tour of site battlefield

Finally saw and read those, that was neat, The battlefields were amazing how much is still there. But there are American Civil War battlefields were firing pits and mine craters still exist.
by indy1919a4
Mon Oct 15, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 11
Views: 275
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

wow, I have seen the top photo before... Nice that you can ID the photo so close to your home..

And there you are, there is the front soldier with both knife & bayonet.

Real nice photos.. thanks for posting these.
by indy1919a4
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 11
Views: 275
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

Wow, never seen those before. Those are just butcher blades. I am assuming they were issued??? So would One carry one of these instead of a bayonet or in addition to a bayonet????
by indy1919a4
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth Pistols
Topic: Early DA Webkey
Replies: 3
Views: 268
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Re: Early DA Webkey

ha ha ha ...
by indy1919a4
Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth Pistols
Topic: Early DA Webkey
Replies: 3
Views: 268
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Re: Early DA Webkey

wow that is a beauty, I do need one of those to Ride with Custer to the Little Big Horn,, In Double action mode what kind of trigger pull does it have...???

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